Ari Lennox wanted to honor black women’s hair types with her debut studio album, Shea Butter Baby‘s tracklist. 

The “Up Late” singer who is known for her signature natural hair and usually make-up free face recently sat down with MTV News and discussed why she choose to make Shea Butter Baby‘s tracklist numbered with black women’s hair types.




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