Thundercat will return with new album It Is What It Is on April 3rd, via Brainfeeder Records.

With the album’s announcement comes the release of the first single “Black Qualls,” which features both Steve Lacy & Steve Arrington.

The single has that classic funky Thundercat sound with plenty of soulful elements that you’d expect only enhanced further by the team-up with funk icon Steve Arrington as well as the rising Steve Lacy (of The Internet).

Find a stream for “Black Qualls” below, along with the album art, tracklisting and his upcoming tour dates.

    It Is What It Is Track Listing

1. Lost In Space / Great Scott / 22-26
2. Innerstellar Love
3. I Love Louis Cole (feat. Louis Cole)
4. Black Qualls (feat. Steve Lacy, Steve Arrington, & Childish Gambino)
5. Miguel’s Happy Dance
6. How Sway
7. Funny Thing
8. Overseas (feat. Zack Fox)
9. Dragonball Durag
10. How I Feel
11. King Of The Hill
12. Unrequited Love
13. Fair Chance (feat. Ty Dolla $ign & Lil B)
14. Existential Dread
15. It Is What It Is

    Thundercat 2020 Tour dates:

2/28 Vancouver, BC – Vogue Theatre

2/29 Portland, OR – PDX Jazz Festival

3/02 Seattle, WA – Showbox SoDo

3/03 Arcata, CA – Van Duzer Theatre

3/04 Chico, CA – Senator Theatre

3/06 Oakland, CA – Fox Theater

3/07 Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern

3/08 Santa Ana, CA – The Observatory North Park

3/10 Phoenix, AZ – The Van Buren

3/12 Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre

3/13 Omaha, NE – Slowdown

3/14 Minneapolis, MN – The Fillmore

3/15 Chicago, IL – Riviera Theatre

3/17 Detroit, MI – Majestic Theatre

3/18 Toronto, ON – Queen Elizabeth Theatre

3/19 Montreal, QC – Corona Theatre

3/21 Boston, MA – House of Blues

3/22 Philadelphia, PA – The Fillmore

3/24 New York, NY – Webster Hall

3/28 Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore Silver Spring

3/29 Knoxville, TN – Big Ears Festival

3/31 Nashville, TN – Marathon Music Works

4/1 Asheville, NC – The Orange Peel

4/2 Atlanta, GA – Variety Playhouse

4/9 London, UK – Roundhouse

4/11 Manchester, UK – Academy

4/14 Amsterdam, NL – Paradiso

4/15 Paris, FR – Elysée Montmartre

4/17 Berlin, DE – Astra







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