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Hear Sampha's New Song '(No One Knows Me) Like The Piano,' Dedicated to His Sierra Leonean Mother

Sampha shares a new single from his highly-anticipated new album 'Process.'

Sampha is set to have a big 2017 with the release of his new album Process due soon in February.


Today the British singer-songwriter is sharing a new single, "(No One Knows Me) Like The Piano," which he's dedicated to his Sierra Leonean mother, Binty Sisay.

"The more time that passes, the more I see the extent of her love for me," Sampha wrote on Twitter.

It's a delicate tune that sees Sampha singing, "no one knows me like the piano in my mother's home."

"(No One Knows Me) Like The Piano" follows the release of "Timmy's Prayer" last year, as well as Sampha's collaborations with Solange for A Seat at the Table.

Hear Sampha's new single below and download it on Spotify, iTunes, and Apple Music here.

Process arrives February 3 on Young Turks.

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Photo: Single cover art courtesy of Emerald East

Rema Welcomes 2021 With New Single 'Bounce'

The Don Jazzy produced track reminds us of why the Nigerian singer-songwriter is topping charts.

Nigerian golden boy Rema took his time on deciding how to start of 2021—and we're glad he did.

The afropop hitmaker is out with his first project of the year, "Bounce", after stunning fans with word of an upcoming album, and the cooks in this kitchen have not disappointed.

Keeping it in the Mavin Records family, legendary producer Don Jazzy sprinkles his magic on the track, while undoubtedly motivating the young singer-songwriter to be his best self. And with this track being like nothing we've heard from Rema before, one could say Jazzy succeeded. "Bounce", fast-paced and fierce, is a love song dedicated to bewitchingly beautiful and blessed bottoms. The candid declaration and hip shaking beat are a force duo and we can't help but love it.

Of the single and collaboration with head honcho Don Jazzy, Rema says, "This record was inspired by the luscious and magnificent body of the African woman. Furthermore, I'm really excited about this tune because it's my first single with the legendary Don Jazzy."

Honestly, when you start the year off with a banger, you get to make songs about butts.

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