Jimmy Lee is the new album from Raphael Saadiq, the Grammy Award- winning musician, songwriter and go-to collaborator/producer Raphael Saadiq. This collection is Raphael’s first new album in eight years, and is the follow-up to 2011’s Stone Rollin.’ The album was announced in June, 2019 with the release of the single “Something Keeps Calling.”
Jimmy Lee was self-produced by Raphael Saadiq and recorded at Blakeslee Recording Co. in North Hollywood. The album features contributions from Brook D’Leau, Kendrick Lamar, and Ali Shaheed Muhammad.
Raphael Saadiq came up in the 80s and 90s with the multi-platinum R&B group Tony! Toni! Toné! before embarking on a critically acclaimed solo career. He also has been active as a producer, co-writing career-defining hits for D’Angelo (“Untitled (How Does It Feel)”) and Solange (“Cranes in the Sky”) and working with artists like John Legend, Mary J. Blige, Snoop Dogg, Erykah Badu, Lady Gaga and Stevie Wonder.
CONFIG: LP (VINYL: 2 DISCS, 140 Gram LPs, standard jacket, includes a 12”x12” insert with the credits.)
This World Is Drunk
Something Keeps Calling
I'm Feeling Love
Belongs to God
Glory to the Veins
Rikers Island Redux
Leadbelly - Where Did You Sleep Last Night? (Gold Vinyl)
Shovels & Rope - Busted Jukebox Vol. 3
Peach Pit - Being So Normal
Manchester Orchestra - The Million Masks of God (Ltd. Ed. Pink/White Vinyl)