WESLEE was always an accident waiting to happen. If you’re lucky then you might’ve already encountered their properly infectious wonky-pop slash experimental r&b, but chances are you haven’t yet heard of one of the freshest emerging projects of 2019.
Production wizard and Kansas-native Josh, first met vocalist Emma when she relocated from London to New York CIty back in 2014.
Having established themselves as the one of the most refreshing and uniquely dynamic acts in today’s international music scene, WESLEE have amassed over 25 million streams and performed for BBC Radio 1’s Annie Mac at her AMP event, where they were joined by Jessie Ware and Sunflower Bean, as well as Annie herself. WESLEE also performed on the mainstage of Brooklyn’s Northside Festival as well as Baby’s Alright for their live debut in the US.
First emerging with critically-acclaimed debut track ‘Gassed’ the duo garnered a wealth of support from industry heavyweights, with the track receiving the prestigious ‘Hottest Record in the World’ accolade from BBC Radio 1’s Mistajam. It also clocked in at #5 on the BBC Radio 1 Specialist Chart and received support from a wealth of BBC DJs, including Pete Tong, Danny Howard, Clara Amfo and Huw Stephens.
Stay tuned, because the duo are releasing new music in 2019. You’ll find even more of their signature fresh flows, featuring Josh’s bouncy production skills and Emma’s pure gold vocals.