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Katy B

The versatile London, England-based Katy B (aka Baby Katy, Baby Katie), a dance-oriented electronic pop artist inspired by the likes of Mary J. Blige, Faith Evans, and Gwen Stefani, earned notice with "Tell Me," a 2006 single produced by DJ NG. A series of other features followed, including lead turns on Jelly Jams' "I Try," Geeneus' "Good Life" (a cover of the late-'80s Inner City house classic), and the Count & Sinden's "Hold Me." All of those tracks preceded the release of her first proper solo single. "Katy on a Mission," produced by Benga, was issued on Rinse in 2010. The album On a Mission was released the following April, with each song co-written by Katy B and an array of collaborators, including Geeneus (on seven of 12 tracks), Magnetic Man, Zinc, and Benga. The set debuted at number two on the U.K. album chart. Nominated for the 2011 Mercury Prize, it was issued that September in the U.S. After she toured Europe in support of her debut, Katy teamed up with Mark Ronson in 2012 for the track "Anywhere in the World," which appeared on a Coca-Cola Olympic sponsorship commercial. Katy then reconvened with Geeneus and connected with the likes of Jacques Greene, Sampha, Joker, and George FitzGerald. Little Red, her second album, brought more of a pop edge to Katy's dubstep-influenced sound. Preceded by the singles "5 AM" and "Crying for No Reason," it was released in February 2014 and topped the U.K. chart. The following year, she appeared on KDA's "Turn the Music Louder (Rumble)," a number one U.K. pop hit. After a switch of labels -- from Columbia to Virgin EMI -- she released Honey in 2016. It featured an impressive variety of producers and guest artists, including Kaytranada (on the title track), Major Lazer and Craig David, Floating Points and Four Tet, D Double E, and Novelist. ~ Andy Kellman & John D. Buchanan
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Katy B

  1.   Song
  2.   Katy On A Mission
  3.   Easy Please Me
  4.   I Wanna Be by Chris Lorenzo
  5.   5 AM
  6.   Broken Record
  7.   Anywhere In the World
  8.   Louder
  9.   Water Rising featuring Geeneus
  10.   Honey by Kaytranada
  11.   Perfect Stranger
  12.   Next Thing
  13.   What Love Is Made Of
  14.   Power on Me
  15.   Lights On
  16.   Honey (Outro) featuring Geeneus
  17.   Dreamers by Hannah Wants
  18.   Dark Delirium featuring Jamie Jones
  19.   Turn the Music Louder (Rumble) by KDA
  20.   Calm Down featuring Floating Points
  21.   Chase Me featuring J.D. Reid
  22.   Who Am I
  23.   Calm Down featuring Floating Points
  24.   Sky's the Limit
  25.   Wicked Love
  26.   Still
  27.   Emotions
  28.   Sapphire Blue
  29.   Play by Sampha
  30.   Everything
  31.   Tumbling Down
  32.   All My Lovin'
  33.   Aaliyah by Jessie Ware
  34.   Crying for No Reason
  35.   I Like You
  36.   Witches Brew
  37.   Why You Always Here
  38.   Disappear
  39.   Go Away
  40.   Heavy by Mr. Mitch
  41.   Lose Your Head featuring D Double E
  42.   Hot Like Fire
  43.   Stay Down
  44.   Blue Eyes
  45.   Hard to Get
  46.   Movement
  47.   So Far Away featuring Stamina MC

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