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

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