The day has arrived, songstress Jade de LaFleur presents her highly anticipated EP, Jaded to the masses. The 9 track EP features the singer/songwriter’s experimental mix of R&B, jazz and blues as well as songwriting and production from James Fauntleroy, D.A. from Chester French, Corey “Chorus” Gibson, The Page Brothers and LaFleur herself. To celebrate the release of the project, LaFleur exclusively premiered a stream of the EP on Noisey.
Jaded features the single, “Blue Notes & Green Trees” and the title track, “Jaded”, which was also featured on Solange’s Saint Heron compilation album. Other standout tracks include “Smoking In My Car” featuring James Fauntleroy, “So Long” featuring D.A. from Chester French and “Brown Box”. The EP tells the story of Jade’s first experiences moving to New York City and is a collection of her thoughts, heartbreaks, feelings and humbling moments.
2014 is already shaping up to be a great year for Jade as she has already won the praise and support of such outlets as Complex, VIBE, Billboard, Essence, CMJ and Centric who named her as one of “14 R&B Artists You Need to Know In 2014” along with such names as Jhene Aiko, Sampha and Kelela.
Jade de LaFleur is poised to change the landscape of R&B and Jaded is just the first taste of what is to come. Go ahead and take listen to the artist everyone is raving about!