Somdef is considered one of Korea's most revered tastemakers, however the producer and DJ expands past his business influence with the brand new album Some Definition of Love, marking his most commercially ble challenge up to now.
Following the viral success of "One Plus One" — the upbeat, breezy jam that includes rap sensation Loco and R&B crooner Bravo that tallied multiple million views on YouTube — the 33-year-old (born Du Hyun Wang) unleashed the complete challenge on Sept. 26, serving his signature feel-good vibes and infectious vitality to a mass viewers.
The tightly crafted, five-track EP illustrates varied takes on love, mashing seductive, heat R&B manufacturing with candy pop hooks. The set additionally enlists a number of the scene's most in-demand rap and vocal stars together with Crush (on the standout "Slip N Slide"), BeWhy and Hoody (on "Love Degrees"), Sumin and Jinbo ("% (Moon and Sun)"), amongst others.
Released together with the EP, the alluring "Slip N Slide" video acts as an ideal accompaniment to the immediately hummable single as vocal prodigy Crush brings an emotional depth to Somdef's backdrop of startling beats.
While Somdef initially broke out for being part of the notorious 360 Sound crew — spinning at Seoul's most cutting-edge golf equipment and occasions whereas chopping beats for prime musicians — his ear for catchy tunes and pure present for elevating the temper is on full show for his newest launch, all serving to construct a promising begin to a powerful catalog.
Watch the "Slip N Slife" video and stream Some Definition of Love under.
This article initially appeared on Streets Talkin Korea.