Close this search box.

Mura Masa, Pa Salieu, Skillibeng and Kali Uchis on “blessing me”

EDM producer Mura Masa taps Pa Salieu, Skillibeng, and Kali Uchis for the “blessing me (remix).” The alternative-rap track dives into Skillibeng’s dance hall influences and utilizes Kali Uchis’ vocals.

Blending Genres on “blessing me”

The “blessing me (remix)” track comes off Mura Masa’s upcoming album, demon time. The project is set to release September 16th, and includes his previous singles of “2gether” and “bbycakes.” His newest track is a blend of alt-rap, dance, EDM, and afrobeats. Pa Salieu, British rapper and singer, complements Kali Uchis on the song’s chorus. They sing, “Baby, how you move so dangerously / Don’t you know, don’t you know you a dangerous b?”

Skillibeng’s Addition

Skillibeng adds a sultry verse to “blessing me (remix),” influenced heavily by his Jamaican dancehall roots. The track benefits greatly from his feature, as it sets the tone for a fun, flirty track. Skillibeng has recently collaborated with Fivio Foreign, French Montana, Shenseea and many other rap artists. His dancehall productions are rapidly gaining popularity within the rap genre.

Mura Masa’s Roots

Mura Masa, from the Channel Island of Guernsey, is best known for his dance and electronic projects. In 2019, Masa won a Grammy for Best Remixed Recording of Haim’s “Walking Away.” Since then, his music has slowly gained recognition as critics praise his genre-blending production style. “Blessing me” is just one example of such projects.

Kali Uchis is a Stellar Feature

Kali Uchis, perhaps one of popular music’s most well-known r&b artists, is a stellar feature. She adds a sweet, sultry undertone to Skillibeng and Pa Salieu’s domineering voices. She sings, “I’m a blessing, baby, pray for me / All the way, no more stacking this / I’m a real thing, ain’t no faking this.” Kali is performing at Made in America festival, which takes place in early September.

Find More MD Discoveries

Mura Masa’s masterful blend of Pa Salieu, Skillibeng and Kali Uchis’ distinct vocals makes for an intriguing listen. “Blessing me (remix)” is a wonderful track to close out the summer, and is worthy of an MD Discovery spot. To find your next MD discovery, be sure to check back to Music Daily often!

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments