by Olivier Piedboeuf in New Music on Friday 18 May 2012

Straight out of Brooklyn, Santi White, better known today as Santigold, has become a unique and inspiring figure on today’s musical landscape. Santigold’s 2008 eponymous album established her internationally as one of the most exciting and fearless artists to emerge in the last decade.

The album was widely praised for its genre-defying sound and instantly memorable melodies and was on best of 2008 top 10 lists across the globe. Many artists championed the album and collaborated with her, including Jay-Z, David Byrne, Major Lazer, Beastie Boys and others. She has a new album out in a few months time.