JELANI BLACKMAN – BRIXTON

“I always hated talking about my personal life in music,” explains Jelani Blackman.  “It made me feel too exposed and vulnerable so I just wrote things that kind of related to me but nothing specific. Starting to get better at sharing cos I realise you just have to be honest with yourself.”  To that end,…

JELANI BLACKMAN – NOBODY’S SON

“‘Nobody’s Son’ makes me feel strong,” says Jelani Blackman, “because of the lyrics but also because it’s the first track I’ve put out independently and the feeling is so different. Right now is probably the clearest I’ve felt about a song saying something about me. It’s about being your own person and growing up in…

JELANI BLACKMAN – GO LOW

Jelani Blackman drops a visual for new track ‘Go Low’ Ft. NewAgeMuzik.  Released via AMF Records, ‘Go Low’ kicks off with a lurching, bass-heavy beat over which a tuned-down Blackman drops deep, confident bars leading into an arrestingly simple, infectious hook.  The colourful, dynamic video comes courtesy of London-based creative agency Paq.  “Every video I’ve done so far has been…