‘Take Me Apart’ out now


‘Take Me Apart’ out now


The long-awaited debut album from Kelela has landed. ‘Take Me Apart’ is available to buy and stream now.

The release closes a week which has seen the singer announced as the cover star for The Fader’s ‘Paradise’ issue, alongside premieres of new music and interview with Ebro on Beats 1 and Annie Mac on BBCR1.

‘Take Me Apart’ is available at


  1. Rhythm Invention - U Take Me

Kelela - LMK

‘Take Me Apart’ Reviews

“R&B That's Intimate Inside and Out… Desire and distance, heat and cool course through.... It’s a digital phantasm, a matrix of synthetic sounds enfolding countless tracks of Kelela’s vocals.”
– NY Times

“a patiently constructed monument to romance and restlessness”

– The Ringer

“such a towering achievement of an album”
– Stereogum, Album of the Week

“technically stunning and emotionally realized. It lives in a new, outré, rhythmic pop galaxy that honors but outpaces its peers.”
– Pitchfork, Best New Music, 8.6/10

“The Definition Of A Breakthrough Album”

“both pop-minded and gratifyingly future-facing… consistently exquisite”
– The Guardian, ★★★★

“Your body is not ready for Kelela’s Take Me Apart”
– SPIN Essential

“With Take Me Apart, [Kelela] has synthesized a new sound for a new world”
– Vulture