The much anticipated second album from M.I.A entitled “Kala” will drop on August 8th in Japan and on August 20th in the UK, the internet hype surrounding it has been immense. Among the rumoured producers for the album there’s top names like Switch, Timbaland and Diplo but also lesser known producers such as Blaq Starr. On this track, “Jimmy” – that has been blogged about frequently and it’s basically an updated version of an old Bollywood hit track called
“Jimmy Jimmy Jimmy Aaja” – we notice M.I.A heading off into more disco territory. The track, although not quite the club banger, is absolutely amazing and is bound to be a hit. Judging from the amount of times the album has been played here at the Discobelle office, the same goes for the entire album.
BONUS: The original Bollywood “Jimmy” track.