Ray Blk, one of the most powerful, challenging and important voices in music, releases the video for “OVER YOU” featuring the one and only, Stefflon Don.
Directed by Labi (Ms Banks, Stefflon Don, Bellah) who also did her video for “Lovesick” we see UK queens Ray Blk and Stefflon Don dancing their troubles away and owning the dance floor at a basement rave.
“Over You” is the recent single off Ray’s recent critically acclaimed debut studio abum ‘Access Denied’. The eagerly awaited album has reached over 16M global streams and counting, plus 5 star reviews from NME and the Metro, 4 stars from The Guardian, Times, Independent, Observer, Evening Standard and DIY. Not to mention, rave reviews from the likes of Complex, Loud and Quiet, GRM Daily and many more. Featuring guests from Giggs to Stefflon Don, Kojey Radical, Suburban Plaza, and Kaash Paige, the album was years in the making and did not disappoint.
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In addition to the album release, Ray BLK also announced a headline live show at London’s Roundhouse on Thursday 17th February 2022.
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Recently Ray BLK revealed that she has partnered up with Barry M to create her own nail line, called ‘BLKlisted’ which is available to purchase now. Ray also teamed up with Tommy Jeans and Vevo on their “Less Buzz More Music” campaign. The campaign aims to nurture positivity and looks to offer an alternative, through the power of music, to today’s hyper-connected world – from the news to social media. The campaign spotlights Ray through live video performances created for Vevo’s original content series, ROUNDS, a series of live performances by emerging and established musicians, using a 360-degree portraiture effect.
Ray Blk has spent lockdown writing and recording her long-awaited debut album which promises to be one of the cultural highlights of the year, reminding everyone what a truly special and unique artist she is. She also wrote and performed “Warriors”, the lead track from the hugely acclaimed 8 times BAFTA nominated film “Rocks”, which has also been nominated for Sync Of The Year at this year’s Music Week Awards.
Proving that she has other strings to her bow, Ray hosted a 12-week run of the Apple Agenda Show with Mabel, Mahalia, Ghetts and many more. As well as this, she fronted a special Black History Blackout Radio show for Apple music which showcased her passion and knowledge about black women in music including interviews with legends Ms Dynamite and Estelle.
Following her highly acclaimed Oxford University and Ted talks, Ray was also invited by Cambridge University to discuss what Black History Month means to her and share her experience as a black woman in the entertainment industry with the Cambridge Union.
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