Fresh track from Ghostface and Canadian jazz group, BADBADNOTGOOD.
Most of you guys probably know Ghostface Killah at this point — the man is a legend, after all. But not a lot of folks know about BADBADNOTGOOD — including myself until just now — so here’s a little more info on them from AllMusic:
Toronto, Ontario-based trio BadBadNotGood are a jazz group consisting ofMatthew Tavares on keyboards and synthesizer, Chester Hansen on bass guitar, and Alexander Sowinski on drums. BadBadNotGood initially attracted attention with their jazz interpretations of hip-hop tracks, leading them to work with artists such as Tyler, the Creator and Frank Ocean. The outfit first came together when the bandmembers met at the Humber College jazz program in Toronto, sharing a love for both jazz and hip-hop. During their college years, they performed a piece based upon the music of Odd Future, which they uploaded to YouTube. It attracted many views and was spotted by Tyler, the Creator from Odd Future. In 2011, BadBadNotGood released their debut album, BBNG, via Bandcamp. It included covers of music by Odd Future, A Tribe Called Quest, and Waka Flocka Flame and was recorded in just one three-hour session…[read more]