TUNE Yazmin Lacey - Yazmin Lacey - 'Morning Matters' single (On Your Own Records)
- new single ‘Morning Matters’ impacting 24th April
- new EP also entitled ‘Morning Matters’ out on 27th March via On Your Own Records
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Today, Nottingham-based soul singer Yazmin Lacey launches her newest lush single new single, Morning Matters, and announces her forthcoming EP of the same name.
The Morning Matters single - which is inspired by new dawns and fresh starts, and features celebrated pianist Sarah Tandy on keys. The song follows Lacey’s recent run of sold out UK shows and previous single, Not Today Mate, released in January.
Both tracks are included on newly-announced EP, Morning Matters, out 27th March. The EP pairs candid songwriting with a laid-back, graceful delivery and is, as Lacey explains; “dedicated to anyone that’s ever struggled with getting up and out in the morning, for everyone doing work on themselves and trying to live better.” Contributors include Femi Koleoso and Ife Ogunjobi of Ezra Collective, plus jazz protege Moses Boyd.
Yazmin Lacey didn’t set out to be a singer, however a chance encounter lead to her earning a place on Future Bubblers - Gilles Peterson’s development programme devoted to discovering and nurturing UK talent. Enthused by the experience, Lacey recorded some songs in her living room and in 2017 self-released debut EP, Black Moon. The more polished When The Sun Dips 90 Degrees EP followed in 2018 and includes standout single Something My Heart Trusts.