dvsn & Ty Dolla $ign Collab
dvsn and multiple GRAMMY Award-nominated hitmaker Ty Dolla $ign share their romantic, nostalgic new single “Memories.” The track arrives along with the release date for the artists’ collaborative LP, Cheers to the Best Memories. It drops today on OVO Sound. Listen to “Memories,” which reworks a sample of 1992 R&B hit “Freak Me” by Silk, HERE.
“Memories” finds dvsn—the duo of singers working with Daniel Daley and GRAMMY Award-winning producer Nineteen85. In the meantime, dvsn and Ty Dolla $ign show off their malleability and attention to detail. They surely crafted a smooth throwback slow jam complete with vocoders that bring home the arrangement.
”Memories” follows the first taste from Cheers to the Best Memories, the emotional “I Believed It.” The track features the late Pittsburgh great Mac Miller. Fortunately, that single kicked off an exciting era for dvsn, who released their third album, A Muse in Her Feelings. This album dropped back in April 2020. Ty also appeared on that project giving us a taste of the collaboration to come among an all-star features. The cast of features included Future, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Popcaan, Buju Banton, Summer Walker, and more. The album was loved by fans and critics alike—praised as one of the best of 2020 by Complex, UPROXX, Noisey, and others.
Ty Dolla $ign is coming off his critically acclaimed album, Featuring Ty Dolla $ign, which dropped in October 2020. The title is a nod to his status as a heavy-hitting collaborator. The album offers an impressive tracklist, featuring guest appearances from Post Malone, Kanye West, Kid Cudi, Nicki Minaj, Big Sean, Burna Boy, Jhené Aiko, Mustard, FKA Twigs, and Anderson .Paak, among others.
Both dvsn and Ty Dolla $ign have established themselves as eclectic hitmakers of the highest order. Also their recent efforts show how gifted they are at drawing the best work out of their collaborators. The swooning “Memories” proves that the collaboration is built to explore new sounds and textures prior to the anticipated album.
Toronto duo dvsn, consisting of producer Nineteen85 and vocalist Daniel Daley, are best known for their addictive slow jams. Their music blends falsettos with contemporary production. As they prepare for their upcoming collaboration with Ty Dolla $ign in Summer of 2021, their sound is maturing, blurring the lines between new and old. dvsn released their second album, A Muse In Her Feelings, on OVO Sound including a host of features such as Future, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Popcaan, Buju Banton, Summer Walker, etc.
Moreover, this opened the door to a great deal of constructive criticism. In fact, the album received critical praise from COMPLEX, Pitchfork, Noisey, Essence, Billboard, NME and more. dvsn received acknowledgment for its profound musical sensibility and cross-over appeal. They followed up the lauded A Muse album with the deluxe version of the project featuring 4 new songs titled Amusing Her Feelings in 2021. Both the A Muse In Her Feelings album and the deluxe edition arrived as the follow-up project(s) to their acclaimed 2017 LP Morning After which introduced the world to the refreshing sense of R&B casting a look into the distant future.
ABOUT TY DOLLA $IGN
Hailed as “one of the richest R&B talents of the last decade” by The New York Times, Ty Dolla $ign is a multiple GRAMMY-nominated musical powerhouse who has single-handedly shaped the music industry with his undeniable classic songs (“Paranoid,” “Or Nah,” “Blasé”,) chart-topping collaborations (“Psycho” with Post Malone, “Work From Home” with Fifth Harmony) and genre-defying songwriting and production contributions (JAY-Z & Beyonce, Kanye West, Rihanna, Ariana Grande, Mariah Carey, Drake, Chris Brown, Christina Aguilera, Khalid, Wiz Khalifa and more.)
With over 5 billion streams, 10 million singles sold approximately 60 RIAA platinum and gold certifications, the Los Angeles native’s solo discography features chart-topping albums including Free TC (2015), Beach House 3 (2017) and Featuring Ty Dolla $ign (2020) and the timeless mixtapes Beach House, Beach House 2, Sign Language, Airplane Mode and Campaign
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