Jamal Lamont is bringing a distinct taste to R&B along with his newest single and video for “Need You Round.”
The video comes after the discharge of his debut EP “Sirens” final week, which has been acclaimed by Stay Nation’s Ones to Watch and extra.
“Need You Round” is a mixture of R&B, Jazz, and Soul. The instrumentation of the monitor sounds very futuristic, which coincides with the theme of the video the place Lamont portrays a merman.
The monitor has an enormous sound however is straightforward, with Lamont utilizing his voice with minimal background vocals. At a primary pay attention, chances are you’ll suppose you’re listening to John Legend due to the tone of his voice, which embodies readability and power. It really is refreshing to listen to his voice with out lots of instrumentation as a result of he is ready to actually showcase his vocal potential together with the lyrics.
The refrain says, “I like you/ I need you/Need you round.” Easy and to the purpose.
The theme of the track is all about wanting your bae close to you and sharing the perfect moments of life with that particular individual. He’s really telling her he loves her and needs her around- no want for her to marvel or guess. This track is all about reassurance, which many individuals are in search of, and want when courting or in a relationship.
Lamont has beforehand shared the stage with Dave Chappelle, Musiq Soulchild, Religion Evans, Mali Music, Avery Wilson, and John B. He has additionally been a visitor on The Tammi Mac Present (FOXSOUL) and appeared in an episode of CBS’ The Neighborhood, in addition to Janelle Monáe’s Turntables and Cocoa Sarai’s Huge Dummy music movies.
A Maryland native, Lamont now calls LA dwelling.
Take a look at the video for “Need You Round” by Jamal Lamont under directed by Allison A. Waite. And take hearken to his newest EP “Sirens” under.