Ivan Ave of Jakarta Records is one of those special gems that continues to place his best foot forward with each release. Following the success of the Kaytranada-produced “Also,” the Oslo-bred artist returns with another pillowy single titled “Fast Forward.” Frequent collaborators Mndsgn and DJ Harrison lay the foundation for Ivan’s sleek rhymes that detail the stakes of time and relationships. The first official single from his forthcoming Every Eye album gleams with talent from all angles, leaving us pining for the full project.
Stream “Fast Forward” below and expect Every Eye on September 29.
Ivan Ave of Jakarta Records and Mutual Intentions is gearing up for one hell of a year. Following his Helping Hands album, produced entirely by Mndsgn, the Oslo artist is back with “Also.” His latest offering was released alongside a set of visuals brought to life by Also Known As, directors Stian Ulveraker Hauger and Thomas Flaatt, and features production from Kaytranada and Kiefer. Ivan’s buttery flow lays in the pocket throughout the track, accentuated by twinkling melodies to give listeners an true dose of tranquility. Keep a close eye on Ivan as he continues to blossom throughout the new year.
Check out the video for “Also” below, courtesy of