Calvin Broadus – surely contemporary music’s pre-eminent Animorph.
Yesterday, the West Coast legend was operating under his familiar Snoop Dogg guise, working with Tha Dogg Pound on the That’s My Work mixtape. Tuesday comes round and, what do you know, Snoop’s mutated back into his cuddlier Snoop Lion guise.
‘Here Comes The King’ is the latest release from the forthcoming cod reggae Reincarnated LP, and, not for the first time, it sees Snoop teaming up with Major Lazer. The new cut is subtler than the dopy ‘La La La’, replacing Snoop’s karaoke croak with some unobtrusive sing-song toasting. lead come from Magnetic Man collaborator Angela Hunte.
Reincarnated drops on December 18. [via Pitchfork]