Tuka of Thundamentals releases new single ‘January 1st’

The latest release from the Thundamentals rapper

Aussie hip hop artist Tuka (of Thundamentals) has today (March 20) released a new solo single, ‘January 1st’.

The song is the follow-up to his collaborative release ‘Dickhead’, featuring Alex The Astronaut, released in January. ‘January 1st’ comes ahead of the release of Tuka’s as-yet-untitled tenth studio album.

Watch the lyric video for ‘January 1st’ below:

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“’January 1st’ is a snapshot of how I felt and what I was thinking about as we entered 2020,” said Tuka in a press release.

“I found myself withdrawing and reflecting on what was most important at that exact time and space in my life, the love I have for my girlfriend and the respect I have for people that were losing their homes as the celebrations were in full swing.”

In the lead-up to the release of ‘January 1st’, Tuka had been active on his Twitter account, posting selfies and uplifting messages to his fans.

The Blue Mountains, NSW native had a three-year hiatus between the release of his solo albums, 2012’s ‘Feedback Loop’ and 2015’s ‘Life Death Time Eternal’, showcasing new material in his hometown last November.

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In that period, his hip hop group Thundamentals released ‘Everyone We Know’ in 2017, which peaked at number two on the ARIA charts.

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