Tra’s TELOS, Preaching To The Converted

Tra’s TELOS, Preaching To The Converted

If you’re like me, a diehard Tra fan, you’ve definitely been waiting for this project to drop for a while now. TELOS is one of his best out yet and I’m honoured to be alive to witness this greatness. I caught up with him to get a word about it and this is what he had to say,

“It’s a 9 track soundscape that explores the journey of an artist through stepping stones and stumbling blocks while trying to maintain a resolve to always see the bigger picture.”

For the creative album cover, he disclosed having worked with the talented illustrator Nzilani

Here’s how it came to be

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"The feminine takes time for spontaneity and slow time, honors inner reality, and gives values to feelings without brutally repressing them as “sissy” or meaningless.When I say the feminine, I don’t mean gender. I mean the feminine principle that is living—or suppressed—in both men and women." Marion Woodman It's always fascinating to see how thoughts can turn into things. A big shout out to @nzilani for giving form to my ideas of the #Telos cover in her own unique way. #TraisArt #Telos #Decoded #Trabolee #MadeinKenya #MadeinAfrica #Music #DivineFeminine #Aligned #Project #Fibonacci #Cocoon #Shell #Spiral #Loop #Collaboration #Manifest #Gems #Nine #Anima #HipHop #Rap #Artwork #Jungian #Synchronicity #NoLimits #Cycles

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You can now listen to the album on iTunes and Deezer to experience a side of Kenyan Hip Hop and lyricism you didn’t know existed. Let me know what you think.

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