Jamie XX “Girl”
Simon Tallywhacker is no more.
James Blake’s BBC Radio 1 show is always full of new songs and remixes, and last month he debuted a track titled “Bloke,” by an unknown artist named Simon Tallywhacker. This month, Blake has revealed the truth and clarified that the track “Bloke” is actually “Girl” by Jamie XX and will be the other track his double A-side 12″ “Girl”/”Sleep Sound” which is to be released on Young Turks May 5. “Girl” features Jamie XX’s signature sound, combining beautiful vocal samples with tight drum work.
You can listen to the track at the beginning of Blake’s mix from this month here, or stream it below.