19-year-old singer-songwriter Elle Watson is from a small town in Kent, a rural county in the south east of England — and her music reflects exactly how she feels about it. On "Walls," a rich, spaced-out collaboration with hip-hop producer Clams Casino, the British teenager sings of running, jumping, going insane/ I just can't wait 'til I get out of this place. "'Walls' is a song about confinement," Watson wrote in an email to The FADER. "When the roof caves in every other day, and you are continually choked by your own words. I suppose it gives an insight into my mind over the last year, as I've spent most of my time hiding away, writing..."
October 05, 2016