For a blog created to promote new music (see motto/mission statement above), I have certainly been focusing on a lot of old music lately. So this week I will be highlighting some more recent music I’ve been listening to.
Sampha has collaborated with some of the biggest names in the music business, singing on, co-writing, mixing and/or producing tracks by Drake, Kanye West, Frank Ocean, Katy B, Solange, Jessie Ware, FKA Twigs and The xx, among others; as well as adding his distinctive voice to many of SBTRKT’s albums. However, Sampha has released mere morsels under his own name as a solo artist, just two EPs and a few singles since 2010.
Sampha has finally served up a full meal with his debut album, Process. Its lead single is “(No One Knows Me) Like the Piano”:
New album out now