RSS Feed

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

©2019, Nu Music Group Inc.

JOHN LEGEND FT. CHANCE THE RAPPER - "PENTHOUSE FLOOR"

December 6, 2016

 
Soul singer John Legend released the first track from his upcoming album on November 16th. Teasing us with the groovy, funky fuelled jam "Penthouse Floor” co-written by Sia with collaborations from Beck associate Greg Kurstin, and features verses from Chance The Rapper

The song starts off with Legend singing verses about taking a woman out on the town, dodging paparazzi alongside other trappings of fame. They finally escape it all by heading up to the penthouse floor. "Once you're above the city lights / Won't want to spend another night, down there on your own / The holding on is made for us / The altitude is dangerous, but we ain't going home," 

 

 
"Penthouse Floor” can be found on the 12-track album which was released earlier this month, John writes his lyrics from the perspective of a first-time father alongside someone who challenges ongoing issues digging into Legends long-standing devotion to social justice.

Darkness and Light Tracklist: 
01. I Know Better 
02. Penthouse Floor (feat. Chance the Rapper) 
03. Darkness and Light (feat. Brittany Howard) 
04. Overload (feat. Miguel) 
05. Love Me Now 
06. What You Do To Me 
07. Surefire 
08. Right By You (for Luna) 
09. Temporary Painless 
10. How Can I Blame You 
11. Same Old Story 
12. Marching Into the Dark  

Please reload

the archive

Savoy Ellis’ “Fate” (feat. Kafeeno) is slick, smooth and spacey. This moody R&B bop pulls itself along with a strong bass groove and gorgeous vocal runs, sparing no expense on its hooks. It’s catchy and has a nice chord progression, to boot. 

The guitar playing on this...

nodisco. wears his heart on his sleeve with “Moonlight in my Bedroom.” He documents a breakup in his characteristically literal lyrical style, and complements another heartache-fuelled release, “Thoughts From Your Car.” 

Despite the melancholy of its inspiration, “Moonl...

Adrian Sieber has been in music for almost 30 years. He’s known primarily in his home-country Switzerland as the singer for Lovebugs, who’ve scored several #1 albums and are generally a big deal there. Adrian’s solo work is pop-tronica ear-candy that’s very much worth...

JP Cooper—singer-songwriter and hit-maker—has dropped a huge new single entitled ‘In These Arms’. Hailing from the UK, most people know Cooper from his feature on Jonas Blue’s smash: Perfect Stranger, which he co-wrote. Meanwhile, JP has been making his own brand of ca...

2020 marks the return of Kiesza and her unique brand of pop music. After taking a two year hiatus the singer-songwriter is rested and ready to shine again on the global stage. 

Kiesza first sky-rocketed to stardom in 2014 with her catchy song ‘Hideaway’. The music video...

Jon Vinyl, real name Jonathon Hamilton, has been making music since the age of fifteen. Raised in Toronto he has been a local to the Dundas area and is currently located in Pickering. Now at twenty two years of age he has caught the industry’s attention including the l...

Please reload

Listen to Top Music from the Toronto Music Scene on Spotify