Slap this lot on like After Sun – our favourite July releases
July 2019 has been a strange one: it’s marked 50 years since the Apollo 11 expedition and the moon landing, everyone’s favourite sport suddenly became cricket and a smaller number of people elected a spontaneously racist Prime Minister to the UK than voted for Boaty McBoatface. While the hottest days on record might make you want to flock to the nearest park, it’d be much better to indulge in some of the month’s best music instead. These are eight of our favourites.
Title: Next To The Sun
What is it? A debut album that fully justifies her quick ascent through the ranks of Chicago’s rich and multi-faceted pop scene.
L&Q says: “A lavish fusion of neo-soul and RnB with elements of her Latin heritage weaving it all together… to quote the city’s most famous musical talent, an unmistakably summertime Chi’ album.”
Read Mike Vinti’s full review.