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afropunk mixtape #060: download power

December 2, 2019
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It’s hard to sum up a year that’s seen rising oppression the world over at the same time as globe-spanning networks fighting for racial, economic, and ecological justice. It’s harder still to sum up a decade full of the same extremes. The one clear lesson is that the power is in these global networks and it is ours for the taking. This month, we’ve collected a set of artists who break all available molds, from icons like The Fever 333, Rico Nasty, and Brittany Howard to AFROPUNK favs like HXLT, ALIGNS, and Black Pantera, let this month’s mixtape be your soundtrack as you Download Power.

01. Intro: Stokely Charmichael, 1966
02. The Fever 333 – Kingdom
03. Interlude: HXLT, 2019
04. HXLT – Youth Attack
05. Moses Sumney – Virile
06. Clipping. (feat. Counterfeit Madison) – All In Your Head
07. Interlude: Counterfeit Madison, 2019
08. Rico Nasty – Cold
09. Ho99o9 – Wifi Punx
10. Mura Masa ft. Slowthai – Deal Wiv It
11. Interlude: MTA Protest, 2019
13. Crystal Axis – Nyayo House
14. Interlude: Matthew Morgan & Jocelyn Cooper, 2019
15. Black Pantera – O Sexto Dia
17. Brittany Howard – 13th Century Metal