London songstress Kemi Ade returns with new single ‘HONEST.’ produced by Nosaapollo. Hailing from Croydon, South London, Kemi Ade delivers a melting pot of sounds on ‘HONEST’. Kemi’s alternative soul has garnered attention with the likes of Exclaim!, Complex and BBC 1Xtra; and her live performances have captivated audiences from support slots with Normanton Street and Denai Moore to headline shows at the world-renowned Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club. Listen here
Kemi defies her youth with impressive lyrical and emotional maturity, it’s clear that her songwriting is an honest reflection of herself and her environment. There is a sense of liberation as her thoughts and feelings are laid bare and served up over luxuriant melodies. This is a glimpse into love and life in Kemi’s world and you can’t help but find yourself wrapped in the warmth of her vocals and immersed in the depths of the story – a story she welcomes you into with the hopes that you will find yourself.
‘HONEST.’ represents the continued refinement of Kemi Ade’s distinctive style and is a striking effort, and a piece of music that affirms the intrigue surrounding this young artist. Since first appearing on the scene with debut ‘O.W.N.E.S.T.Y’, Kemi’s music has featured on Jamz Supernova ‘EP HotList’ and several Spotify playlists – including the popular ‘Sweet Soul Sunday’ (360K followers). Be sure to treat yourself to the seductive tones and delicately crafted tales of Kemi Ade’s music right here.