Interscope‘s young, self-taught, alt-pop musician Saint Mesa is back, and has released his new R&B influenced single “Beads,” which was produced by LA duo WHAMS(Jacob Banks, Say Lou Lou). LISTEN HERE via Time.com. The single is also part of Spotify‘s New Music Friday playlist today. “Working with Whams has honestly changed the way I look at and make music,” expressed Danny McCook AKA Saint Mesa. “They helped shape me into the artist I am, and are so incredibly supportive. I owe a lot to them.”
The single release is the follow up to the Southern Californian’s debut EP, Jungle. With over 1+ million streams on Spotify to date for the EP’s title track “Jungle“. Plus, the newcomer has garnered multiple licensing syncs with such brands as Wayfair, Puma, H+M, and Electronic Arts.
After touring with fellow labemate Nightly last month for a run of sold-out shows, fans of Saint Mesa can catch him performing live at BottleRock in Napa Valley, CA on Saturday, May 27th and at Sasquatch Music Festival on May 28th in Quincy, WA.