Tkay Maidza’s New EP ‘Last Year Was Weird Vol. 1’ Is For All Of Us Who Matured…A Bit

Growing up is weird.

Photo: Georgina Soloman

Aussie hip-hop artist Tkay Maidza is pushing the boundaries of hip-hop with her new EP Last Year Was Weird Vol. 1, where she finds avant-garde ways to twist pop rhythms and soul elements to bring a refreshing sound of laidback rush. Stream the EP below:

Tkay broke into the scene back in 2014 and has become one of the vanguards of Australian hip-hop with her ARIA-nominated debut album TKAY. She has collaborated with some of the biggest artists in the world including Run The Jewels’ Killer Mike, Martin Solveig, and Troye Sivan. The gal will be hitting the road this month, so go see her:

9/7 – Jack Rabbit Slim’s (Perth, WA, Australia)

9/8 – Fat Controller (Adelaide, SA, Australia)

9/13 – Howler (Brunswick, VIC, Australia)

9/14 – Howler (Brunswick, VIC, Australia)***SOLD OUT

9/15 – Brisbane Festival (Brisbane, QLD, Australia)

9/22 – Oxford Arts Factory (Sydney, NSW, Australia)

9/28 – Sound On Festival (Perth, WA, Australia)

12/28-12/31 – The Falls Music Arts Festival 2018 (Lorne, VIC, Australia)

12/29-12/31 – The Falls Music Arts Festival 2018 (Marion Bay, TAS, Australia)

12/31-1/2 – The Falls Music Arts Festival 2018 (Byron Bay, NSW, Australia)

1/5-6 – The Falls Music Arts Festival 2019 (Perth, WA, Australia)