Mayer Hawthorne - 'Her Favorite Song' (feat. Jessie Ware)
Soul-pop crooner Mayer Hawthorne looks to have taken a step in a slightly more contemporary direction of late, if this dish is anything to go by. 'Her Favorite Song', which features Jessie Ware laying down some rather undecipherable (but lovely) vocals, retains his jazz edge albeit with a 21st century production, and that familiar high-pitched vocal still feels as soothing as an ice pack on a hot sunny day.
You probably heard Jessie Ware's cover of 'What You Won't Do For Love' by Bobby Caldwell a few months back via her boilerroom set, which featured vocals from Sampha. Well if you didn't catch it the first time around, you can now listen to a studio recording of the track, complete with subtle backing vocals from Sampha (who also produced the track). [read more]