Samples from M.I.A.’s /\/\/\Y/\

The BBC played forthcoming M.I.A. track “Steppin’ Up” the other day. Here’s a radio rip:

That sounds more fun, more dancey, more promising than first track “Born Free”, though it’s not grabbed me and said ‘I’m good!’ either. No word on whether it’ll also have a controversial video.

Read the article at Pitchfork for more inof, and for links to other snippets from the new album, /\/\/\Y/\ (or MAYA, or whatever).