Inventive. Genius. Amazing! The song starts bare and slowly with beautiful violins and vocals. Then the sick beat drops taking it to the next level. Next thing you know, you’ll hear Sia’s amazing vocals chime in and she starts singing the harmony. The synth sounds and timely effects are eventually placed perfectly. It’s a remarkable piece of art that blends multiple genres.
Timothy Lee McKenzie was born January 4, 1989. His stage name is Labrinth. He's an English musician, singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer. He began in the music industry as a producer, but Simon Cowell signed him to his record label Syco Music as a solo act. Making Labrinth Cowell's first non-talent-show signing in six years. His debut album Electronic Earth released on 31 March 2012 having been preceded by the singles "Earthquake" and "Last Time." Labrinth was born and raised in Hackney, London coming from a strong musical family. He's one of nine siblings and grew up at home surrounded almost exclusively by the sound of American gospel music. He and his eight siblings formed a band called Mac 9 when he was young. Source: bluesandsoul.com