Robert Glasper, Trace Martin, and Kamasi Washington join together again at the Jazz/Hip-Hop Collective Dinner to reveal their second joint album, Mysterious society. The complete follow-up to their 2020 self-titled debut with 9 Wonder, and its subsequent Grammy-nominated reimagining. sweetarriving April 14th.
The 9-track LP boasts contributions from Ant Clemons and Tank (of Tank and the Bangas) as well as singers Phoelix and Arin Ray on three songs each. The last three artists return to collaborators from the group’s previous work, while Clemons’ Dinner Party debuted on the Soundwave-produced single “Crazy” in March. Check out the full track listing and album artwork for Washington’s sister Amani Washington below.
Dinner Party previewed the album further with the group’s second offering, the Arin Ray-assisted track “For Granted”. The ethereal love song still manages to stay grounded despite an utterly divine piano loop and airy saxophone flourish thanks to the R&B singer’s sexy influences and ever-flowing water sample. stream below.
The group will test out their new songs first with appearances at Coachella weekends in April. Browse for tickets and deals for all upcoming Dinner Party shows via StubHub, orders are 100% guaranteed through StubHub’s FanProtect Program.
dinner party Mysterious society It will drop on April 14th. Pre-orders are ongoing.
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