Watch List: Katey Brooks Is 'Never Gonna Let Her Go'
The U.K.'s Katey Brooks has one of those voices. The kind of voice that floods the listener's every pore and vein with profound emotion as it weaves its way into the soul to leave an indelible imprint. Haunting, ethereal and uninhibited, her voice in infused with a moving sensitivity as it traverses delicate articulations and emphatic exclamations with an instinctive and mature beauty. Such a voice has of course attracted attention, with Brooks having opened for Newton Faulkner, Mercury Prize-nominee Lou Rhodes and Grammy nominees Cutting Crew while garnering the enthusiastic praise of numerous DJ's on BBC Radio 1 and 6 for her folk-infused, singer/songwriter sensibility. Currently in the process of recording her follow up album to the acclaimed 'I Fought Lovers' EP, here Brooks captivates with the beauty and maturity of her voice with a live rendition of 'Never Gonna Let Her Go', saying 'I wanted to share a brand new song with you, shot live in the studio earlier today. It's dear to my heart, and feels very fitting in light of things happening in parts of the world right now'.