Sola Rosa’s Magnetics was chosen for “iTunes Best of 2014” R&B album and entered the album charts on #10 !
Sola Rosa’s sixth album Magnetics sees the band introduce a glorious assortment of fresh new vocalists from all over the globe. Noah Slee (NZ) released his ‘Mix Tape’ EP in 2013 to critical acclaim and has toured with many artists including renowned neo-soul artist Jill Scott; young up-and- coming singer/songwriter and Soundcloud phenomenon Jordan Rakei (AUS); BRIT School graduate Tawiah (UK) was first introduced to Spraggon via the attention of Gilles Peterson, who championed her song ‘Watch Out’ in 2007 and also named her the winner of his Worldwide Award for Best Newcomer the following year; Kevin Mark Trail (UK) features on three tracks after being recommended in the aftermath of an exceptional performance in the UK; Stones Throw Records’ singer and beatmaker Georgia Anne Muldrow (US) has been on Spraggon’s wish list ever since he heard collaborations with the likes of Eric Lau, Madlib and Sa-R, PPP and Erykah Badu; and long time best friend of both Trail and Mathieson Sharlene Hector (UK) has worked with too many artists to mention and currently sings with Basement Jaxx.
“Sola Rosa’s Magnetics is solid – a great album to have on repeat at the backyard this summer.” – Rachel Bache, NZ Herald
Sola Rosa continue to experiment and evolve, which is a true testament to their success over the years.
some nice feedback:
DJ Dusty (Jazzandmilk) “Wonderful LP”
Phil Horneman (Wicked Jazz Sounds) “Great New Album”
Ohmega Watts “The records sound, progressive tracks and solid featured vocalists on each track really hold it all together cohesively well. Not many LP’s do this in this new digital era!”
Danny Masure “Love ‘Til The Sun!'”
Stickybuds “Sola Rosa always quality”
Junior (Record Breakin’) “These guys have not failed me yet!”