UK R&B newcomer Joel Compass brings a raw and honest edge, set to sparse, soulful production on Back To Me,” his new single showcasing the 19-year old Brixton native’s angelic voice, with a striking falsetto setting the song alight.
Another young man with the potential to push R&B in 2013 [think The Weeknd, Frank Ocean, James Blake, Daley] or a bandwagoning hazy, contemporary cliche? Taken from his upcoming EP, which is set for release in June, perhaps this Black Butter Records signee might just have a tricks up his sleeve.
Watch the cinematic accompanying video for “Back To Me” below and let us know your thoughts.
Find out more about Joel Compass at his SoundCloud.