Tagged: Sampha


Stream: Sampha, “Indecision”

On this rough-cut demo, Sampha sings with minor flourishes over a raw backing track, clomping piano and tambourine slaps. His “Indecision,” with its genuinely desolation-inducing chorus of Let it all work out, repeated over and … read more »

POSTED August 15, 2011 2:57PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Dollars to Pounds: SBTRKT

Dollars to Pounds is a bi-weekly column with a look at the best of what’s happening in the UK. This week we introduce D2P’s new writer, Kim Taylor-Bennett. SBTRKT writes his best music in the … read more »

POSTED June 8, 2011 2:30PM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Exclusive Stream: Lil Silva f. Sampha, “On Your Own”

This is the least aggressive tune Bedford’s Lil Silva has maybe ever produced, pulling the high notes all the way underwater to let fellow Brit Sampha‘s vocals shine up top. It’s a dance track, undeniably, … read more »

POSTED March 29, 2011 10:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Exclusive: Jessie Ware and Sampha’s Valentines Day FADER Mix MP3

When I’m alone in my room, sometimes I stare at the wall, and in the back of my mind I hear my conscience call, telling me I need a girl who’s as sweet as a … read more »

POSTED February 14, 2011 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Video: Jessie Ware & Sampha, “Valentine”

Love you snow globe. Love you alligator. Love you map. Love you eye. Love you plant. Love you Jessie Ware. Love you Frida. I’m always here. Love you locket. Love you heart-shaped vinyl. Love you … read more »

POSTED February 14, 2011 12:05PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Stream: Jessie Ware and Sampha, “Valentine”

This two-minute track, based on not much more than a three-note repetition, is real sweet. Both in the saccharine and Dude, Where’s My Car? senses. Jessie Ware and Sampha (who also produced the track) trade … read more »

POSTED January 20, 2011 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Alex Clare, “Up All Night (Sbtrkt Remix)”

Sbtrkt turns UK singer Alex Clare‘s song “Up All Night” into something sinister. Diplo and Switch produced the original and it’s a smoky tune, now remixed 100% for clubs. And at about 1:40, it shakes … read more »

POSTED December 1, 2010 2:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Young Turks’ Mixtape for Wow Magazine

One of our favorite labels, Young Turks is home to bigger folks like El Guincho and The XX and a host of new dudes like Kwes, Bullion and Sampha. This mixtape the label made for … read more »

POSTED September 1, 2010 2:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , ,