A posthumous Chynna album is set to drop next week

Due out a day after what would have been her 27th brithday

A posthumous album from Chynna, ‘drug opera’, is set to be released next week.

According to a press release, the rapper was working on the new release before her passing last year.

Due out on August 20 – a day after what would have been the rapper’s 27th birthday – the statement read: “Prior to her passing, Chynna had been preparing this project and it is with her family’s wishes that the music is released unaltered from her vision, including the project’s name.”

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The material remains unchanged, save some “minor production edits” made due to clearance issues.

The announcement, made on Monday (August 9), comes with the release of a new single, entitled ‘Season Depression Pt. 2’.

A follow-on to Chynna’s ‘Music 2 Die 2’ cut, ‘Seasonal Depression’, the song, as with its predecessor, was produced by Nedarb and Suicideyear.

Listen to atmospheric ‘Season Depression Pt. 2’ below:

Chynna – full name Chynna Rogers – died in April 2020, aged 25, from an accidental drug overdose. Her death drew tributes from the likes of A$AP Rocky, Brockhampton and more.

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Her first posthumous single, ‘stupkid’ was released on August 19 2020, what would have been the artist’s 26th birthday.

A second Kirk Knight-produced single, ‘burnout’, dropped earlier this year, marking the one-year anniversary of Rogers’ untimely death.

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