Joy Oladokun’s Label Debut Album “in defense of my own happiness (complete)” Seeks To Fulfil Her Name’s Prophecy With a Tenuous Exploration Of Self

Atmospheric tones, lyrics lacquered in metaphor and pausing percussion expose Oladokun’s sonic experience of love and its differentials. From her platonic appreciation of her friends in “If You Got a Problem” where she narrates the soul-binding exercise of subsuming our friend’s difficulties to lighten their load; to the latter lovelorn ballad “Blink Twice” where her […]