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.
The fact that she’s sharp enough to pick up on my accent - not all that strong, honest - should serve as proof enough that she is, in fact, perfectly coherent; a brief discussion of my home city reveals that Ware’s mother also hails from there. [read more]
Shura has put a minimalist, wind-swept spin on Jessie Ware's new single 'Say You Love Me'. [read more]