M.I.A. Turns a Difficult Year into a Strong Second Album

Montreal Mirror | September 7, 2007
After breaking up with Diplo, being barred from the States and facing the pressures of the "difficult second album" (for a major U.S. label, no less) made for a very turbulent 2006. But it also produced Kala, and a work ethic that's become M.I.A.'s manifesto.

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