Today’s #MusicMonday post is from MØ, a singer songwriter from Denmark with a distinctive lilting, kinda bouncy electropop sound. If you don’t know her name, you might recognise her vocals from previous collabs with Iggy Azalea, DJ Snake and Major Lazer.
On this track, ‘Kamikaze‘ she teams up with label-mate, Diplo, newly risen superstar American DJ, record producer, rapper and songwriter. This track is fitted with a super addictive hook that will have you humming along in no time. MØ sits well with the new wave of innovative female musicians out there like Grimes. I guess there’s a touch of last week’s Music Monday in there too, and that was the inimitable Petite Meller.
The video combines a bit of post-apocalyptic Mad Max with West Side Story for a kind of up-cycled, dystopian dance off. In my mind I like to think that this was the exact pitch the director made when he first described his vision…
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