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Kali Uchis' "After The Storm" pulls from funk influences and finds the singer right in her groove.
It has been known
that Kali Uchis
and ...org/artists/137321239/tyler-the-creator">Tyler, The Creator
are dynamite on a track together. Tyler's gravel-gargled rhymes alongside her peachy-sweet tone just work perfectly. But with the singer's debut album on the way, Uchis is diversifying her sound with the infusion of some funk.
The Colombia-born siren floats on her latest track, "After The Storm," with significant assists from both Tyler and funk music legend Bootsy Collins
. Uchis compels her fans, as well as herself, to be their own knight in shining armor on the BADBADNOTGOOD-produced track. The slow-burning banger sounds like something straight out of a smoky '70s melodrama.
"If you need a hero / Just look in the mirror," Kali sings, with Bootsy peppering in supporting vocals and ad libs.
Tyler, The Creator serves up his guest verse with syncopated accuracy, adding a reference to his Flower Boy
album in the process — a project where he recently expanded his own artistic scope.
Prior to creating the song, Uchis connected with Bootsy via Twitter and made a trip to his Ohio studio (where it was recorded).
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