Long-suffering Elzhi fans (myself included) can finally rejoice: He’s got a new album called Lead Poison coming out in May. Today we’re treated to the first taste of the project: “February,” a soulful, sentimental gem which hears Elzhi wax poetic about how the changing seasons also signals change in peoples’ lives — for better or for worse. He also pays tribute to his good friend J Dilla, who passed away around this time nine years ago.

Stream below…

[Mass Appeal]

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