Jessie Ware is an English singer/songwriter and Mercury music prize nominee. Raised in South London, Ware began singing in school musicals, but attended university with the intention of becoming a journalist. When her friend Jack Penate invited her to be his backup singer, she began to focus on a singing career. While on tour with Penate, Ware was introduced to British electronic producer SBTRKT. Back home in London, Ware and SBTRKT collaborated together on the track "Nervous." She followed that up with the song "Valentine," a collaboration with another UK producer, Sampha. The success of both tracks in the dance music scene led to a record deal with PMR Records.
Ware began working on her debut album with Dave... Read More