Song of the day is a daily feature highlighting a specific song that might be bad ass, corny, mellow, or poppy. As long as it stands out for some reason its fair game.
The Roots – “Kool On”
I finally have gotten around to listening to The Roots’ new album and it’s really freakin’ good. Undun is sleek but at times it’s pretty dark. “Kool On” masks that undertone by using a soul sample (I made that up I have no idea if it’s a soul sample) to keep things rolling.