Some people recognize their potential while others need it to be
pointed out to them. Not to sound morbid, but guess which place on
Earth has the most potential? That place is the cemetery; because
a lot of people die without actualising their capability and
Newly minted Illect representer; Die-Rek, isn't one of those
people. On his latest single, the man born Derek Jordan boldly
vocalizes words of affirmation and self-belief while looking
toward the hills from whence cometh his help. Straight out the
gate, he lands a plethora of decisive blows with bold lines such
"Waiting for the dreams to take flight Been puttin in work when no-one's around to make things
The production on this new banger is a smorgasbord of spaced-out
off-kilter futuristic funk that sounds like an alien transmission
from an undiscovered planet. This brand of champion sound hearkens
back to the days when James Yancey and Otis Jackson first linked
up. The beat knocks effortlessly but still provides a sense of
intrigue with a tinge of the unexplained.
Life is short so realize your potential. Your journey starts now.
I'm So Potential is out today on Illect Recordings.
Written by Christopher Mitchell for Breaking Atoms