Watch Jessy Lanza´s New Music Video “Oh No”
Jessy Lanza is a Canadian electronic songwriter, producer, and vocalist from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Lanza was listed as one of the best new artists of 2013 by XLR8R. In a review of her debut album, Pull My Hair Back, she was described by The Guardian as “the latest and possibly greatest of the new ethereal soul girls” and ranked #4 on Resident Advisor’s Top 20 Albums of 2013. Pull My Hair Back was co-written and co-produced with Jeremy Greenspan of Junior Boysand released on the UK’s Hyperdub record label. Laced with funk, soul, R&B, and haunting high-register vocals, Lanza cites Missy Elliot and Timbaland as early influences on her songwriting. Lanza grew up playing piano and studying jazz. The album Pull My Hair Back was a shortlisted nominee for the 2014 Polaris Music Prize. Her second album Oh No was released in 2016.