January is rapidly coming to an in depth, however we’ve nonetheless bought just a few extra months of winter forward of us. This weekend, a number of R&B starlets are doing their half to warmth up your playlist amid the chilly climate.
Kicking issues off is none apart from Kali Uchis, who delivered her “I Wish you Roses” single on Thursday (January 19). Sounding as ethereal as ever, the beautiful monitor finds her vocals floating over manufacturing by Dylan Wiggins and Josh Crocker.
“I used to be a rose in a backyard of weeds / My petals are comfortable and silky as my sheets,” the dreamy lyrics go. “So don’t be afraid to get pricked by the thorns / Whereas I’m right here, I’m somebody to honour.”
Drake got here by way of with some thrilling information this weekend, revealing that OVO has signed its first female artist – Naomi Sharon. The R&B singer is making a reputation for herself with two enchanting singles.
Firstly, we’ve “Celestial,” and a bit additional down, you’ll discover her “One other Life” tune. Talking on their skilled partnership, Drizzy wrote, “I been ready for this present day for too lengthy now the place the world lastly will get to digest the insane quantity of labor you could have put in since we met. My expensive buddy simply dropped her single on OVO Sound.”
So far, the reception to Sharon’s releases has been extremely constructive. Hopefully, extra of the identical magic will come from the vocalist later this yr.
Bel-Air actress Coco Jones additionally caught our ear this weekend. In 2022, she made a tantalizing R&B debut together with her What I Didn’t Tell You EP. On Friday, the deluxe cut arrived, full with 4 new titles.
Whereas they’re all value listening to, we’ve chosen “Fallin” to your consideration. Lastly, this week’s replace is closed out by Kelela’s “Contact” single.