Kaina 'It Was A Home' LP
Firmly one of today’s essential artists, Venezuelan / Guatemalan-American singer-songwriter Kaina releases her new album titled It Was A Home via City Slang. It Was A Home showcases Kaina’s stunning new artistic direction, the result of her own personal evolution and newly found sense of self, while maintaining roots in her signature sound. The album includes features from artists such as Sleater-Kinney, Helado Negro and Sen Morimoto.
Born in Chicago to immigrant parents, Kaina creates generational music that surpasses borders and speaks to a far-reaching community of people that grew up in between languages, cultures, regions, and genres. Kaina has been catapulted to the forefront of a new wave of artists transforming the music landscape through deep representation. Her previous projects, the 2016 EP sweet asl. and her debut 2019 album Next To The Sun, cemented Kaina as a critically acclaimed artist and established her cult following. The projects showcased her signature sound that is lined with a sweet-hearted optimism, devastating authenticity and one that she uses as a means to uplift and build community. She has previously collaborated with Saba, The O’My’s, Sen Morimoto, and through multidisciplinary work around Chicago with various organizations.
Label: City Slang