In 2017, Calvin Harris made an enormous assertion releasing Funk Wav Bounces Vol 1, that includes a literal who’s-who of collaborators together with Frank Ocean, Future, Khalid, Nicki Minaj, Kehlani, Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry, Snoop Dogg, John Legend, Ariana Grande, ScHoolboy Q, and extra.
After which… nothing. It appeared just like the ‘Vol 1’ was merely an extraneous afterthought for years, with no signal that any additional quantity would ever be coming. In 2018, he even tweeted that he was “shifting on” from the sound, although that tweet has been deleted and now we all know why.
Vol 2 is gonna be mad
— Calvin Harris (@CalvinHarris) March 3, 2022
Predictably, the tweet ignited his fandom, however presumably prolonged far past even. The album, or EP, no matter you need to name it, was so pop heavy and spectacular that it’s nonetheless one in every of his greatest releases altogether with over two billion streams between all of the songs. Two of these songs, “Slide” and “Feels,” make up round 80% of these streams.
Keep tuned for extra information on Vol 2, however for now you’ll be able to take heed to Vol 1 once more beneath.
Picture: Mike Davies