During a performance in L.A. last night, Solange debuted a new song called “Rise”. According to Rap-Up,  Ms. Knowles said she had written the song “for Ferguson, for Baltimore,” and that it might appear on her upcoming album. 

It’s a jazzy, meandering sketch of a song that nicely utilizes Solange’s command of spacing and atmosphere. We can’t wait to hear the proper, studio version of the song. 

Revisit Solange’s “Lovers in the Parking Lot” from her latest release, 2012’s True EP: