Nappy Roots ft. Rachael Washington - Nappy Holidays

Posted 5 years ago
Producer:
Je'kob Washington
Album:
None (Promo Single)

I’ve got a confession to make, Booth readers: this year, for what I’m pretty sure is the first time, Christmas carols don’t make me want to deafen myself with knitting needles. Whether it’s the musical equivalent of Stockholm Syndrome or just me getting old, though, my sudden lack of hatred for Bing Crosby’s White Christmas doesn’t change the fact that seasonal tunes could be so much fresher; here to offer me a timely reminder are the Nappy Roots with new promo single Nappy Holidays. Over the understated production of Je’kob Washington, complete with jingle bells and pa-rum-pum-pum-pumming snares, the quintet deliver a message of gratitude and familial togetherness that should ring true to listeners of all religions and walks of life: “Really I’m just happy ‘cause I got to see another year… some of these faces I ain’t seen in so long, but as long as I’m alive you will always have a home.Rachael Washington adds the proverbial bow on top, lending her smooth vocal stylings to the chorus. For more from the Southern vets, check out The Pursuit of Nappyness, out now in stores and online.

Nappy Roots Downloads

Written by
Posted 5 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from Nappy Roots

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Vince Staples “Prima Donna” 1 Listen Album Review

Vince Staples' "Prima Donna" is a rush of experimental production and excellent rapping. Read More
Posted 12 hours ago by Yoh

Young Thug’s “Jeffery” Snippets Prove Despite New Name, Music is Unchanged

The co-founder of 300 Entertainment took to Snapchat to preview the tape in advance of it's midnight release. Read More
Posted 13 hours ago by DJ Z

Questlove Becoming Pandora Strategic Advisor is a Huge Win for Quality Hip-Hop

Could Questlove be the leg-up Pandora needs to compete, and a beacon for a credible representation of hip-hop? Read More
Posted 15 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Aaliyah The Immortal, Gone But Never Forgotten

15 years after her tragic death, Aaliyah is still very alive in today's music. Read More
Posted 15 hours ago by Yoh

Mike Dean’s Mixing “Birds In The Trap,” Won’t Let Travis Scott Release It Until He’s Done

The Houston native was supposed to drop his new album weeks ago, but it still isn't complete. Read More
Posted about 16 hours ago by DJ Z

Action Bronson Freestyling With Melissa Etheridge Is The Best Thing You’ll See Today

Please, Music Gods. Please let this turn into a full collaborative effort. Read More
Posted about 17 hours ago by Brent Bradley
Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.