French artist Jean-Michel Jarre reached out to Snowden to work on his new album Electronica 2: The Heart of Noise. The album features many artist collaborators, including Cyndi Lauper and Pet Shop Boys.
The Guardian, one of the news sources aiding Snowden in his release of NSA documents, helped Jarre get in touch with Snowden to work on a track called “Exit.”
“I wrote a speedy techno track evoking the constant and hectic production of data and the obsessive quest for more information,” Jarre said. “I then linked the music with this mad hunt and chase in order to get hold of people like Edward Snowden.”Read more to listen to the track: