Major Lazer surprise with release stylistically eclectic EP, ‘Know No Better’
Major Lazer have surprised fans across the world with their release of Know No Better. The EP, which is led by the group’s titular collaboration with Travis Scott, Camila Cabello and Quavo, includes six songs that are just as hot as this summer is about to be. The aforementioned first single on the EP features pronounced reggaeton beats, a medley of rich vocals, and a melody that makes dancing irresistible. Travis Scott, Camila Cabello, and Quavo add dimension and volume to the track with their distinct voices and unforgettable lyrics.
Overall, Know No Better is a colorful mix of electronic genres, blended with Latin and island flair. The group diversifies the style of the EP with each song by showcasing and experimenting with different rhythms, vocals, and sounds. With a variety of techniques, Major Lazer keep the EP interesting by shaking up each song with a unique flavor, evoking different sentiments throughout its course. Adding tracks from Know No Better will be a surefire way to spice up any summer playlist.
Further featured artists on the EP include, Sean Paul, J. Balvin, Ice Prince, and Busy Signal among many others. The trio has cultivated an infectious sound in their latest release, Know No Better serves as a bit of teaser for Major Lazer’s next album Music Is the Weapon, which is expected to drop next year. Needless to say, the magnitude of this release makes the group’s next project an incredibly scintillating prospect.
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