Kali Uchis delivers anticipated album “Isolation”

Elvira Roman

Crimson Chronicle Reporter

Kali Uchis is a Colombian-American singer who is known for her very soulful songs that uses music from different eras into a modern day song. Kali Uchis has been making music since 2012. In 2012 she released a mixtape called Drunken Babble. However in 2015 she released her first EP, Por Vida that included 9 songs. Although she only had a few songs out, she was featured in many songs with artists such as Tyler the Creator, Gorillaz, Bootsy Collins, Daniel Caesar, and a few others.

Kali Uchis has put out 3 singles to support her album. “Tyrant” featuring Jorja Smith was the first single released in May 22, 2017. The second single was “Nuestra Planeta” featuring Reykon. Although both of her singles did very well, Kali’s third single “After The Storm” featuring Bootsy Collins and Tyler the Creator earned her a spot on the Billboard R&B chart. On April 6, 2018 Kali released her debut album. Isolation is filled with 15 tracks with both English and her native language Spanish. Rolling Stone reviewed Kali’s debut album and said “Like Beck or Outkast, she’s a pop weirdo who works grooves that seem vintage and futuristic at the same moment”. From groovy to upbeat r&b, to neo soul, this album delivers a different sound to each track.

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