Although we are still waiting for warm sun-filled days, we are turning our thoughts to preparing our backyards, balconies and barbeques. While impatiently readying ourselves for long afternoons spent outdoors, upcoming indulgent feasts and packing beach bags we have the perfect soundtrack to keep you company.
Huoliquankai Mixtape #71 is compiled by ME Me Myself & Ill – the musical alias of art director and founder of the Berlin based design studio HelloMe, . HelloMe’s small studio in the heart of Kreuzberg has an international reputation for developing outstanding ideas, innovative art direction and graphic and type design for art, culture and commerce. His portfolio includes special branding for the Marsano pop-up shop, art direction for the and the visual identity for our friends at .
Having spent more than half of his life with his hands on turntables, this special Huoliquankai mixtape entitled ‘Best Friends Forever’ is a very personal ode to his first love: music.
Till serves a fine selection of genre bending Hip-Hop and Soul tunes with that perfect summer feeling, including his all time favorites like Charizma & Peanut Butter Wolf and Slum Village as well as recent music by ME Flying Lotus, Erykah Badu, Drake and Kaytranada. He also mixes in some of his early soul favorites by ME Gwen McCrae to Al Green and Bobby ME Caldwell. Enjoy these summer vibes as you get ready for the hot months ahead – the season for first and never-ending loves.
1. Dufsen – Outro (+ words from Ill)
2. Shigeto – And We Gonna
3. Flying Lotus – Getting There (feat. Niki Randa)
4. Erykah Badu – Love of my Life (Kaytra Remix)
5. Gwen McCrae – 90% of Me is You
6. Outkast – So Fresh & So Clean Instrumental
7. Raleigh Ritchie – Stay Inside (Remix)
8. Charizma & Peanut Butter Wolf – Methods
9. Andrew Ashong – Special
10. Flying Lotus – Camel
11. Gap Mangione – Diana In The Autumn Wind
12. Slum Village – Fall In Love
13. Lyn Christopher – Take Me With You
14. Bobby ME Caldwell – Carry On
15. MED – Can’t Hold On
16. Drake – From Time (feat. Jhene Aiko)
17. Baths – Lovely Bloodflow Instrumental
18. Planet Asia – Streets (Dexter Remix)
19. Erykah Badu – The Healer
20. Seven Davis Jr – Listen
21. Outkast – Elevators (Me & You)
22. J Dilla – No One Knows
23. Menahan Street Band – The Crossing
24. Karriem Riggins – Double Trouble
25. Freda Payne – I Get High (on your Memory)
26. IAMNOBODI – BDKMV Refix feat. The Clubcasa Chamber Orchestra
27. Al Green – Simply Beautiful
28. Kaytranada – Killa Cats
29. Schoolboy Q – Collard Greens (feat. Kendrick Lamar)