Jacob Collier and Daniel Caesar Are a Match Made in R&B Heaven

At only 25, Jacob Collier already has a staggering amount of accolades under his belt. He’s racked up several GRAMMY nominations, collaborated with Coldplay, and is on the verge of melting you into a puddle with his single “Time Alone With You.” R&B hotshot Daniel Caesar joins Collie on the track, injecting his trademark sultry energy. The likely pair are far from strangers, having joined one another at their various live shows throughout 2018 and linking up on Caesar’s “Restore The Feeling.”

“Time Alone With You” is Collier’s first release from part three of his long-awaited four-part album, Djesse Vol. 3. The dazzling flurry of experimental harmonies between the two was recorded in Collier’s home studio in London. Collier and Caesar don’t hold back with the level of jazz and flair on the track. The two take advantage of their youthful skill. In “Time Alone With You,” they clearly have a lot of fun exploring, poking, prodding, and bending the rules classic jazz has set around the measure, meter, and vocal form. 

This song specifically is a comprehensive expression of Collier’s artistry. With the exception of the trumpet and flugelhorn work done by James Copus, every other instrumental piece in “Time Alone With You” is done by Collier’s own hand. Not only that, but the visual was directed and edited solely by Collier as well. 

Check out Collier’s bold work of art below, and catch him on tour this spring throughout Europe and North America. 

DJESSE WORLD TOUR – SPRING 2020 DATES

1-April – Berlin, DE – Huxleys
3-April – Utrecht, NL – Transition Festival
4-April – Cologne, DE – Carlswerk Victoria
5-April – Paris, FR – Le Trianon
7-April – Manchester, UK – The Ritz
8-April – London, UK – Roundhouse
14-April – Vancouver, BC – Vogue Theatre
15-April – Seattle, WA – Showbox SODO
16-April – Portland, OR – Crystal Ballroom
18-April – San Francisco, CA – The Warfield
21-April – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern
22-April – San Diego, CA – House of Blues
23-April – Phoenix, AZ – The Van Buren
25-April – Salt Lake City, UT – The Depot
26-April – Englewood, CO – The Gothic Theatre
28-April – Dallas, TX – The Bomb Factory
29-April – Austin, TX – Emo’s
30-April – Houston, TX – House of Blues
2-May – Orlando, FL – House of Blues
3-May – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Revolution Live
5-May – Atlanta, GA – Variety Playhouse
7-May – Charlotte, NC – The Underground
9-May – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer
10-May – Washington, D.C. – 9:30 Club
14-May – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Steel
15-May – Boston, MA – House of Blues
17-May – Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall
19-May – Cleveland, OH – Agora Theater
20-May – Detroit, MI – The Majestic Theatre
22-May – Chicago, IL – Vic Theatre
23-May – Minneapolis, MN – Varsity Theater
26-May – Kansas City, MO – The Truman
27-May – Memphis, TN – Minglewood Hall
28-May – Nashville, TN – Cannery Ballroom
30-May – Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall

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