Chilled out alien empress Erykah Badu released her contribution today to
Everything's Beautiful, a forthcoming Miles Davis tribute album featuring re-works of Davis' tracks, produced by legendary Jazz pianist Robert Glasper. Badu took on Davis' groovy, swirling Latin-inflected track 'Maiyisha' from his 1974 album Get Up With It, adding a Hotline Bling-esque bossa nova beat and using Davis' original organ melody to build a languid verse about an ex that just won't leave. This blissed-out track makes an ideal soundtrack to grown-up dinner parties, contented vegetable chopping or late night pool floating.
Everything's Beautiful will be released on May 27th, the day after what would have been Miles Davis' 90th birthday.
Listen Badu's 'Maiyisha (So Long)' as well as the Miles Davis original below...