Soul/Rock guitarist Gary Clark Jr. acquired two Grammy noms for his 2012 debut album Blak and Blu, now he’s revamping the project with the upcoming Blak and Blu: The Mixtape, which will rework some of the originals cuts and feature a few new joints. For example, take the title track “Blak and Blu:” Southern rhymesayer Big K.R.I.T. jumps on to enhance the soulful song’s hip-hop knock.
Other artists set to grace the upcoming D-Nice-hosted offering are Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Robert Glasper, Bilal, and Talib Kweli. Also, catch Clark this Sunday on CBS at 8pm EST as one of the performers at The Grammy’s and on the road with rock band Kings of Leon beginning in February.