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Zee Avi

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Zee Avi

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Zee Avi
genre:
Folk

We gave it a B+

This 23-year-old Malaysia native was discovered from her YouTube performances, and perhaps the smartest decision she made on this debut album, Zee Avi, was to keep the simplicity of those homemade videos intact. Only the lightest of instrumentation and the gentlest of brush-snare backdrops sneak in to surround Zee Avi’s extraordinary voice, a shy, supple sound that seems to have traveled across generations from a jazzier time. Though her childlike love songs occasionally turn a bit cloying, her voice replaces the perfume in the air with dusky, addictive smoke. B+

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