Published Dec 01, 2015Radio Radio are known for rapping in Acadian French, but now the duo have created their first all-English album. Entitled Light the Sky, it will be out on February 19 through Bonsound.
Light the Sky features beats from Shash'U, DJ Champion, J.u.D. and Alex McMahon, while hip-hop singer Leaf makes a guest appearance on the track "Solo Dance Party." According to a press release, "The energy is palpable on this joyful album."
For a taste of Radio Radio's new English style, listen to the track "Tonight's the Night" below. It's a clubby, pop-friendly electro-rap banger with a verse about online dating.
Also below, see the group's 2016 tour schedule. It includes dates throughout Quebec and Ontario, plus a short leg in Alberta and British Columbia.
02/05 Jonquière, QC - Saguenay en Neige
02/06 Saint-casimir, QC - La Taverne
02/12 Lavaltrie, QC - Café Culturel De La Chasse-galerie
02/13 St-andré-avellin, QC - Le St-andré
02/20 Val-david, QC - Mouton Noir 02/22 Montréal, QC - Club Soda (Montreal High Lights Festival)
02/26 Québec, QC - Impérial
02/27 Baie-saint-paul, QC - Hivernal De Baie-st-paul
03/04 Ottawa, ON - Ritual Nightclub
03/10 Toronto, ON - Adelaide Hall
03/11 Guelph, ON - Ebar
03/12 Saint Catharines, ON - Detour Music Hall
03/22 Calgary, AB - The Palomino
03/23 Edmonton, AB - Brixx
03/25 Victoria, BC - Upstairs Cabaret
03/26 Vancouver, BC - Biltmore Cabaret
04/01 Sudbury, ON - Salle De Spectacle De Boréal
04/09 Sherbrooke, QC - Boquébière