LISTEN | Oscar Key Sun Perfects The Off-Key Melodies With "Shallow"

LISTEN | Oscar Key Sun Perfects The Off-Key Melodies With "Shallow"

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Melbourne has got us swayin' - 

Oscar Key Sung shares his newest single titled "Shallow," a pure blend of  meticulous amateur pop with R&B influences. This is a first look at new material the multi-talented artist has been working on in transition between Australia and Los Angeles.

Oscar Key Sung is something ecstatic and undone, a sound that winds simultaneously through R&B golden past and pop near future.

Increasingly the music of Oscar Key Sung sways between emotional ferment and physical movement, a captured catharsis that has certainly found its fans. He showcases the vulnerability of an independent artist and seamlessly experiments with off-key melodies that miraculously feel perfectly placed for some odd reason. 

Listen to "Shallow" and see for yourself: 

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