Under Twenty Five (ENNY)

Released 16th July 2021 Favourite track: Peng Black Girls This album is a social commentary on top of old school beats and chilled vibes. Very listenable and great lyrics.   I first became aware of South-East London singer/rapper, ENNY, with the remix of ‘Peng Black Girls’ featuring Jorja Smith on A COLORS SHOW which blew … Continue reading Under Twenty Five (ENNY)

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)

SOMEWHERE BETWEEN BEAUTY & MAGIC (JOEBOY)

RELEASED 3RD FEBRUARY 2021 Favourite track: Show Me This album is soooo chill and will have you moving and vibing to his vocals without you even realising. This was the first time I had heard of Nigerian artist, Joeboy, but I was keen to listen to his 14-track album Somewhere Between Beauty & Magic as … Continue reading SOMEWHERE BETWEEN BEAUTY & MAGIC (JOEBOY)

HOME (RHYE)

RELEASED 22ND JANUARY 2021 Favourite track: Need A Lover The vocals are the kind to totally chill you out as they blend perfectly with the instruments.   Again, I hadn’t heard of Rhye until I came across Home consisting of 13 tracks and cover art depicting a face in a with hair blowing over it … Continue reading HOME (RHYE)

HEAUX TALES (JAZMINE SULLIVAN)

RELEASED 8TH JANUARY 2021 Favourite track: Put It Down Full of tales from various women and songs to reflect the good and bad in relationships. Great vocal works and honest lyrics. I only know US RnB singer, Jazmine Sullivan, duet to her hit song ‘Bust Your Windows’ (released back in 2008) but I had never … Continue reading HEAUX TALES (JAZMINE SULLIVAN)