Paris 96 (Theophilus London x Jesse Boykins III) – “Afternoon” | New Music

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It’s been a few years in the making, but today Theophilus London and Jesse Boykins III reconnect as new musical juggernaut Paris 96 and bring us the first taster from their forthcoming EP.

Perusers of this cultural outlet will already be aware of the musical stylings of the Trinidad-Born Brooklyn-raised rapper and the nomadic soul singer-songwriter and the music the two have made in the past (“Cold Pillow”,”Humdrum Town”, “She Is Forever” etc), fast forward to 2013 and the two forward thinking artists have put together a collection of material that will arrive in April, as a taster of what you can expect, wrap your ears around “Afternoon” below…

Listen To: Paris 96 “Afternoon”

What a way to kick off the new project, the pulsing cocktail of soulful and sultry vocals, grimy, swagged out yet melodic soundbed and self-assured, confident raps is pure magic. Bring on April!