Singer, songwriter, and producer Una Rams is set to ignite sparks this Valentine’s with “ilikeyou.” With its captivating Afro house beats and soulful lyrics, the track invites listeners into a world of love and connection. Collaborating with production duo London Rhodes and the extraordinary Roctonic SA, Una Rams has crafted a sonic love experience that’s bound to help you achieve your crush.
The 2024 Grammy Awards were a star-studded affair, and Grammy nominee Ayra Starr made sure to shine bright on the red carpet. The “Fashion Killer” lived up to her name in a stunning custom JéBlanc gown, marking her first appearance at the prestigious ceremony in unforgettable style.
From writing in his bedroom to putting on immersive shows and now being included in the Amazon Music Breakthrough UK: Artists To Watch 2024 list, in collaboration with Notion, Saint Harison reflects on the importance of music that makes us feel seen.
Dive into the London-based neo soul / jazz artist’s creative journey and musical inspirations!Check out the latest Platoon Introduces series and take an inside look at what makes Olympia Vitalis shine.
Saint Harison shares which artists inspired his music. Then the singer collaborates with Jennifer and Charles Jones on the piano as they sing “And I Am Telling You.”
“I’m the way I am,” the Nigerian musician tells Teen Vogue. “Accept me.”
In its inaugural year, the African music performance category for the 66th Grammy Awards is stacked with some of the continent’s biggest stars of the moment: Asake and Olamide, Burna Boy, Davido and Musa Keys, Ayra Starr and Tyla are leading lights from the wide landscape of Afrobeats...
Isle of Lofi is PLATOON's monthly DJ Mix series, exploring the varied facets and themes of chill hip-hop beats. Our final mix for the year is full of warm & feel-good Winter beats and lofi Christmas cover songs as the perfect soundtrack to coziest of holidays. Escape with us to the northpole and chill out in 'Santa's Secret Hideaway'.
After much anticipation, James Fauntleroy has released his solo debut album, The Warmest Winter Ever. “This project delves into the enchanting world of Christmas, and many aspects of this holiday, from embodying Santa Claus to becoming Santa’s helper,” Fauntleroy explains.
In her latest album, titled Tears of the Sun the singer sets the tone from the first track titled, ‘YBGFA’ (Young Black Girl from Africa) where she dismisses sanctimonious platitudes and stereotypes, questioning normative ideals on sexuality which sparks controversy among young Nigerians living in a society where unconventional sexual orientation is frowned upon and is considered criminal.
Arden Records’ latest project is a compilation called ‘A Timeless Motif‘ which blends its signature lo-fi sound with classical music. The 10-track album is a collaboration with the London Symphony Orchestra, and includes lo-fi remixes of performances of works by Beethoven, Sibelius, Mahler, Ravel and other composers.