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al ak has delivered big time with his latest offering ‘Soon‘. The four-minute opus is littered with beautiful, infectious sounds: crisp bass, slick percussive rhythms, playful piano sounds, and soothing vocal samples are all wonderfully presented. al ak is definitely a name to watch, follow this talented musician on the cloud. Get those summer vibes going below.

We Forget


al ak is the work of Karachi, Pakistan-based musician Danish Faruqi. With a soundcloud page light in terms of quantity, this newcomer more than makes up for in quality. al ak has only recently cropped up on my radar and I can’t help but feel his latest offering, ‘We Forget‘, would sit perfectly on a Sofia Coppola film soundtrack à la Lost In Translation. The track has the feel of a dreamy masterpiece with its ethereal flow and moving vocal work. Grab a free download here.

al ak – We Forget (ft. Zareera Bukhari)