In the shallow pit that is Top 40 pop music lies few hopes of finding something of substance. However, once every couple years something emerges that isn't a heaping pile of overproduced bullshit. In a sea of Ke$ha singles there was Adele. Drowning in Chris Brown and Usher albums, Frank Ocean put out Channel Orange. And in the midst of Nicki Minaj and Katy Perry, Jessie Ware put out something truly classic.
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The London born singer put out her debut album last year and off it came the single "Wildest Moments." This year, Ware is trying to cross some of her single's popularity into a United States fan base. We know you want to be the one in your group of friends who claims to have known about this artist the longest once she blows up, so here is your chance to establish yourself as a fan without spending any extra money...
On Aug. 10, Jessie Ware is playing the Observatory and we have free tickets to give away. All you have to do to win the pair of tickets is leave us a message on Heard Mentality's Twitter (@ocweeklymusic) and/or Facebook with your name, email address and your favorite Jessi Ware track. Winners notified next Monday. Your name and tickets will be held at will call.