NEW: Akes ft. Nolay - Black And Proud - Prod by. Mr Allen
This new drop comes in courtesy of Wolverhampton's Akes and Croydon Grime legend Nolay as they join forces on the moving new single 'Black and Proud'. A deep, meaningful piece of music which has been written and delivered in connection with Black History Month. The track serves a dual purpose of education and empowerment, confronting uncomfortable truths of oppression while celebrating Black identity and culture.
'Black and Proud' allows WV talent Akes to reflect on the enduring legacy of slavery, colonialism and the censorship of Black music,. Flowing expertly over piano-led production which comes in courtesy of the talented Mr Allen, the track then moves into the highly gifted and reputable Nolay addressing Black listeners directly with a flurry of positive affirmations.
This one arrives with power and purpose, and is definitely worth your time. Take it in below, and let us know your thoughts.