Commenting on the observe Jack Kenworthy says: “”For You” talks of a time that modified my household’s and my life perpetually, in studying the information of my brother-in-law’s most cancers prognosis. What adopted was 11 months of uncertainty, togetherness and a celebration of shared love and friendship between a household. Made with my mates and long-time collaborators Gianluca Buccellati and Mikko Gordon, “For You” is the primary chapter of my new document, Love To You, Mate.”
“I’ve all the time been on the facet of constructing up eventualities reasonably than being actually sincere about my life inside my music,” provides Kenworthy about his second album Love To You, Mate. “That is the primary time I have been in a position to do this. I have been much less terrified of it as a result of it is not my story. It’s a shared one.”
The Nottingham-based songwriter and producer’s life was upended in February 2021, months earlier than the discharge of his debut album Wake, when his brother-in-law Greg Baker was recognized with stage 4 most cancers. What adopted was essentially the most “unbelievable” yr of a household’s togetherness when life appeared set on fracturing the lifetime of a younger man. Kenworthy, realizing specifically that he wanted to be a pillar of assist to his companion Helen, whom he’s since married, discovered that the household’s journey collectively within the face of adversity was each brutal and exquisite.
“We had been in fact so terrified,” Kenworthy remembers of the next Christmas spent in hospital, a reminiscence etched into the album’s title observe. “However they’re simply such constructive, type and provoking individuals who had every little thing thrown at them and dealt with all of it with this unbelievable togetherness and spirit. We’re all so grateful to have had him in our lives.”
- For You
- I Don’t Need To See You Like That
- How’d It Get So Actual?
- A Want
- This Gentle
- Love To You, Mate
- small miracles
- For Life
- Huge Boots