Xiuhtezcatl (pronounced shoo-TEHZ–caht’) or “X” debuts his newest track “Boombox Warfare” with Jaden Smith, today on Complex!
Xiuhtezcatl told Complex, “This song, this music is how we resist. Boombox Warfare is meant to be an anthem for youth empowerment. To serve as a reminder that the power of the people is more powerful than the people in power.”
The smooth bass lines and even flow of the track’s vibe is offset with Xiuhtezcatl’s woke and provocative lyrics. Jaden Smith undeniable lyrical prowess adds a stunning layer both sonically and lyrically. Jaden reflects back on the project and comments, “X Is One of my favorite artist of this generation and I’m honored to work with him every chance I get.”
“Boombox Warfare” comes out on the heels of Xiuhtezcatl’s debut full length album Break Free.
Xiuhtezcatl will be touring with his band and performing fan favorites alongside new material. Audiences can expect to see live drums, strings, synth bass and Isa, his sister, on vocals. Live shows are high energy, guaranteed to leave audiences turned up and hyped! Check out the tour dates listed below or track them here.