FOREIGN EXCHANGE: BABYJAKE, NAOMI THE GODDESS, AMOS
Massive round-up this week from our global SubmitHub submissions. It’s been a minute so we’ve loaded up some huge tracks from Retro R&B to Rap to Neo-Soul. Keep it locked to FOREIGN EXCHANGE; the spot to find some new talent on the reg. Keep updated via our socials and listen in via our Spotify playlist!
JONNY GLENN – REMEMBER IT ALL
Alt-pop / rock-rap vibes from Boston’s Jonny Glenn who dives into a Lil Peep influenced lane on latest emotive drop ‘Remember It All’.
BABYJAKE – CIGARETTES ON PATIOS (REMIX)
Emerging from Fort Meyers, Florida is BabyJake an infectiously catchy vocalist whose latest single ‘Cigarettes On Patios’ has been given the remix treatment by chart-topper 24kGoldn. This joint will be huge, stay posted.
AYLIN – CLOSER
We’ve brought you the ellow Neo-Soul / Contemporary R&B aesthetics from the UK’s Aylin before, however the Jhene Aiko-like talent has taken it to an even smoother level on her new drop ‘Closer’.
E BLEU x KAP G – SIT RIGHT
Houston bred E Bleu is a former BROCKHAMPTON collaborator and links up with Kap G on the latest autotuned and 808 infused jam ‘Sit Right’.
AMOS – LETTER TO BORIS
Teenage UK rap sensation Amos is a former semi-finalist on The Voice-Kids and is now taking the region by storm with his prophetic pen. His new single ‘Letter To Boris’ is an honest, confronting address to the British Prime Minister.
ARIA – PRETTY WIT IT
Bouncy Major Lazer like production is the canvas for 22 year old Washington D.C emcee ARIA to flex on. Having already racked up over 30 million online strings, his natural charisma and confident cadence is sure to fill dance floors in a post-COVID world.
TRAVII DEVAN – HNEYBEE
Bay Area talent Travii Devan learned his craft on Soundcloud and has steadily been building a catalogue with crisp production and auto-tuned Rod Wave influenced vocals.
OCEAN DREAMS – MEDICINE
Tennessee based Alt-Pop / Hip-Hop recording artist Ocean Dreams dives deep into an exploration of substance abuse and mental health struggles on ‘Medicine’ – fans of Iann Dior should enjoy.
WALDO BLACK X ROYAL – TWISTED LIES (TELL ME LIES)
Super smooth collab from the North-East of the States with R&B vocalist Waldo Black linking with emcee Royal for a romantic, late-night cut. G4SHI elements here.
SEDGWICK – STOLEN YEARS
Canadian vocalist / producer Sedgwick is blurring lines between pop / electronica and R&B. ‘Stolen years’ uses fuzzy synths and melodic runs to create a big-room atmosphere.
NAOMI THE GODDESS – COME HOME
Gorgeous, gentle retro soul from Naomi The Goddess on her first solo cut. Angelic vocals over nylon string guitar makes for a melancholy mood.
NAZZY THE MIC – WISH YOU WELL
Philly born and raised teenage emcee Nazzy The Mic has presence well beyond her years. Young M.A confidence shining through on ‘Wish You Well’ with poignant, introspective bars and a crisp cadence.
CCA JONAS – M’LADY
Norwegian teen sensation CCA Jonas is back with a romantic tongue-in-cheek autotune vibe in ‘M’Lady’ – if you dig Lil Keed or The Kid LAROI this is your lane.
BRAYDEN ALEXANDER – QUEEN
Alternative, Indie- R&B out of the land of the maple leaf from Brayden Alexander, gentle horn samples and a Smino inspired flow. A chiller.