Release Date: 3rd April 2020Stephen Bruner, aka Thundercat, is back with his follow-up to 2017's critically-acclaimed album Drunk. Co-produced by Thundercat and long-time collaborator and Brainfeeder Records founder Flying Lotus, It Is What It Is also features guestspots from the likes of Ty Dolla $ign, Childish Gambino, Lil B, Kamasi Washington, Steve Lacy, Steve Arrington, BADBADNOTGOOD, Louis Cole and Zack Fox. The album continues on from where Drunk left off with multiple short-bursts of quirky, psychedelic electronica-funk. Purrfect! For Fans Of: Flying Lotus, Steve Lacy, Blood Orange, knxwledge
"Thundercat drops his new album ‘It Is What It Is’ on Brainfeeder Records. The record, produced by Flying Lotus and Thundercat, features musical contributions from Ty Dolla $ign, Childish Gambino, Lil B, Kamasi Washington, Steve Lacy, Steve Arrington, BADBADNOTGOOD, Louis Cole and Zack Fox. A unique voice transcending style and genre: “This album is about love, loss, life and the ups and downs that come with that,” says Thundercat. Thundercat has previously worked with the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, N.E.R.D., Erykah Badu, Childish Gambino, Mac Miller, Anderson .Paak, Little Simz, BADBADNOTGOOD, Moses Sumney, Kamasi Washington and many more."