"They say money make the world go round/
I got nothing in my pocket/
still kicking it the old school style/
don't care who's watching"- Tau Benah
The (first world problems) sad life of a logical elitist is that generally good music (see: PartyNextDoor) gets relegated to the dark recesses of occasional play in favor of truly transcendent acts (see: Raury). Fair? No. Effective at curating a rolodex of timeless artists? Definitely.
That brings us to 21 year old Tau Benah's hypnotically groovy debut song "Hey Hey". Straight from North West London (No Kimye), Benah's sleek wispy voice glides over R-Kay's smooth production.
Premiered on London's i-D Magazine, here is the U.S. debut of CULTUREDAPPROVED artist Tau Benah's first song, "Hey Hey":