New Song: Shontelle – ‘Freaky (ft. Gyptian)’

Published: Tuesday 24th Apr 2012 by Sam

It’s been a pretty minute since Bajan beauty Shontelle has served up new material. Unsurprising, given her label switch from Universal Motown to Universal Republic late last year.

However, it appears the 26 year old is gearing up for a chart return, after new cut ‘Freaky’ – featuring fellow Caribbean Gyptian – surfaced today.

A marked departure from the R&B-tinged Pop Rihanna‘s former classmate served up on earlier outings, the cut sees the songbird re-engage with her roots.

Hear what we mean after the jump…

Yes, yes, and yes!

While unlikely to change the world, ‘Freaky’ works on many a front – the most prominent being that it finally awards Shontelle an authentic musical identity.

Indeed, for too long she’s been treading on ground already occupied by a plethora of female acts, who’s talent or label push has far outweighed hers. However, here she manages to fuse something they don’t have – Island spice – with a contemporary kick, resulting in a wholly listenable track.

More of this, please!

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  1. KAT DELUNA FAN April 24, 2012

    mm TGJ,the song is OK.Look what happens when you give you best work to other ppl.Dumb f*** :arow:

  2. Bad ass April 24, 2012

    Yessssssssssssssss When she goes reggae she slays “Are you ready for the Bajan queenah”

  3. arfa April 24, 2012

    i like it. is she new?

  4. OhDear April 24, 2012

    She’s still 26? Wow….she’s been 26 for 10 years!

  5. KEHI April 24, 2012

    ok…donc get me wrong… I LOVE SHONTELLE!!! but this is horrible!!! not a good sound for her!! the song, beat, lyrics, feature…horrible! need more impossible/take ova songs from her

  6. wheylin tobadd miller April 24, 2012

    yessssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss SHONTELLE

  7. Noel April 24, 2012

    Fire!! It’s different, but still catchy.

  8. Teacher April 24, 2012

    I like!

  9. Hush April 24, 2012

    She’s slightly better than Rihplaced but I’m not that impressed.

  10. Os April 24, 2012

    a who dat bumboclat Gyptian him bad a road a island ting.

  11. aubreyodayzman April 25, 2012

    her and aubrey o day are under the same label Universal Republic aubrey o day is coming out her album later this year.

  12. Oh Yeah April 25, 2012

    Love it Shontelle!

  13. antertain April 28, 2012

    Hope she does more of this.

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