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Despite the title END OF THE EARTH, MAVI’s new EP is not as dark as it might seem. In his first release since his critically acclaimed 2019 debut album Let The Sun Talk, the 21-year-old rapper and Howard University student ruminates on themes of frustration, Black trauma, and re-familiarizing himself with beginnings and unknown endings. The deeply personal 14-minute project is grounded in MAVI’s hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina, where he produced and recorded the whole thing, confidently pairing his dense, poetic flows with meditative jazzy instrumental loops.
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