Mick Jenkins Returns with ‘Elephant in the Room’ Album

Written by on October 29, 2021

After highlighting The Circus our society has turn into final yr, Mick Jenkins is formally again in motion with the discharge of his new album, Elephant within the Room.

“This album is an try to handle varied unstated private and/or common truths. And the way they’ve affected me and may have an effect on these round me,” Mick Jenkins says in a Notes entry on an interactive website (password: Carefree) he launched with the mission. “From my estranged relationship with my father to friendships that don’t really feel the identical anymore to the much more fundamental concept of acknowledging that I need assistance. We turn into accustomed to permitting none progressive qualities and truths to occupy a lot area in our lives just by ignoring them, or ignoring them regardless of them being proper in our faces! I intend to face a number of of these dormant points/matters head-ons within the hopes that others can, on the very least, determine with the areas I’ve grown from.”

A 12-track launch, together with the previously-released “Contacts,” “Truffles” and “Scottie Pippen” singles, the album consists of contributions from Saba, Monte Booker, Thelonious Martin, Renzell, Tee-Watt, serpentwithfeet, and others.

  1. “The Valley of the Shadow of Demise” (prod. Tee-Watt, Thelonious Martin & Renzell)
  2. “Issues You May Die For If Doing Whereas Black” ft. Ben Hixon (prod. Renzell)
  3. “Stiff Arm” ft. Ayinde Cartman & Tiffany Lance (prod. Renzell)
  4. “Contacts” (prod. Eli Brown, Rascal & Tae Beast)
  5. “Scottie Pippen” (prod. Kiran Kai, Jack Polley, Joe Armon-Jones, Oliver Simeon Sarkar Samuels, Oscar Jerome Laurence & Otto Maralot)
  6. “Gucci Tried To Inform Me” (prod. Lophiile)
  7. “D.U.I.” ft. greenSLLIME (prod. Tee-Watt)
  8. “Velocity Racer” ft. Tiffany Lance (prod. Saba)
  9. “Truffles” (prod. Monte Booker & Renzell)
  10. “Is, This Cigarettes” (prod. LeRoyce & Tee-Watt)
  11. “Reflection” (prod. Renzell)
  12. “Rug Burn” ft. serpentwithfeet (prod. Tee-Watt)

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