YOUNG FATHERS – COCOA SUGAR

We can say with some confidence that no one is making music quite like Young Fathers right now; their sound is so distinct it sticks out a mile from their would-be contemporaries.  New album ‘Cocoa Sugar’ is their third [‘DEAD‘ won the 2014 Mercury Prize, followed by ‘White Men Are Black Men Too‘ in 2015], and…

YOUNG FATHERS – TOY

With the release of their third album just nine days away, Young Fathers follow ‘Lord‘ and ‘In My View‘ with a third taste of ‘Cocoa Sugar’.  More easily palatable than the former and more upbeat than the latter, new track ‘Toy’ also features lots of what we’ve been missing from both: rapping.  Over a fastidiously…

YOUNG FATHERS – IN MY VIEW

Young Fathers announced that they’d completed work on a new album in November last year with a new track entitled ‘Lord‘.  The trio – Alloysious Massaquoi, Graham ‘G’ Hastings and Kayus Bankole – told us to expect “something typically unique and exhilarating, but leaner, more muscular and self-assured than ever before.”  Today, the album’s title,…