When you’ve championed a band as long as I’ve been championing Young Fathers, it’s great when they are having hit albums, and in the next few weeks, about to headline their biggest show yet, at London’s Brixton Academy! Respect.
This year’s Cocoa Sugar album, their third, may well be their best album yet, and from the sessions that produced that album, today the previously unheard ‘Cocoa Sugar’ with the David Wrench remix of the album track ‘Border Girl.’ This is a very good thing.
Which reminds me; I must start on my albums and tracks of the year…
Young Fathers topped my annual Festive Fifty with this track last year: