LP1 is the debut studio album by English singer and songwriter FKA Twigs. It was released on 6 August 2014 by Young Turks. Production on the album is handled by FKA Twigs herself, alongside Emile Haynie, Arca, Cy An, Devonté Hynes, Clams Casino, Paul Epworth, Sampha and Tic. Upon release, LP1 received widespread critical acclaim, and placed high on several year-end critics' lists. The album spawned three singles: "Two Weeks", "Pendulum" and "Video Girl".
LP1 is the debut studio album by English singer-songwriter FKA twigs. It was released on 6 August 2014. She collaborated with several producers, including Arca, Emile Haynie, Devonté Hynes, Paul Epworth and Clams Casino. LP1 received widespread critical acclaim upon release, and placed high on several year-end critics' lists. The album spawned three singles: Two Weeks, Pendulum and Video Girl. The album was nominated for the 2014 Mercury Prize and the award for Best Recording Package at the 2015 Grammy Awards.
FKA twigs' first full-length is a monumental debut. On a formal level, it takes the kinds of risks that few pop artists, and few "experimental" artists, for that matter, are willing to take these days. FKA twigs' first full-length is a monumental debut. As far as the making of the artist known as FKA twigs goes, it brings her tantalizingly into focus without shedding any of the mystique she has developed so far. FKA twigs knows a thing or two about creating an image for herself. Every song she's released so far, even the four from her self-released debut EP from 2012, has been accompanied by its own video.
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Were Oscar Wilde alive today, he might quip: ‘To appear in one Jessie J video may be regarded as misfortune; to appear in two looks like carelessness. It hasn’t held back FKA Twigs, though. That’s largely because her own music sounds like it comes from a different planet to Jessie’s bombastic chart-pop. Her brilliant debut album is a collection of forward-thinking electro-R&B tracks packed with unexpected sonic details: an out-of-tune organ riff on ‘Lights On’; a beat that sounds like a child biting into a ripe apple on ‘Hours’. The lovely melodies on ‘Give Up’, ‘Number’ and ‘Pendulum’ have echoes of ’90s R&B, but this album is bewitching because Twigs mixes the pretty with the gritty
Album: LP1. Released: 2014. Style: Trip Hop. Format: MP3 320Kbps, FLAC. Great album-easily one of the year’s best. So, don’t be surprised when Pitchfork gives it a 7 or lower.
FKA Twigs – LP1. Label: Young Turks – YTLP118. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album. Country: US. Released: 08 Aug 2014. Fantastic album, could play on repeat for hours. The quality of the pressing is excellent, no surface noise and the crispy production really stands out on the vinyl release. Reply Notify me 1 Helpful.