Anik Khan – “Mantra” (Video)

Mantra

By definition, a mantra is  a word or sound repeated to aid concentration in meditation. With his “Mantra,” Anik Khan pays homage to both his Queens upbringing and Bengali heritage. The newly released video features a classic clip from Eddie Murphy’s infamous Coming To America flick.

Anik explained:

“For me ‘Mantra’ is about what I value most in life, the people I love, and doing right by the culture that raised me,” Anik Khan explained in an email. “And by culture I don’t just mean rap music or my foreign origins; I mean hip hop, queens, and my Bengali heritage all in one.”

Watch the video for “Mantra” below.

(The Fader)





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