- Jennifer Janz
iLUMiNATiVE - Kundalini Rising
The new track by Australian rapper Iluminative is an incredible blend of rap, hip-hop and rock with a thought provoking lyric and an underlying pulse of inspirational energy running through it.
Kundalini Rising is the title track from Iluminative’s album and features a kaleidoscopic array of elements, represented in this new single.
Kicking off with a subtle piano part the song lurches into action, with Iluminative’s unstoppable flow of rhymes painting an evocative picture: a message with is ultimately about hope and self-belief.
With lines such as, Activate your potential by getting your energy active and central / in fact it’s essential to be acting sensual, the intensity of the force behind this lyric is clear, substantiated by the wall of hip-hop sound that blends disparate musical elements to form a masterly musical whole.
Throughout his ten-year career, Iluminative has featured on mainstream and online radio stations nationwide and across the globe. With four albums and eight mixtapes under his belt, this multi-faceted artist has his sights firmly set on the next level with Kundalini Rising.
As Iluminative has said about the song’s origins: ‘It is about Kundalini rising, an ancient spiritual practice of rising energy through the whole body. This awakens what our ancestors called the sacred snake in our energy and physical body. This leads to knowledge and awareness beyond the physical five-sense perception.
‘‘ Iluminative’s unstoppable flow of rhymes painting an evocative picture: a message with is ultimately about hope and self-belief.
This is one method to wake up our energy and embody a higher consciousness. My song is also about my personal experience of this happening but in an entertaining way’. This personal experience has been transformed into a hypnotic musical narrative and one which will no doubt strengthen Iluminative’s fan base as well as help attract many new followers.
Kundalini Rising is an accessible track that adopts the tropes of several styles to become an unforgettable listening experience.
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