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Hear Marshmello, Khalid Unite on Stirring New Song ‘Silence’

August 11th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

EDM producer Marshmello recruited emerging alt-soul singer Khalid on his new single, “Silence.” The 19-year-old vocalist proclaims he’s “found peace in your violence” over shifting, snapping synths. 

“I’d rather be a lover than a fighter/ ‘Cause all my life I’ve been fighting,” Khalid sings. “Never felt a feeling of comfort/ All this time I’ve been hiding.”

Marshmello first emerged in 2015 after releasing a series of remixes by artists like Jack Ü and Zedd. He released his debut studio album, Joytime, last year. The anonymous performer – who performs onstage wearing a marshmallow head – recently cracked Forbes‘ list of 2017′s highest-paid DJs, earning $21 million in the 12 months preceding June 2017.

Khalid broke out in 2016 with his hit “Location.” The track appears on his March-issued debut LP, American Teen, which Rolling Stone ranked one of 2017′s 50 Best Albums So Far.

Article source: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/hear-marshmello-khalid-unite-on-stirring-new-song-silence-w497282

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