This past Tuesday (2/5), Jamila Woods released a video for a new track entitled “ZORA.” She has also announced a new album, ‘LEGACY! LEGACY!’, which is set to release on May 10th. This will be Woods’s first album since her 2016 project ‘HEAVN.’
The Chicago singer and poet delivers a powerful performance on her latest track. Over a smooth beat she sings in her signature style. Her lyrics describe how she breaks the mold of the standard singer. Her unique sound definitely brings something new to the space of R&B.
The tracklist for her upcoming album ‘LEGACY! LEGACY!’ includes 13 tracks, all named after famous black icons, including “BASQUIAT,” “BALDWIN,” and “EARTHA.” Her first single “ZORA” is named after the acclaimed writer, Zora Neale Hurston. The album will include features from Saba, Nico Segal, Nitty Scott, Jasminfire, and theMIND.
Stay tuned for Jamila Woods’s upcoming album, but until then check out the music video for her latest track “ZORA.”