My soul quivered, my ears drowned in genre imbued euphoria, my foot-tapped, my body swayed and my mouth dropped - Victory's The Broken Instrument induces that kind of reaction!
Roc Nation's own singer, songwriter, instrumentalist and visionary Victory Boyd releases this breathtaking body of work entitled The Broken Instrument laced with 13 spirit snatching tracks submerged in hued word play, positive affirmations, hope, lyrical narratives and equality. As an artist, she's heightened the bar when it comes to truly cultivating sound infusing live instruments, layered vocals, harmony and aural symmetry.
Starting the album off with wistful records like "Against the Wind" to audacious uplifting confessions like "Extraordinary" to the funk-soul, nostalgic album titled time-capsule record "Broken Instrument" - there's no way by the end of this album that you won't feel empowered, full and activated. Victory, a name complimentary to her success, embodies the pulse of the modern generation amid rising some old sounds from the afterlife. This body of working is simply yet intricately stunning, indulge below.
Victory reflects, “Overall I like to think of my album The Broken Instrument as a collection of art pieces. Each song is a painting that was inspired in one way or another by my life. I’m so excited to finally be able to share these paintings with the world.”
Be sure to catch Victory at this years ESSENCE festival and on Lauryn Hill's tour, there's nothing better than a live experience!