premiere: jhyve, caged bird

From the new city of stars, Toronto based singer, songwriter and producer shares his debut concept EP.

by i-D Staff
07 March 2016, 1:10pm

From a city that continues to deliver talent that breaks out far beyond the Six, we welcome the sound of Toronto based Jhyve. Today, the singer, songwriter and producer who is known to his mother as Jamaal Bowry, drops his triumphant smooth concept EP entitled The Heartbreak Experience. Doing exactly what it says on the tin, the EP perfectly explores the ranges of emotion that one goes through whilst being heartbroken.

A subject explored throughout songwriting history is conquered by Jhyve as he effortlessly manages to encapsulate raw emotion through complex songwriting, light R&B melodies and production unwavering in quality. Taken from the EP, i-D premiere Caged Bird. Press play and ponder the difficulty of letting go in a relationship or stream the entire EP to feel the full spectrum of emotion

Stream the full EP here:

The Heartbreak Experience is out now on Awesome Music.