Following his alleged anti-semitic tweets, on 25 July 2020, Big Dada released a statement saying that "we fully condemn Wiley's comments and royalties from those records will be donated to campaigns that fight anti-Semitism."
Like Bloc Party singer Kele Okereke, Healy operates on full throttle at a curious intersection: the beleaguered pop philosopher issuing big proclamations with disarming optimism. Both balance indictments of modern life with a delirious faith in modern people.
Just over 10 years since the release of her official debut EP Metropolis, aged 21, Janelle Monáe released her third full-length album Dirty Computer: a record that will go down as a milestone not just as a work of art in its own right, but as the perfect celebration of queerness, female power, and self-worth. 2b1af7f3a8