As a slow-jam enthusiast I can easily see this one making my canon. A highlight from Fin, the upcoming solo debut from Syd (whom you may know as the singer of the Odd Future-affiliated R&B group the Internet), “Body” pits a gurgling ambiance against Syd’s tender, fluttering delivery. And then the song’s already…
The first single and video from Bruno Mars’ upcoming album, 24K Magic, was meant to make us irrationally joyous. But his new single slows the vibes with low-light, ’80s/’90s Quiet Storm radio, matching silk pajamas, bass-in-your-voice mood music and it’s pretty chill.
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Anyone here looking for a new slow jam that is both sexy and empowering? Have I got something for you.
P.O.V. stands for point of view. P.O.V. stands for penis (Rich Juzwiak of Gawker has one, to pick a not at all random example) or vagina (and I've got one). P.O.V. stands for pork or veal, but this column is not about food or getting mad about animals confined to living short lives in boxes. It's about music.