Today, 20-year-old vocalist, musician and songwriter Moss Kena shares the video for his new single “Silhouette.” The video premiered via Wonderland today. From his upcoming second EP, the track was produced by Rodaidh McDonald (The xx, Sampha, King Krule). The One + One EP will be available to buy and stream on November 23rd via RCA Records/Ministry of Sound/Cult Club Records.
The video was directed by Ruby & Boya, who have directed videos for Moss in the past such as the video for track “Problems.” Click HERE to watch the video.
“Silhouette,” in Moss’ own words, is “about breaking out of an intense relationship, stepping into the light of new possibilities and casting a shadow over the past.” Led by characteristically strong vocal melodies, the single is a chilled blend of pads, beats and haunting guitars, a future pop intro to the eclectic production present on his second major release. Elsewhere on the EP we see Kena dive into the electronic vibes with “Touch” followed by an R&B after hours banger on “Back Again,” the electro tinged “Ain’t The Same,” (Produced by Toddla T) and the 90’s inspired soulful slow jam EP closer “Better Off Without My Love” all stamped with his unmistakable vocals and sharp lyrics. The EP is available for
Since igniting his career with a zeitgeist-capturing cover of Kendrick Lamar’s ‘These Walls,” Kena has received major co-signs from every corner of the industry, from Zane Lowe and Elton John to Kendrick himself. Recently achieving a main playlist addition to Radio 1 for his debut EP lead single “Square One,” Kena has also received major accolades for his cover of Ella Mai’s “Boo’d Up” recorded in session with DJ Target, plus support from Annie Mac and Mistajam. Following the release of his debut EP Found You In 06, Moss Kena has evolved from an online curiosity to a contemporary post-pop poster boy amassing streams by their millions. Ahead of a UK tour in early 2019, Kena is performing a headline date a Camden Assembly on November 22nd. Buy tickets here.
One + One EP TRACKLIST
Ain’t The Same