Mysterious Melbourne, Australia act Hoodlem continues their intriguing hit streak with new release “IGOTU”. The tracks falls right in line with my addiction to mid-tempo R&B-influenced electronic tracks. Stream “IGOTU” below and hopefully we can find out more from Hoodlem soon. Also check out “Girlfriend” and “Old Friend”.
When it came out in 2001, ‘N SYNC’s ginormous hit “Girlfriend” added a touch of R&B (courtesy of Pharrell & Chad Hugo) to the boy band’s brand of sugary pop. It was also a launching pad for Justin Timberlake’s solo career, so it was perfect for rising singer/producer Hoodlem to craft a cover that touches […]
Glitchy, electronic-influenced R&B has been a popular sound in recent years in part to due to the rise of acts like The Weeknd and James Blake. Ladies like BANKS and Lorde excelled in 2012, so I’m glad to hear other songstresses get in the act. Aussie singer/producer Hoodlem exudes cool confidence on her first single […]