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Late last year, the British soul singer Jessie Ware released her great sophomore album Tough Love and further proved that everything she does is worthy of your time. Here's some more evidence to…   Read Story »
Take it from someone who started a weekly pop column last year: 2014 was a bad year for pop music. I write this knowing that there are still many self-satisfied blowhards in the world -- sometimes…   Read Story »
We've already heard one club-ready remix of Jessie Ware's "You & I (Forever)," but Corbu have taken the track in a decidedly different direction. The Brooklyn dream-pop band have converted Ware's…   Read Story »
Two weeks ago we looked at the year's biggest pop songs; now let's run down the best ones. There will be a lot of overlap, of course, partly because sometimes great songs get popular and partly…   Read Story »
Music is a messy thing. There's too much of it, too many genres, too many ideas, for anyone to make sense out of all of it -- or even to hear all of it. The idea of imposing a narrative on 365 days…   Read Story »
Jessie Ware's next Tough Love single is "You & I (Forever)," and the video dropped this morning. It's a simple but effective clip featuring Ware singing in a photo booth spliced together with shots…   Read Story »
The 30th anniversary anti-Ebola edition of "Do They Know It's Christmas?" debuted on The X Factor tonight. This latest version of the Sir Bob Geldof and Midge Ure-penned charity single features Bono,…   Read Story »
Shift K3Y has given Jessie Ware's Tough Love track "You And I (Forever)" a club-ready remix. The London-based producer eschews a maximalist redo and instead aims for the big speakers, using subtle…   Read Story »
There is a remarkable depth to Jessie Ware's voice that makes even the most emotionally grating tracks on Tough Love sound inarguably gorgeous. Brooklyn-based producer Harry Fraud, who is best known…   Read Story »
Jessie Ware's slow-burning soul ballad "Say You Love Me" is both my favorite song on her very good sophomore album Tough Love and one of my favorite songs of the year. Last night, Ware was a musical…   Read Story »