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Sounds Behind The Power: Lotic's Favourite Albums
Aimee Armstrong , August 22nd, 2018 08:35

Ahead of their appearance at this year's Unsound Festival, Lotic speaks to Aimee Armstrong about the 13 records that inspired them through life and music


Erykah Badu - New Amerykah part I
This is an underrated masterpiece. I'm so mad that this isn't canon at this point. It's just genius. For me it's a big deal because she's one of my favourite artists, and here she got political as fuck. She got political in a really feminine way too. She wrote this almost from the perspective of motherhood, wanting the world to be better. I'm so happy that she talks about it from a black perspective. Every time I listen to this album it sounds new to me.