Sleep

Album: Undun (2011)
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Songfacts®:

  • The Roots' thirteenth album Undun tells the story - in reverse - of the fictional Redford Stephens, who was born in a New York ghetto in the mid-'70s and tragically passed away in 1999. This song deals with his death.
  • The song features the vocals of Aaron Livingston of the hip-hop duo Icebird. He previously contributed to The Roots' fan-favorite "Guns Are Drawn," a track from their 2004 The Tipping Point album.

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