SYNTH: De La Soul (Featuring Snoop Dogg), 'Pain'

Each week, staff from CBC Music, Radio 2, 3 and CBC regions across the country collect songs they just can't get out of their heads [Songs You Need to Hear—SYNTH], and make a case for why you should listen, too. Press play below and discover new songs for your listening list.
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Here’s an amuse-bouche to get your mouths watering: an old school jam with bumpin’ beats, soulful hooks, and the funky flow of lyrical masters De La Soul and guest rapper, Snoop D-O-double G. The main course—the group’s eighth album and their first in twelve years—is coming on August 26th and is the product of a very successful KickStarter campaign. I’m hungry.