Following her critically acclaimed covers/demo mixtape Defying Gravity which was released in 2012, emerging London R&B/Pop songstress Jelisa Shanel makes her official debut with the incredible new single “Into The Night”, featuring burgeoning vocalist and songwriter Shemzy
Inspired by the folktale of Simba in The Lion King, “Into The Night” is a fierce and inventive fusion of Reggae, Drum and Bass and R&B, which producer Dwayne Patrick (Wretch 32, Ghetts, Paigey Cakey) tempers together excellently, over which Jelisa showcases her soft and caramel vocals and song-writing dexterities to create an exciting record with massive listening appeal, experimental creativity and Pop sensibility.
With this monster single now added to her arsenal for 2013, Jelisa Shanel will continue to garner significant attention in the UK urban music landscape, having already won us over with her thrilling performances at the likes of ILUVLIVE and BoomBox among many.
Already a massive favourite among radio and club DJs up and down the country, Jelisa Shanel’s “Into The Night” is due to be released on July 14 on Crystal Vibe Records…
Here’s the video. Enjoy!