Published Feb 22, 2016Willow Smith is back with more music since delivering the surprise Ardipithecus LP in December, though the track has apparently been hanging on the backburner for a few years. All the same, you can stream the recently uncovered "Jimi" online now.
While Ardipithecus bounced between genres fairly fluidly, "Jimi" finds Smith exploring neo-soul territory. Produced by AzZI, it features a chilled snare clack and velvet-soft synths supporting the singer's musing on the past, present and future.
"Intelligence is the key," she notes, adding that unlocking your mind may let you transcend time.
It gets a little metaphysical, and you can check out the track below.