The latest track from Cheryl (Cole) is a somewhat disappointing effort by a star of her calibre. While the catchy hook and chorus may have the makings of a top 10 single, Under The Sun isn’t in the same league as her previous hits Fight For This Love or Promise This.
The Script Feat. will.i.am – Hall Of Fame
The unlikely collaboration between The Voice mentors, Danny O’Donoghue’s band The Script and will.i.am, is a triumph. Hall Of Fame is an empowering, piano-led power ballad, and the Black Eyed Peas frontman’s signature lyrical flow and O’Donoghue’s emphatic bursts combine successfully to evoke the spirits of Muse and Coldplay.
The Vaccines – Teenage Icon
Full of 1960s-style American teen pop promise, referencing the likes of Frankie Avalon and John Lennon, the rebel-rousing urgent drum patterns and vigorous electric guitar chords will have fans po-go-ing in indie clubs.