Aiko releases her debut R&B/Neo-soul mixtape Sailing Souls produced by K. Roosevelt, Fisticuffs, J.LBS, Bei Maejor and Tae Beast. The album is certified gold and features collaborations with Drake, Kanye West and Gucci Mane.
I found out I was pregnant and I was on Twitter one day and said something about selling your soul, but I spelled it wrong and Chase N. Cashe corrected me. I put sailing souls and he said, Oh, that would be a nice name for an album. And everything started happening after that.