Loyle Carner knows how to cut straight to the heart of the matter.
The South London MC has a rare lyrical gift, one that skips gently from word to word while still smashing in on emotional truths.
New cut 'Florence' is online now, and it's a superb, moving return from a hugely promising artist. Warp-aligned producer Kwes assists, but really it's Loyle Carner who is the star of the show.
The rapper explains: “I’ve always wanted a little sister. The music speaks for itself.”
Check it out now.
'Tierney Terrace' / 'Florence' is out now on ParadYse.