Jai Paul and A.Okay. Paul’s Paul Institute Releases New EP: Listen

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Summer 2020 options music from A.Okay. Paul, Hira, REINEN, Ruthven, Fabiana Palladino, and Pen Pals

Paul Institute Summer 2020 cover art
Paul Institute Summer 2020 cowl artwork by Jai Paul

A brand new EP from A. K. Paul and Jai Paul’s Paul Institute has been launched. Summer 2020 is a six-song EP that includes recordings by numerous artists affiliated with the Paul Institute. In addition to A.Okay. Paul’s newest single “Be Honest,” it options music by Hira, REINEN, Ruthven, Fabiana Palladino, and Pen Pals. Listen beneath.

In an announcement, A.Okay. Paul wrote, “I’m really happy we’re releasing new music with Paul Institute this summer. It’s been a while coming and the last couple of years have been perilous at times for PI, particularly because of a legal fight that set us back. So besides it being sick music, to return with such a strong set of releases feels like a vindication of our rights as artists too.”

Prior to releasing “Be Honest,” A.Okay. shared “Hungry Beat” again in May. That single marked his second-ever solo monitor underneath his identify, following “Landcruisin” from 2016.

In 2018, the Paul Institute dropped Fabiana Palladino’s “Shimmer,” Ruthven’s “Hypothalamus,” HIRA’s “Red Light Drive,” and REINEN’s “Masquerade.”

Revisit Pitchfork’s Longform piece “Maximum Distortion: The Peculiar Case of Jai Paul.”



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