Such is the case of 19-year-old Miami native Cris Cab, who is rapidly carving out a place for himself in the music world.
Cab’s mixtape Echo Boom (available for free at his official site), which is sponsored by Williams’ Billionaire Boys Club, combines confessional singer-songwriter yearning, skittering dance beats, and hip-hop grooves.
After covering and remixing a handful of his favorite artists, he is now at work pushing his original tracks forward for his upcoming summer debut album on Mercury Records. Check out the crisp new single “Angels & Demons,” below. (And if you’re in Austin next week, catch him at several slated SXSW showcase appearances):
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