Detroit MC / producer Illa J and U.K neo soul artist Harleighblu serve up some serious summer vibes with their collaborative album, Hideout. Building off of a mellow fusion of soul, hip hop and jazz influences, Harleighblu’s captivating vocals and delivery are the perfect complement to Illa J’s classic Yancey boy flow and production chops on the beats. Clocking in at 11 tracks, this latest release if full of smooth bass lines, hard hitting flows, beautiful melodies and drums that knock, making this project a must have for your playlist selections.
Illa J and Harleighblu first connected back in 2017 while both filming performances for COLORS Berlin. They quickly became friends and fans of each other artistry. This friendship eventually led to the creation of Hideout, recorded in an impressive 10 day stretch at the famous Hideout Studio in Las Vegas.
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