SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS:CHASE THE SOUND
Scratchtheblock.com made an accurate selection of delicious r&b sounds exploring what music scene has to offer!
Chase The Sound is an invitation to experience,get familiar and share the music performed and produced by talented artists so don’t hesitate to press play and start the journey….
TIFFANY GOUCHE’ – RED RUM MELODY
Inglewood multi-talented singer/songwriter/musician/producer Tiffany Gouché is almost ready to unleash her new album entitled Pillow Talk EP. Recently she dropped an impressive single called Red Rum Melody and….damn….she definitely seduced our soul with a superb,finest and luscious r&b joint flaunting her warm voice that creeps into chill and laid back rhythms masterfully handled by Inglewood based songwriter/producer SIR! We highly recommend to mark your calendar (December 15th!!) because Ms.Gouché got so much class that runs through her veins.
SHAY LIA – ONE (PRODUCED BY POPTARTPETE)
Canadian newcomer r&b singer Shay Lia earned notoriety thanks the collabo with fellow Montreal respected producer Kaytranada for the single Leave Me Alone . One month later Kay returned the favor producing Shay Lia supa-sexy single 3 Months and now we’d like to sing the praise of the emerging singer recommending another superlative r&b joint called One. The subdued urban beat finely cooked by Ohio native,Philly based pro-skater and beatmaker Jamal Smith aka Poptartpete is a perfect backdrop that highlights Shay Lia vocal prowess.Make sure you to check out Poptartpete’s Bandcamp catalogue
ROY WOOD$ – GET YOU GOOD
Canadian r&b singer Roy Wood$ is the new affiliate of Ovo Sound label and with his debut EP entitled Exis (that includes a dope collabo with Drake) he earned his stripes providing quality r&b music and flexing captivating vocal skills.Roy Wood$ mesmerizes us with a kind of music that exudes sensuality,relaxing and dark landscape for minutes of pure pleasure. Definitely audio aphrodisiac.We selected for y’all the stunning Get You Good!
RODNEY TENOR – SEX CLUB RADIO (PRODUCED BY JOBA)
We turn the beat up with Brockhampton members Rodney Tenor and Joba. They joined their forces to record a badass tune called Sex Club Radio. It’s a bubbly and effervescent r&b song maybe inspired by production duo,The Neptunes and frankly we have to admit it rocks!!! Rodney and Joba made a party-track that sounds fresh so make sure you to show them some love
RO JAMES – PERMISSION (PRODUCED BY SOUNDZ)
If we should describe Ro James music , maybe we would sum it up as a mix of Donny Hathaway, Lauryn Hill,Prince, Stevie Wonder,David Bowie enriched with a unique and remarkable approach that breaks the boundary of traditional genres! Ro James is an artist who can’t be conveniently pigeonholed. He stepped into the limelight with the compelling trilogy Coke,Jack & Cadillac thrilling the audience with amazing tracks such as Pledge Allegiance. The supa-cool performer recently released a brand new joint entitled Permission co-written by singer/songwriter Verse Simmonds and produced by Kenneth Charles Coby better known by the stage name SoundZ, the genius behind acclaimed masterpieces such as Look At Her by One Chance,Go Girl by Pitbull,Love In This Club Part II by Usher,Skin by Rihanna,Throw Sum Mo by Rae Sremmurd. Ro James murmured hot vocals dance seductively over the hushed rhythm masterfully crafted by SoundZ …..and the rest is history! Don’t miss the official video via Ro James VEVO Channel
ABRAHAM BLUE – WHATEVER YOU WANT (PRODUCED BY PYRMDPLAZA)
The journey goes on with the future beats finely handled by UK based producer PYRMDPLAZA straight from Soulection roster.Six months ago he met belgian newcomer singer/producer Abraham Blue at London Red Bull Studios creating something really really groovy,mellow and catchy entitled Whatever You Want.Don’t miss PYRMDPLAZA Bandcamp page to discover more sounds . Abraham Blue appeared on Stay Mellow Vol.7
N.B.L – WOULD U MIND
Time to taste something luscious and flavorful from Australia! DJ/producer/singer/musician (and back-up vocals for future-soul band Hiatus Kaiyote) Silent Jay offers us a superb r&b joint featuring another australian producer known as Wooshie. Together they resumed Janet Jackson seventh album All For You to create a re-arrangement of Rockwilder production Would You Mind. The final result? Listen closely and enjoy youself!
CHARLES MURDOCH FEAT. TA-KU,WAFIA & HAK – FROGS
Brisbane producer Charles Murdoch invites you to explore his eclectic sound that flirts with chill out, ambient, electronica,bass and deep house! Five months ago Charles dropped via Sidney record label Future Classic the EP called Point exciting us with the downtempo tune entitled Frogs recruiting MC Hak, Brisbane bred rising singer/songwriter Wafia (she recently dropped XXIX EP) and elegant and dexterous producer Ta-Ku,who tests himself as singer providing his very first vocal alluring our soul! Make sure you to peep out the official video of Frogs . Prick up your ears because the track is simply amazing
ALLIE – KEEP ON (PRODUCED BY ELAQUENT)
Moonlust is one of the most interesting project of this year. Superlative canadian songstress Allie paved the way for her success, creating an r&b/neo-soul jewel counting on da support of brilliant and gifted producers such as Nick Wisdom,Da-P and Elaquent.We really adore Allie voice n style and to give you a proof of her talent we selected the top-tier Elaquent production called Keep On. Less Is More by Elaquent is now available via iTunes
ABHI/DJION – APPLE PIE
Maryland duo Abhi/Djion blew our mind on da r&b selection Polo Music with a fresh revisitation of Nelly Furtado I’m Like A Bird. With the last opus called Stay Up the beat-magician Abhi Raju and singer Dijon Duenas sound out chill and relaxing sonorities unveiling a strong penchant for 90’s soulful music. We chose the ultra-groovy masterpiece called Apple Pie.
Chase The Sound is available via Mixcloud