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Blu & Exile Celebrate 10 Years of 'Below The Heavens' with Rare Track and US Tour
Blu & Exile Celebrate 10 Years of 'Below The Heavens' with Rare Track and US Tour

Blu & Exile Wonder Why "Christmas Missed Us" on a Sharp and Sweet Seasonal Gem

Lenny Kravitz, Grace Jones, Lauryn Hill, Lion Babe, Thundercat, SZA & More Rock The Afropunk Festival 2015 in Brooklyn, NY.

The Below The Heavens drop one of the realest Christmas songs of all-time

Hip-hop may have its fair share of seasonal suites -- from Run DMC's "Christmas in Hollis" to OutKast's "Player's Ball" all the way up to Run The Jewels' "A Christmas Fucking Miracle" -- but it just gained another with Blu & Exile's latest transmission.

HEAR: Blu & Exile Celebrate 10 Years of Below The Heavens with Rare Track and US Tour

Fresh off the release of their latest project, In The Beginning: Before The Heavens, the duo returns with their contribution to Amazon's upcoming Christmas Soul compilationpremiering the sobering, sweet and sharp "Christmas Missed Us" via XXL. Shirking sleighbells for slow-burning and slightly-swung heat, Blu recounts the copious disappointments the holiday season tends to bring and how no one should be holding out for the generosity of mythical flying fat man. Too real.

HEAR: Blu & Exile's In The Beginning: Before The Heavens 

Hear Blu & Exile's seasonal gem below via XXL. Grab the new album, In The Beginning via iTunes and scroll on for the remaining dates of their North American tour.


Tour Dates:

Nov. 12—New York City, NY—Le Poisson Rouge

Nov. 12—Philadelphia, Pa.—Johnny Brendas

Nov. 16—Durham, N.C.—Motorco

Nov. 17— Augusta, Ga.—Sly City

Nov. 18—Asheville, N.C.—The Altamonte Theatre

Nov. 20—Nashville, Tenn.—The Basement East

Nov. 21— Atlanta, Ga.—Venue 529

Nov. 22—Jacksonville, Fla.—Jack Rabbits

Nov. 24—Tampa, Fla.—Crowbar

Nov. 25—Miami, Fla.—The Ground