Watch Ill Camille Perform For NPR's "Tiny Desk" Concert Series
Ill Camille's music awakens a succoring feeling of peace and somber yet hopeful consciousness. Her album Heirloom feeds the belly of hip-hop often starved by mainstream musicians. The album takes listeners directly to Compton, providing vibrant images of family, friends, community and Black culture, exploring themes ranging from black womanhood, strength, disparity, love and beyond.
Released on March 6 2017 through Jakarta Records, Heirloom flawlessly showcases Ill Camille's lyrical talent and for NPR's Tiny Desk concert series, the artist performed a few tracks with a the assistance of a live band.
For NPR, Ill Camille performed 4 songs featured on Heirloom accompanied by live musicians in true Tiny Desk fashion. She is joined by Iman Omari on keys, Greg Paul on drums), Aneesa Strings on (bass) and Damani Nkosi's partnering vocals. Watch the entire performance below.