Kweku Collins

Kweku Collins – “Home Tree” ft. Femdot

On his first single since the genre-bending EP grey, Kweku Collins pairs with fellow Chicagoland spitter Femdot for "Home Tree." Over wandering muddy guitar, Collins alternates between crooning…
Tosten Burks / December 1, 2017

Stream Kweku Collins’ New EP grey

Friday's throng of new music also includes Kweku Collins' new EP grey, his follow-up to his exceptional 2016 project Nat Love. The multifaceted Illinois native's new release comes…
Brian Josephs / April 28, 2017

SXSW 2017 Gallery: SPIN Portraits with Danny Brown, Kelela, Mastodon, Lil Yachty, and More

For five days and nights at SXSW 2017, SPIN, VIBE and Stereogum hosted the Mazda Studio at Empire, featuring dozens of stand-out performances from established…
SPIN Staff / March 20, 2017

SXSW 2017: Kweku Collins Talks Upcoming grey EP, Ta-Nehisi Coates, and Being a Black Introvert

With the reality of the internet, "scenes" and "genres" feel like they're becoming increasingly outdated concepts. Consider Lil Uzi Vert's quest to blend hip-hop and emo signifiers…
Brian Josephs / March 16, 2017

SPIN SXSW 2017 Showcases at Mazda Studio at Empire: Mastodon, Danny Brown, Lil Yachty, and More

SPIN, VIBE and Stereogum (in conjunction with Mazda) have united to celebrate artistry and innovation in music and technology at the 2017 SXSW conference in…
SPIN / March 7, 2017

New Music: Kweku Collins – “International Business Trip”

Kweku Collins is preparing to release a new EP entitled grey that's expected to drop sometime this spring. While the project doesn't yet have a release date, what…
Brian Josephs / March 1, 2017

New Music: oddCouple – Liberation

The next man up from Chicago's parade of burgeoning talent is Milwaukee-born producer oddCouple, whose work incorporates the Windy City's soul and jazz legacies. After…
Brian Josephs / November 10, 2016

New Music: oddCouple – “Love Above” ft. Jamila Woods & Kweku Collins

Chicago's young talent has had a strong Q2 and Q3 with Mick Jenkins, Jamila Woods, and Joey Purp all releasing exceptional projects. On November 11, Chicago-based producer…
Brian Josephs / November 1, 2016