Mach-Hommy Announces New Album, Recruits Kaytranada and 03 Greedo for New Song ‘#Richaxxhaitian’

    Mach-Hommy has announced a new album, #RICHAXXHAITIAN, which will drop on May 17, the day before Haitian Flag Day. The follow-up to 2021’s Pray for Haiti and Balens Cho (Hot Candles) features guest spots from Black Thought, Roc Marciano, Your Old Droog, Tha God Fahim, 03 Greedo, HEPHZIBAH, and Big Cheeko, as well as production from Conductor Williams, Kaytranada, Quelle Chris, Sadhu Gold, and more. The title track, produced by Kaytranada and featuring 03 Greedo, is out now. Check it out below.

    In a statement, Mach-Hommy said:

    All the people I worked with are people who I know and who I’ve worked with before. I like to deal with like-minded creatives. Even if the person has their own panache or je nais se quoi that they bring to the table, there has to be a thread of commonality between us in order for the work to sustain. And not to mention they’re fucking talented, exceptionally gifted at what they do, and the ear that they possess.

    …I’ve always wanted to rep for Haiti and the cultural and intellectual richness we’ve provided the world. From our musical styles like kontradans that have influenced world music, our natural resources which provide so much raw material for so many important advancements in technology, our thinkers that pioneered philosophical movements and Black pride, and our spiritual leaders who kept the religious traditions of Guinea alive and intact, the religious traditions of Ayiti…

    Konstantinos Pappis
    Konstantinos Pappis
    Konstantinos Pappis is a writer, journalist, and music editor at Our Culture. His work has also appeared in Pitchfork, GIGsoup, and other publications. He currently lives in Athens, Greece.

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