GOLDLINK – DARK-SKINNED WOMEN

GoldLink premiered ‘Dark-Skinned Women’, another track from his album ‘After That, We Didn’t Talk’ on BBC Radio 1 as Annie Mac’s ‘Hottest Record In The World’. Like ‘Unique’, GoldLink still has the ladies on his mind on this one, and with a melodic beat and an infectious hook that showcases his vocal talents, he once…

JAY PRINCE – TAKE YOUR TIME

Since releasing the superb ‘BeFor Our Time‘ at the beginning of this year, we haven’t heard much in the way of new music from Jay Prince; the East Londoner has been busy travelling the world with LA-based collective Soulection.  Today though, Annie Mac premieres a new track from Prince, produced by IAMNOBODI [who co-produced ‘BeFor Our Time‘],…

LION BABE – IMPOSSIBLE

NYC R&B duo Lion Babe release a new track, ‘Impossible’.  It’s a vibrant, upbeat track that evokes “a summer street scene of burst fire hydrants and water fights” according to digital premiere hosts i-D Magazine.  First played on Annie Mac’s Radio 1 show, the track is a catchy pop tune, with vocalist Jillian Hervey switching from…

CADENZA – WHEN WILL I STOP DREAMING [FT. LOYLE CARNER & KIKO BUN]

London beatmaker Cadenza enlists vocalist Kiko Bun and MC Loyle Carner on new track ‘When Will I Stop Dreaming’, released as part of Annie Mac’s ‘Free Music Monday’ series.  The Full Hundred producer leaves his signature heavy bass sound at home, letting the boom bap percussion and subdued vocal sample do the talking.  Vocals from…

HUDSON MOHAWKE – VERY FIRST BREATH

Hudson Mohawke’s upcoming album ‘Lantern’ breathes its ‘Very First Breath’ [sorry] this week, as the Glaswegian beatmaker releases the first track from the project, featuring French vocalist Irfane.  Typically, HudMo tracks are jarring, horn-led affairs, but the production on ‘Very First Breath’ is super smooth in comparison.  The track wouldn’t seem out of place in any Top…

HUNTAR – LOVE I KNOW

Premiered on Annie Mac’s new show on BBC Radio 1, ‘Love I Know’ is the title track from Huntar’s upcoming EP.  The twenty one year old vocalist/producer blew us away recently with the bold, futuristic ‘Bittar Mixtape‘, and it looks as though he’s only just getting started.  The track begins with a mournful vocal performance backed by touches…