journey to the heavens in the gorgeous video for “art rap” experimental group young fathers’s “lord”

November 22, 2017
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Mecury Prize winners Young Fathers describe their music as “art rap,” but the gospel choir-assisted track is unlike anything you have ever heard. “For me, the video stemmed from… Like how do you describe an emotion, clearly and precisely when you’re completely immersed in it all? An act of internal withdrawal from the outside world, when all you need from the outside world is for someone, anyone, to show they care.” Young Fathers’ Alloysious Massaquoi explains.