Erykah Badu Turns Kanye West’s ‘Real Friends’ Into ‘Trill Friends’ on New Remix
She also plays with Whodini's 1984 classic "Friends"
Erykah Badu appreciates good rap, so it’s a welcome Tuesday surprise to hear that she’s recorded a spiritual sequel to her revelatory “Hotline Bling” remix with a take on Kanye West’s latest track, “Real Friends.” The new remix, “Trill Friends,” which also riffs on Whodini’s “Friends,” is a pretty stellar song for something the But You Caint Use My Phone singer claims she made while “messin round this mornin” according to the SoundCloud description. That same description claims that the remix will feature on her upcoming mixtape, THIS $h!t TOO EASY. Listen below.