Hear: Jessie Ware Rings In 2014 On New SBTRKT Song

When you’re a musician, it comes with the territory that the holidays are a time when you will be called upon to perform, be it at an intimate family gathering or a public celebration. On New Year’s Eve, Jessie Ware, who was vacationing at the time, answered the call when British producer SBTRKT brought her out for the last song during his set at the Young Turks party in Mexico City, which featured other artists including the xx and Grimes. The track, titled “r u n a w a y,” features Jessie breathily singing into a cloud of harps and bells. Sampha and newcomer Tic are also featured on vocals. The clip, uploaded to SoundCloud by SBTRKT on New Year’s Day, is hint of more to come in 2014 by all artists involved.