Legendary producer Easy Mo Bee remixes Kindred The Family Soul‘s
soul lament “Take A Look Around”, featuring Bilal & BJ The Chicago
Kid. Mo Bee’s track gives the song a crispy, headnod feel, while
the singers address the many perils facing our society today.
The remix is streaming now via his SoundCloud page, so
follow him there and stay tuned for more exclusives.
Moonsatellite – Bilal “Love It (Glow Green Remix)” : Download It!
Moonsatellite takes Bilal‘s classic single “Love It” to brand
new dimensions with the “Glow Green Remix”. The track
juxtaposes progressive sonic textures & otherworldly
drum programming with Bilal’s distinctive singing
approach, offering a futuristic take on modern
soul. The remix is available now for free
download, & precedes Moon’s new
beat tape MARTIAN GRAFFITI,
which drops on April 22.
Bilal creatively stretches out with “Catch What I’m Throwing”, an
unreleased track produced by musical allies Steve Mckie and Adam Blackstone. The track also features Robert Glasper
on keys and Philly multi-talent Chuck Treece on guitar, &
is shared in anticipation of Bilal‘s forthcoming LP A
Love Surreal, which comes out on February 26
and can be pre-ordered now via iTunes.
Bilal, Karriem Riggins, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson and Orchestra
pay tribute to the one and only J Dilla with a sweeping rendition of
“Reminisce”. The video is from Suite For Ma Dukes, a concert that
was held on Sunday, February 22, 2009 & featured appearances
by Maureen “Ma Dukes” Yancey, Posdnous of De La Soul, Dwele, Amp Fiddler, Common, Talib Kweli and more. Mochilla Presents Timeless: Suite For Ma
Dukes is available now at your
Bilal lets you in on the creation of his new album,
kicking off his “Welcome To A Love Surreal” web
series. Part 1 reveals the beginnings of the new
release, which is due for release on February
26 and can be pre-ordered now on iTunes.
Robert Glasper talks with Out Da Box TV about the love and
success generated by his Black Radio LP, which features Bilal, Lalah Hathaway, Yasiin Bey, KING & more. The
ambitious album has received strong numbers on
many different charts, award nominations and
huge acclaim and support, and Vol. 2 is on
the way. Visit and subscribe to Out Da
Box‘s YouTube channel for more
episodes and interviews.
Bilal speaks with Vikter Duplaix on Salvador Dali inspirations
& recalls creative moments from his catalog. He also reveals
the sound of his forthcoming LP A Love Surreal, and plays
a very quick snippet of a new jam. Bilal & Vikter worked
together for their exclusive The Retrospection mixtape,
which you can grab here & here as a free download.
Bilal – The Retrospection Mixtape, Curated By Vikter Duplaix : Download It!
Bilal sits down with Vikter Duplaix for a candid interview
on genre, family, inspiration, science & more. The duo
recently collaborated for the new Bilal mixtape The
Retrospection, which Vikter curated. The mix can
be downloaded here via Facebook & precedes Bilal‘s forthcoming album A Love Surreal,
which is due to drop on February 12.
Bilal implores listeners to get “Back To Love” with
his breezy new single, available exclusively via Essence Magazine. The single is from his
forthcoming LP A Love Surreal, which
is due to drop on February 12, & a
video for the track is on the way.
Bilal prefaces his forthcoming LP A Love Surreal with The Retrospection Mixtape, curated by Vikter Duplaix.
The mix brings together classic favorites, hidden
gems, & rare unreleaseds for both new and
experienced Bilal listeners to enjoy,
& is available for free download
via his Facebook page.