Mar 2012 27

Jessie Ware is unquestionably one of the most exciting artists emerging from the UK right now. After a string of high profile collaborations with the likes of SBTRKT & Sampha, she’s currently preparing the release of her debut album, due out this summer.

With two incredible singles under her belt (‘Strangest Feeling’ & ‘Running’), we linked up with the South Londoner to shoot some exclusive performances of tracks taken from her forthcoming LP for our Rehearsal Rooms series.

Premiered here exclusively – ‘Devotion’ is the 80’s inspired cut Jessie performed for us at the famed Red Bull Studios in London. Backed by her band (which included The Invisibles‘ Dave Okumu), the seductive track takes shape through nimble Funk riffs, sexy guitar licks and the kind of vocal delivery that certifies why this lady is fast becoming the new queen of effortless cool in British music…

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