Fresh off the release of her 2018 debut album Lost & Found, Jorja Smith performs for NPR Tiny Desk. Similar to the stripped down intimacy of her album, Smith’s renditions of “On My Mind”, “Teenage Fantasy”, and “Blue Lights” really shows off her range and talent. Watch her set below:
Canadian R&B act Daniel Caesar has been surging with notoriety over the past year. His Freudian album was one of the most critically-acclaimed productions of last year. Watch his NPR Tiny Desk performance below ans see this promising act perform in this intimate setting like never before:
Inglewood’s own Sir Darryl Farris dropped a new release this week November. The TDE artist put out an EP last year HER TOO, which featured highlights from fellow soul act Anderson.Paak. This 2018 addition aligns with that signature sound, vocals, and lyricism that intrigued several music fans.
Watch full concert here
SZA hasn’t put out a full album release since the highly celebrated Z in 2014. Since then her fans have waited with anticipation for her newest album. During that time she’s spent her time writing for top musical acts, touring, and dropping several singles and videos. The wait is finally over. SZA’s Ctrl came out today and its as beautifully crafted as anything that has come out this year. The fourteen track album features TDE brother Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott, James Fauntleroy, and Isiah Rashad.
Watch SZA talk about here creative process here:
Listen to the album here: