New: M.I.A. – “Come Walk With Me,” New Album Called MATANGI?

M.I.A.
Need more awesome? Listen to our FAVORITE SONGS OF 2014. Make sure you don't miss any tunes: FOLLOW US ON TWITTER.

M.I.A. took to Twitter on Sunday and posted a two minute clip featuring a brand new track called “Come Walk With Me.” The video comes with the inscription “MATANGI 2012,” which seems to suggest that M.I.A.’s new album will be called Matangi (the artist’s birth name). We wouldn’t be surprised if the final product is stylized as /\/\ /\ ✝ /\ /\/ ௹ or something. /s

Where excellent early single “Bad Girls” seemed to bridge M.I.A.’s poppier sensibility with the visceral immediacy of her first two albums, the first 100 seconds of “Come Walk With Me” recalls 2010′s MAYA, what with its liberal use of autotune and its psychotic and kinetic (yet somewhat aimless) nature. It’s clear, however, that this is far from a finished product, but this and “Bad Girls” are our only clues to Matangi.

M.I.A. – “Come Walk With Me”

What did you think?
 126  40  16  22
fight-or-flight-remix
Remixes

The three Chicago M.C.’s unite for a poignant remix of Herb’s Welcome to Fazoland cut

READ MORE
egagge23
Videos

Hear another song Lupe recorded for non-profit org, Stand Up to Cancer

READ MORE
bojack-horseman-exclusive-trailer-debut_bghe
News

Hear the theme song for the amazing new Netflix show courtesy of the Black Keys drummer

READ MORE
thomyorke-dj-608x608
Music

Anyone in attendance at the Roosevelt Hotel Tuesday night is one lucky sob!

READ MORE
metahexa_gif
Feature

Featuring Kanye West, Childish Gambino, Ryan Hemsworth, Raury, Sylvan Esso, and more.

READ MORE
jack u
Music

Some more forward momentum from Skrillex and Diplo’s collaborative project.

READ MORE
led zeppelin reissue
Music

Listen to an alternate recording that will be released as part of a massive reissue.

READ MORE
the bug angels and devils
Music

Listen to a cast-off track from Angels and Devils.

READ MORE
lemonade minus tide
Music

Get woozy with a new cinematic single from the band.

READ MORE