[New Music] Erykah Badu and Nas Release New Single ‘This Bitter Land’


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Erykah Badu and Nas made a legendary collaboration for ‘This Bitter Land’, a track off the soundtrack for the upcoming film called The Land. Erykah Badu’s soulful voice starts the song off and Nas continues the story with his cinematic flow.

The Land is executive produced by Machine Gun Kelly and Nas. And Erykah Badu isn’t just featured on the soundtrack, she will also star in the film alongside Machine Gun Kelly and Michael K. Williams. The Land is set in Cleveland, Ohio and follows the lives of four boys, with plans to dedicate their entire summer to skating and escaping the realities of  the “street life”.

However, their dreams of becoming professional skateboarders are put on hold when they end up getting tied up in the very life they were set on avoiding.

The Land will hit movie theaters July 29 (This Friday) and the soundtrack including; Kanye West, Nas, Pusha T., Erykah Badu, Jeremih, French Montana, and others will be released the same day.

written by Chandra Meadows of POP ATL 

Check out the trailer below: