Natalie Oaks, born in Ghana, raised in Britain, showcases a beautiful brand of alt R&B, neo-soul and lo-fidelity. Inspired by Loyle Carner, Lauryn Hill and Frank Ocean, the rising artist offers up relaxing melodies and an equally soothing vocal tone that you can listen to on repeat. Speaking on her debut release, Natalie said: “I prioritised making the lyrics reflect my feelings at the time, but presenting it in a way that anyone could tune in to with ease.”
Already making waves with her warm, alluring sound, Natalie’s tone is particularly distinctive and really stands out from the rest. Set for big things ahead, ‘One of A Kind’ is a heavenly debut and definitely deserves your attention.