When did Dev Hynes become one of the most important people in pop music?
The one time Test Icicle has re-invented himself in New York, penning songs for some of the most flamboyant, important performers around. Recently working with Solange, Dev Hynes then offered his support to an unknown talent.
Teaming up with newcomer Laura Welsh, Hynes helped script recent track 'Unravel'. Swiftly becoming a viral hit, it's tasteful pop touch was topped off by Welsh and her effortlessly classy vocals.
Released on Luv Luv Luv, it marked Laura Welsh out as someone who could match substance with style. Now working with Polydor / Outsider, upcoming single 'Cold Front' will be released on July 15th.
The video for the track has emerged online, matching some visuals to the singer's enormous promise.
Watch it now.
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Laura Welsh is set to play the Africa Centre in London on July 15th.
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