Kwaye Love & Affliction
Published Oct 25, 2018There's a lot to feel with this London, UK-based singer-songwriter and instrumentalist's latest, the Love & Affliction EP. Experiencing tracks like plucky opener "Straight Lines," the throwback dance mood of "What Have You Done" and the aural guidance of "Hanging On," it is readily apparent that Kwaye (born Kwayedza Kureya) isn't your standard artist on the come-up.
Drawing from a variety of genre influences, there's a clear imprint of style, swagger and self-awareness that marks the artist of Zimbabwean descent as someone destined to stand out. More outings like Love & Affliction will ensure he gets there. (Warner)