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  1. 8.3 |   Pitchfork

    She is a transparent creator, unafraid of tainting the canvases of her mostly male collaborators with the imperfect, vulnerable contents of her brain and heart
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  2. 8.0 |   NOW

    Kelela re-teams with many of Cut 4 Me’s producers to refine her sound, while simultaneously feeling more fluid, organic and psychedelic
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  3. 8.0 |   Spin

    Kelela obviously doesn’t shy away from wearing her label’s signifiers, but on Hallucinogen she transcends them
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  4. 8.0 |   Exclaim

    Further establishes Kelela as a force amongst emergent singers
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  5. 7.5 |   Spectrum Culture

    Kelela puts the needs of her songs first
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  6. 7.5 |   Pretty Much Amazing

    Everything fits, and the sum effect is something sharp and modern
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  7. 7.0 |   The Music

    The obvious standout is the uptempo '80s pop-locking of Rewind, accessible enough to rock a dancefloor yet weird enough to remain hidden from the mainstream
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  8. 7.0 |   Rolling Stone

    A fully-realized vision from an artist who's poised for a long and fruitful career
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  9. 6.7 |   Consequence Of Sound

    Hallucinogen shows Kelela’s remarkable confidence and strength through a fragility and willingness to admit faults and weaknesses
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Kelela: Hallucinogen

  • Download full album for just £3.99
  • 1. A Message £0.89
  • 2. Gomenasai £0.89
  • 3. Rewind £0.89
  • 4. All the Way Down £0.89
  • 5. Hallucinogen £0.89
  • 6. The High £0.89
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