Afonso was born in Portugal, before following his addiction to music all the way to London.
Basing himself in the city, the vocalist has been melding soulful overtones together with the freedom of jazz.
There's absolutely no barrier between Afonso and his music, with each note coming from an entirely personal place.
New song 'Golden Hour' is blessed with a twilight sense of restraint, the restrained palette allowing the intensity of his songwriting to show through.
Emerging from near silence, the sparse arrangement makes every sound count, with Afonso pursuing 'Golden Hour' to its emotional conclusion.
Tune in now.
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