“…sultry but slyly argumentative pop R&B (part Erykah Badu, part Lana Del Rey)” —The New York Times

“A voice like an angel, this self-made star is nothing like the rest” —V

“Kali’s approach to her art is genuine and refreshing—she is being herself, baring her soul, and bringing authenticity back to music.” —Teen Vogue

The video for breakout vocalist, songwriter and producer Kali Uchis’s “Tyrant,” featuring Jorja Smith, premieres today—watch it here.

“Big thank you to Helmi, all the amazing team who worked on this, Jorja andeveryone who watches. Can't wait to keep sharing more music and visuals with you from my first album,” Uchis says of the video, directed by Helmi and shot in Paris with Division.

Additionally, Uchis will tour North America this fall, with dates kicking off September 12 in Boston and further shows in Seattle, Los Angeles, Austin, Nashville, Philadelphia, New York and more. Tickets are on sale this Friday, June 23. Visit kaliuchis.com for more information.

Raised between Virginia and her parents’ native Colombia, Kali Uchis is a vocalist, songwriter and producer now based in Los Angeles. Uchis’ debut studio project, Por Vida, was released in 2015 to acclaim from the likes of The New York Times, Rolling Stone, NPR, Pitchfork and The FADER. Uchis has collaborated and shared stages with Gorillaz, Diplo, Major Lazer, Tyler The Creator, Snoop Dogg, Kaytranada, Leon Bridges, Daniel Caesar and more. Her debut album is set for release this year.

For more information, please contact Reid Kutrow or Carla Sacks at Sacks & Co., 212.741.1000.


August 11 /// San Francisco, CA /// Outside Lands
September 12 /// Boston, MA /// The Sinclair
September 13 /// Montreal, QC /// Le Fairmount
September 14 /// Toronto, ON /// Mod Club
September 15 /// Detroit, MI /// El Club
September 17 /// Minneapolis, MN /// 7th Street Entry
September 20 /// Vancouver, BC /// Biltmore Cabaret
September 21 /// Seattle, WA /// The Crocodile
September 22 /// Portland, OR /// Hawthorne Theatre
September 24 /// Las Vegas, NV /// Life Is Beautiful
September 28 /// Los Angeles, CA /// The Fonda
September 30 /// San Diego, CA /// Observatory
October 1 /// Phoenix, AZ /// Valley Bar
October 4 /// Dallas, TX /// Trees
October 5 /// Austin, TX /// Come and Take It Live
October 7 /// Houston, TX /// Warehouse Live — Studio
October 8 /// New Orleans, LA /// Republic
October 10 /// Nashville, TN /// 3rd & Lindsley
October 11 /// Atlanta, GA /// Vinyl
October 13 /// Miami, FL /// III Points
October 14 /// Orlando, FL /// The Social
October 16 /// Carrboro, NC /// Cat’s Cradle
October 17 /// Washington, D.C. /// U Street Music Hall
October 18 /// Philadelphia, PA /// World Café Live
October 20 /// New York, NY /// Bowery Ballroom
October 21 /// Brooklyn, NY /// Music Hall of Williamsburg