Bridging Eastern and Western sounds, Emir’s debut EP was Co-produced by Detonate (Diplo, Labrinth) and Jay Moon (Col3trane, Joy Crookes) and strikes a balance between R&B and an LA-influenced trap landscape,
Hoppa pt 1 has already notched up over 2 million streams and recognition from international peers including Wale and Benny Blanco. Also co-writing mega hits for the likes of Jackson Wang (100 Ways) and Why Don’t We (Unbelievable), Emir built his loyal online following in 2016 after his re-edit of Kanye’s ‘Ultralight Beam’ which dominated the Spotify Viral Chart.
Matt’s debut album ‘Bad Contestant’ (2018) was the birth of a deeply charismatic singer-songwriter - an introduction to an earnest romantic who harboured a self-effacing inner-voice and loved throwing in sardonic one-liners wherever he could.
More recently ‘Krystal‘ (2019) has received admiration from the likes of The Guardian and Frank Ocean (who featured Rom-Com Gone Wrong on Blonded). New music to follow in 2020.
In 2015 the four members of PREP came together to cut deep grooves that mine contemporary R&B and electronica while hearkening back to the soft, sheer sound of the late ’70s and early ‘80s—what some listeners have retroactively dubbed yacht rock.
The unique pleasure of a brief wallow in melancholy—what you hear on new stand-out tracks like “Over” and “Love Breaks Down”—that’s PREP. The full-length debut album will follow in late 2020.