Kevin Garrett – Refuse

Some simple piano chords, that seem to come straight from a smoky bar of the 50s, introduce a touching melody: “I’m okay alone “. That’s how begins Refuse the new single from future star Kevin Garrett. The talented young songwriter from Pittsburgh, who has recently signed for Roc Nation, combines Sam Smith’s mainstream appeal with James Blake’s sophisticated atmospheres and the result is pure dynamite.

Speaking about Refuse to NYLON, Kevin has stated: “I wrote ‘Refuse’ a little while ago as I was developing my sound. It’s about growing up and not worrying about anybody’s opinion.

Listen below.