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Bilal Speaks Of New CD

Bilal Speaks Of New CD

Bilal Sayeed Oliver (born August 23, 1979), better known mononymously as Bilal, is an American singer-songwriter, musician and producer. He is currently an independent artist residing in New York City. He is so talented that in many circles he is known as the singer’s singer. Bilal is noted for his wide vocal range, his work across multiple genres, and his live performances. He has been well received, both nationally and internationally, with an extensive list of collaborations including Common,Erykah Badu, Jay-Z, Beyoncé, Guru, J Dilla, Robert Glasper, The Roots, and many more. Bilal Oliver fans everywhere will be more than happy to hear that the multi talented singer songwriter is working on his latest project, bilal said “I’m putting out a record in June with Adrian Younge on E1. [The Butterfly sessions] came while I was in the middle of finishing that. I love to work with these cats, and I’m pretty sure I’ll work with them in the future. For now, I’m just finishing up my current project.” The name of the project is In Another Life…. I’m sure he will give more details about his latest efforts in days to come until then, this bit of news will have to do…..Check out the live performance of Sirens. Enjoy!

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Bilal – SIRENS II

Bilal – SIRENS II

Fresh off his last CD, A Love Surreal, “Sirens II” is the first single from his latest project produced by Adrian Younge with co -production by A Tribe Called Quest’s Ali Shaheed Muhammed. The CD is due out the first part of 2015. “Sirens II” is a rework of the Adrian Younge Presents: Something About April standout “Sirens” which was famously sampled on Jay Z’s “Picasso Baby. Bilal wrecks shop once again. “Sirens, sirens, sirens. Sirens have come to take you away”, croons Bilal. Fans like my self will be on pins and needles awaiting the art this young master has to unleash. Take a listen to Sirens II. Enjoy

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