LISTEN: MATANGI — M.I.A.

Maybe you were too busy with school last semester and somehow missed this latest album from M.I.A., but then you did pick up the latest issue of Link Magazine and read contributor Ria Renouf’s review and thought: ‘Ya know… I should probably check that out.’

“There is no shortage of M.I.A.’s signature sociopolitical roots. A
number of tracks urge people to open their eyes to the global community and
notice things we ignore on our own streets: disparity between social classes,
disregard for the aging population, and racial stereotyping.” —Ria Renouf

Well, because school’s back in and you’re busy again and we didn’t want you to fall even further behind in new music, here’s a few tracks from Matangi for you to enjoy: