Oakland-based hip-hop collective The Coup has released a new single called “OYAHYTT” ft. Lakeith Stanfield. The track appears in the trailer and closing credits for Sorry to Bother You, the new film starring Stanfield and written/directed by The Coup’s Boots Riley.
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Released on July 6, Sorry to Bother You stars Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Terry Crews, Danny Glover, Armie Hammer, and more. The film has scored a 95% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, with the New Yorker hailing it as a “scintillating comedic outburst of political imagination and visionary fury” and the Village Voice calling it a “spectacular orgy of fist-pumping, anti-capitalist, pro-labor ideas rolled into 105 minutes of gloriously unpredictable plot.”
Listen to “OYAHYTT” by The Coup ft. Lakeith Stanfield here: