BUTTER-FLY (LAVA LA RUE)

RELEASED 19TH FEBRUARY 2021 Favourite track: Angel This EP is essentially slow RnB with a wonderful twist, full of stunning vocals and great production. This was my first time coming across the music of Lava La Rue, a West London rapper, who typically makes soft RnB soulful music that explores queer self-love, social and political … Continue reading BUTTER-FLY (LAVA LA RUE)

POSITIONS (ARIANA GRANDE)

RELEASED 30TH OCTOBER 2020 Favourite track: safety net The production of this album is great, her vocals are THERE and she definitely presents a more ‘grown’ version of herself with these tracks only hinted at in her previous albums. So Ariana Grande has dropped yet another album which everyone on social media has been buzzing … Continue reading POSITIONS (ARIANA GRANDE)

FAKE IT FLOWERS (BEABADOOBEE)

RELEASED 16TH OCTOBER 2020 Favourite track: Back To Mars This album has a young and rebellious sound to it on a backdrop of Pop Rock sounds that belong in a coming-of-age film. I first came across London-based Filipino artist, beabadoobee, on TikTok with Powfu’s viral song ‘death bed’ featuring her vocals in a new remix … Continue reading FAKE IT FLOWERS (BEABADOOBEE)

EDNA (Headie One)

Released 9th October 2020 Favourite track: Everything Nice A varied, magnificent album that showcases the best of UK rap (with some additions) looking at money, crime and love with great musical production. I know I haven’t reviewed in a while but when I saw that Tottenham artist, Headie One, had released a new 20-track album … Continue reading EDNA (Headie One)

BIKES ARE BIKES (BARNEY ARTIST)

RELEASED 9TH AUGUST 2019 Favourite track: Pure Silence This EP introduces us to the mind of Barney Artist with old school soft Hip-Hop beats as he raps about real life, real issues and his place amidst it all. As always, I love taking the chance to listen to an EP (especially by UK artists) so … Continue reading BIKES ARE BIKES (BARNEY ARTIST)