Tinashe Says We Need It appears that Tinashe is favoring transparency these days, at least in terms of her political and cultural beliefs. Add to Chrome. Sign in. Home Local Classifieds.
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Between and , Tinashe was a member of the girl group the Stunners. Following their disbandment, she released the positively-reviewed self-recorded mixtapes In Case We Die and Reverie Her debut single, " 2 On ", reached number one on the Rhythmic airplay chart, and peaked at number 24 on the Billboard Hot
Each month , we run down the most memorable clips and celebrate artists who are breaking ground with their visuals or choreography. The rapper delivers raspy, fast-paced diatribes in the vein of the Prodigy or Death Grips , as warped jungle beats crackle behind him. Since dropping Songs for You last year, Tinashe has been dialing in to a more carefree groove, releasing songs and videos at her own pace. All the while, a drone camera also bright pink tails behind her, and the video occasionally shifts into a fish-eye view that feels beamed in from a vintage Hype Williams clip.
She parted ways with RCA in , the label she announced signing to seven years prior. If the last few years of her existence focused on achieving creative and contractual freedom, seems to be about transparency. Over the phone, the Songs for You singer is as passionate about changing systemic racism in the music industry as she is about Black Lives Matter protests.