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Ethiopian R&B Singer Mélat’s Dreamlike Video For 'Twenty Ten'

Ethiopian R&B singer Mélat shares the music video for "Twenty Ten," off her latest EP 'It Happens So Fast,' produced by Pha the Phenom.


Mélat delivers enchanting vocals and sensual R&B vibes in her latest song and video “Twenty Ten.” The track, produced by Pha The Phenom, features hauntingly melodic vocal samples atop bass-filled instrumentation.

“I lost all sense of time the summer of twenty ten. That's the year I really met him. It was unlike anything I had ever felt. Surreal. It just didn't feel like real life,” reads the video’s YouTube description. The 5-minute visual reflects this dreamlike aura, as Mélat unwinds in a hazily-lit room while a digital clock flashes in and out of the frame.

The video is the Ethiopian singer’s second from her It Happens So Fast EP, watch the clip for “Twenty Ten” below and revisit our interview with Mélat.

Interview

Interview: TOBi Is Making Unapologetic Soul Music

We talk to the Nigerian-Canadian artist about his latest project ELEMENTS, his creative process, mental health and more.

It's a big year for music, and in the midst of many good drops from the motherland and beyond, we caught up with Nigerian-Canadian singer/songwriter TOBi to discuss his recently released 10-track project ELEMENTS.

ELEMENTS is a fusion of old-school soul, contemporary rap sequences, clever lyrical symbols & metaphors. and melancholic vibes which reference TOBi's Nigerian heritage through afrobeats, the reality of his life and the state of the world today. The compilation features production from Nigerian producer Juls on "Dollas and Cents" and "Made Me Everything and Shine."

Below, we also discuss his creative process and passion for mental health with the announcement of an exciting collaboration. "I'm attracted and curious about so many things in life that I can't help but bring [them] into my world and craft," the multi-genre artist says.

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