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NICK HAKIM

WILL THIS MAKE ME GOOD

ato records



2lp

Released: 29th May 2020

£26.99


looser and smokier than its impressive predecessor, hakim's sophomore is a woozy, lo-fi wonder that swirls around his singular, soulful voice.

In 2017, Hakim’s debut album, the critically acclaimed Green Twins, announced the singer-songwriter as an idiosyncratic talent, making music that resists genre classification. You could work a song of his into an HBO original series, as 'Insecure' did; you could smoke to it and wonder about your ego; you could slow dance with the person you love—it’s not versatility, so much as a lack of boundaries and a strong sense of intuition. Ffo jordan rakei, tom misch and moses sumney. “stark, elegant, and beautifully emotive […] a thrilling, timely reminder that true art shines brightest when it emerges from the darkest skies” - clash music

James Cooper says: “This totally sits in the trippy space between Prince & D’Angelo. I’m defo riding off into the sunset to this one…”


 

WILL THIS MAKE ME GOOD

Tracklist

  1. ALL THESE CHANGES
  2. WTMMG
  3. BOUNCING
  4. LET IT OUT
  5. QADIR
  6. ALL THESE INSTRUMENTS
  7. DRUM THING
  8. INCENT TYLER
  9. CRUMPY
  10. Lacjkl;ajclaj
  11. GODS DIRTY WORK
  12. SEEING DOUBLE
  13. WHOO