Katy B Hints at 'Honey' LP, Gets Four Tet and Floating Points for "Calm Down"
Published Dec 11, 2015Katy B delivered her sophomore album Little Red back in 2014, and now the UK electro-popster has shared a sign of what's coming up. While details are pretty scarce at the moment, she's revealed that her next album will be titled Honey and has shared a cut off the forthcoming follow-up record.
The album artwork can be seen above, and it looks like the new LP will be arriving through Rinse Records, though no release date has been announced.
As for the new track, it's titled "Calm Down" and it features a pair of high-profile guests — Four Tet and Floating Points. Both electronic acts garnered critical acclaim this year, and they've imparted their musical prowess on to Katy B's latest song.
A dark, bubbling synth beat provides the backdrop for Katy B's brooding, soulful vocals. The chorus sends the song spiralling into a hypnotic swirl of repetitive words and digitized strings.
It's an infectious introduction to Katy B's newest work, and you can give it a listen in the player below.