Jessie Ware sings along to a danceable beat and '80s-style synths on 'Imagine It Was Us,' and if you didn't know any better, upon first listen you may mistake it for Sheena Easton.
We mean that in the best way.
British songbird Jessie Ware is finally bringing her debut album Devotion' to the U.S. The record, which includes a brand-new remix featuring one of her favorite rappers, will hit retailers on this side of the Atlantic on April 16.
We are continuing our love affair with Jessie Ware as she performed her song 'What You Won't Do for Love' in a flower shop. The tune sounds like perfection when performed with an acoustic guitar, though completely different from the smoothed-out electronic vibe on her 'If You're Never Gonna Move' EP...
There were so many beauties in black at the 2013 BRIT Awards, we could've sworn they planned the color coordination. Jessie J, Jessie Ware, Taylor Swift, Emeli Sande and Lana Del Rey all rocked their own unique black dresses, while Rita Ora missed the memo, opting for a luxurious gown in peach. Out of these six songstresses, who do you think had the best red carpet look at the 2013 BRIT Awards?
During her appearance today on the BBC Live Lounge, Jessie Ware sang Rihanna's 'Diamonds' and gave the song a stripped-down treatment with a slighter slower tempo than RiRi's version. Ware's elegant voice stood out next to the programmed drum beats and gentle guitar melody. She was joined by a backup singer who added the hook "Shine bright like a diamond."
A$AP Rocky is hip-hop's young artist du jour, with a phone presumably ringing off the hook with people wanting to collaborate with him. But as far as the Harlem-raised rapper is concerned, what he'd really like to do is hook up in the studio with British singer Jessie Ware.
Why does the U.K. always get the hottest new acts first? From One Direction to Ed Sheeran to the Saturdays, many of today's stars exploded overseas before they arrived here in America. The latest example is singer-songwriter Jessie Ware, who appeared on 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon' last night after a year of racking up hits in England.