AOTY 2023

Birds and the BEE9

Sampa the Great - Birds and the BEE9
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Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 24 ratings
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November 10, 2017 / Release Date
Mixtape / Format
- / Label
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Redoing this reviews but it’s only gonna be a mini one
Sampa is really fuckn underrated. She does fusion of hip hop and southern African music so well it’s impressive. She delivers great lyrics and sticks to an introspective theme, discussing blackness and the inner voice. ‘Bye River’ is a masterpiece on one of the best on the album but ‘Rhymes To The East’ and ‘Casper’ get me excited. I love Sampa the Great, she has given us 2 amazing projects ... read more


Very good


awesome great music rapper lyrical poetry

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Track List

  1. Healing
  2. Flowers (feat. REMI)
  3. Protect Your Queen
  4. Rhymes to the East
  5. Can I Get a Key
  6. Black Girl Magik (feat. Nicole Gumbe)
  7. Casper (feat. Syreneyiscreamy)
  8. Karma the Villain
  9. Bye River
  10. Inner Voice (feat. Mwanje Tembo)
  11. The Truth
  12. I Am Me
  13. Healer (feat. Zaachariaha)

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Added on: November 7, 2017