Ric Wilson Makes Music for “Getting Free & Healing”

If you’re looking for sunshine in these bleak times, look no further than Chicago’s Ric Wilson. The activist and rapper has released a steady stream of “disco rap” projects since 2016’s Soul Bounce. You may have caught wind of 20-something Ric Wilson in 2017 when a tweet of his went viral. Regardless of your Ric Wilson entry point, fans and onlookers can all agree Wilson’s sound is the perfect blend of hip-hop sensibilities and a natural jubilance. His latest, They Call Me Disco—a collaborative EP with the incredible Terrace Martin—takes Wilson’s love for disco and the freedom of having fun to new heights…

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