Nov 17, 2015
Savoy Gears Up For New EP With Soulful Groover ‘Love Is Killing Me’
Savoy feat. Charli 2na - Love Is Killing Me (Original Mix) [Monstercat]

“Swinging left-coast hyphy electro-soul” is the easiest way to describe Love Is Killing Me, production trio Savoy’s collaboration with Jurassic 5-affiliated rap veteran Charli 2na from their upcoming Monstercat EP, Thousand Years.

What normally becomes the space in a track for a double-time twerk drop instead becomes this sumptuous space for fat-breaking and electro-driven soul to develop. Charli 2na doesn’t head in the direction of Pusha T-style histrionics here, but instead lays back, settles into the groove, and adds a delicate touch that doesn’t dominate the mix. A fantastic addition to a GRiZ-style set of jams, it’s a funky outlier that’s still a well-crafted winner.

Pre-order the Thousand Years EP ahead of its Dec. 2 release date here.

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