Since their debut, Saint Cava, Andreas Vasegaard, Erika de Casier, have turned heads with their dark R&B beats, soulful lyrics, matched with intriguing videos. Their new track 'Deeper', continues that theme. 'Deeper' opens gently before a deliciously deep bassline kicks in, and the sweet haunting vocals synonymous with Saint Cava draws you in.
The video marks the point Nordic R&B rose to a new level and immediately becomes a classic of this new alternative genre.
20 year-old Danish singer ARGJENTINA, showcases her talent over a delicious, R&B inspired production on her debut single 'Deadline’.
Released in January and sung in Danish, the songs theme is of longing, excitement and the game that follows in the wake of young love.
The evolution of R&B (or indie R&B, or even PBR&B) continues to grow, as cultural roots and musical styles cross-pollinate to create the Finnish/Dutch duo F.U.N.C.
F.U.N.C. consists of singer Chai Blaq and producer Misha. The bands name is an acronym of their personal backgrounds; Finland, Ukraine, Netherlands and Congo. It’s also a wonderful symbol and reminder of the diverse and wonderful multicultural world we live in.
Swedish/Somali R&B singer, Cherrie, has recently released her highly anticipated debut album - Sherihan.
Sherihan (Sherihan ”Cherrie” Hersi) is the name her parents gave her at birth and the album takes you on her personal journey through 10 songs, plus a bonus track.
The striking singer offers a new, different perspective and expression to Scandinavian R&B. Sung in Swedish it may be difficult for none native speakers to grasp the full context of the text but the heart-felt essence is undeniable.
Swedish R&B singer Alex Soul (Alexander Tideman) has released his new single and video called ‘Funked Up feat. Miriam’. Funked Up is written by Alex and produced by Trixx Sounds. Listen out for the additional soulful vocals from Miriam!
Produced by Daniele Musto of Basecamp Studios, Stockholm Sweden #831 is sung and written by Rebecca Melodee Ndigaye (Denmark). This was released 21 Nov 2012 = FRESH artist, with a super voice and a R&B flavour! She also told me she's spending Christmas in my hometown, Croydon, England, so I like her even more now!