Bilal has launched a brand new album that he recorded in partnership with Brooklyn-based recording studio and music channel HighBreedMusic. The album, VOYAGE-19, was written and recorded over the span of three days in August, with the musicians contributing remotely from their residence studios. For the album, Bilal recruited Erykah Badu, Cory Henry, Madison McFerrin, Robert Glasper, Marcus Strickland, Nick Hakim, and dozens of different musicians. Test it out here by way of Bandcamp.
In Could, Erykah Badu made an look on one other HighBreedMusic launch, Slingbaum’s debut album Slingbaum One. She sang on the observe “Behoove,” alongside D’Angelo. Bilal’s earlier studio album, In Another Life, was launched in 2015.