“Liberated/Music for the Movement Vol. 3” from The Undefeated, Hollywood Records Set for June 18th Release

The Undefeated and Hollywood Records have announced the artists and track list for their four part musical series, Music for the Movement. Vol. 3 titled Liberated will be available to commemorate Juneteenth.

What’s Happening:

  • Liberated / Music For The Movement Vol. 3 EP is set for release Friday, June 18, in celebration of Juneteenth.
  • The EP is the third volume of a four-part series between The Undefeated and Hollywood Records.
  • Liberated celebrates themes of Black beauty, self-love, Afrofuturism, and Black empowerment in song.
  • Sonically the EP is an infusion of jazz, funk, neo-soul, hip-hop and R&B, as well as spoken word, that is fresh, vibrant, experimental and genre-bending.
  • Liberated explores embracing Black authenticity uninhibitedly. It’s centered on Black America becoming the author of its own story and adopting an unapologetic Black pride.
  • Volume III shifts its focus away from the long-suffered trauma to revel in the strengths that make the Black community unique, original and extraordinarily resilient. The project is a celebration of Black art, style, beauty, creativity and success as a culture and a people.

Artwork and Track List:

  • As with the first two volumes, all the music and illustrations are created by Black artists. The cover illustrations for
  • Liberated were created solely by South African illustrator Karabo.
  • Liberated consists of five tracks including:
    • “What’s Life,” by Cordae featuring Common
    • “Running Blind” by rising singer and songwriter Lucky Daye
    • “To Be A Black Girl” spoken word from actress and activist Yara Shahidi
    • Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good” by singer/songwriter/actress/producer Chloe Bailey
    • “ Sun Kissed Child” by American Jazz Saxophonist Kamasi Washington

Music for the Movement: