XXX Releases ‘Second Language’ Album: Listen

South Korean rapper-producer duo XXX launched their new album Second Language at present (Feb. 15).

The 10-track LP follows the group’s November launch of Language as an impactful work that's meant to be seen as “assertion of sonic dissonance from mainstream Korean music.”

The group's sophomore album is constructed round bilingual rapper Kim Ximya’s vitriolic stream, as he expresses discontent with society and the mainstream Korean music business over producer FRNK’s discordant beats and atmospheric melodies.

Second Language is fronted by the frenetic pounding of “Language,” which exemplifies the album’s title with the distorted repetition of the phrase, “We don't communicate the identical language.”    

The album was launched in collaboration with an exhibit of the identical identify opening on the One and J. Gallery in Seoul, the place the Second Language tracks had been reimagined as custom-made items of furnishings by Kwangho Lee in an try and mix the boundaries of inventive experiences.

The duo is about to carry out on the 2019 Korea Spotlight occasion at SXSW on March 13. 

Take a hearken to XXX’s Second Language album right here:


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