Hear OVO’s Latest Signees Majid Jordan’s ‘Afterhours’ EP [@majidjordan]
Tuesday morning, Drake promptly put the world on its head when he released the retro futuristic R&B cut “Hold On We’re Going Home”. The track’s featured guests Majid Jordan, much like The Weeknd & PARTYNEXTDOOR before them seemed like relative recluses to the newfound spotlight as their Twitter page remains barren save for a linkback to the OVO Sound website and a big, bold declaration of being from Toronto.
So how exactly do you configure Majid Al Maskati and Jordan Ullman? Well they’re singer-producer duo first and foremost with Majid on vocals and Jordan behind the boards. With much of their previous material under the moniker Good People scrubbed and washed, the folks at Fashionably Early along with fourm members of Kanye To The to piece together an 8-track EP entitled afterhours.
Much like any number of low-fi R&B releases that play heavy on atmospherics and emotion, this too sounds like the current slide that style of R&B is currently embarked upon and if it has plenty of Jai Paul vibes to it then don’t fret because we felt the same way. Stream the afterhours EP below via Audiomack as it’s gotten nearly 5,000 plays since it’s debut earlier this week.