South African musician Nakhane has announced a new album: Bastard Jargon is due March 3 via BMG. The follow-up to You Will Not Die will include all four songs from Nakhane’s brand new Leading Lines EP, which is out today. Take a listen to the new EP and find the Bastard Jargon tracklist artwork below.
In a statement on their new album, Nakhane said:
It’s an existential sex album. Almost every song on it has some kind of wink towards sex. It’s not necessarily a seductive, come to me, bedroom eyes kind of sex—it’s much more inquisitive, psychological sex. When I wrote You Will Not Die it was at the end of my relationship with Christianity, and then when I wrote Bastard Jargon I’d moved to London and I threw myself into just wanting to feel good.
Guests on Bastard Jargon include Perfume Genius and Nile Rodgers. Read the track review for the Perfume Genius collaboration, “Do You Well.”
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01 The Caring
02 Tell Me Your Politik [ft. Moonchild Sanelly and Nile Rodgers]
03 The Conjecture
04 Hold Me Down
05 Hear Me Moan
06 Do You Well [ft. Perfume Genius]
07 My Ma Was Good
08 You’ve Got Me (Living Again)
09 Standing in Our Way
10 If You Were to Complain