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June 16th, 2021

Sophia Bel releases the new explosive post-pop-punk anthem I Don’t Need My Space

Sophia Bel
June 10th, 2021

Franky Fade unveils Vertige, his first single via Bonsound

Franky Fade
June 9th, 2021

Safia Nolin returns with her new single Rue de l’ours

Safia Nolin
June 3rd, 2021

Paul Jacobs joins the roster of Bonsound’s booking agency

Paul Jacobs
May 27th, 2021

Bonsound annonce la signature de Dany Placard au booking

Dany Placard
May 26th, 2021

Lisa LeBlanc unveils Bonsoir Moreau, a collaborative single with Salebarbes

Lisa LeBlanc
May 26th, 2021

Marie Davidson & L'Œil Nu release a remix of Renegade Breakdown by Jessy Lanza and announce a tour

Marie Davidson & L'Œil Nu
May 25th, 2021

Franky Fade joins Bonsound

Franky Fade
May 14th, 2021

LUMIÈRE releases his debut album A.M.I.E.S.A.M.O.U.R

May 12th, 2021

LUMIÈRE unveils a music video for LE.DÉFI.DE.L’AMOUR

April 28th, 2021

Sophia Bel unveils a second remixes EP for the song You’re Not Real You’re Just A Ghost

Sophia Bel
April 27th, 2021

Philippe B's flagship album Variations fantômes celebrates its 10th anniversary with a special edition on vinyl

Philippe B
April 23rd, 2021

Laurence-Anne releases her second album, Musivision

April 21st, 2021

Laurence-Anne presents Tempête, a new single off Musivison

April 19th, 2021

BEYRIES presents a video for Nous sommes, co-directed by Maxime Le Flaguais, also the song’s writer

April 15th, 2021

Les Louanges returns with new single Pigeons

Les Louanges
April 1st, 2021

Bonsound partners with Anniversary Group

March 30th, 2021

Sophia Bel releases the No More - Extended Flavour Pack remix EP

Sophia Bel
March 22nd, 2021

Misc invites you to “share the ambulance” for an extraordinary virtual experience

March 19th, 2021

Mark Clennon unveils a music video for Stray and releases the EP Foreign

Mark Clennon
March 18th, 2021

BEYRIES x Grey’s Anatomy: hear her cover of To Love Somebody in tonight’s episode


Mark Clennon unveils a music video for Stray and releases the EP Foreign

Foreign, Mark Clennon’s latest effort, is out today. With this newest collection of songs, the Toronto crooner explores themes of belonging, relationship ambiguity, the deconstruction of stereotypes, and authenticity. Along with the EP, Clennon presents a music video directed by Montreal-based Christian Boakye-Agyeman for the single Stray, released last month. On this deeply personal dancehall track, the Jamaican-born artist sings in Patois, embracing all of his culture within his music for the first time, as he speaks on infidelity and addresses the stereotype of cheating black men. The accompanying visuals follow Mark Clennon’s movements across different dynamic and vibrant sets.

Co-produced by Toronto’s Rainer + Grimm (The Weeknd, Drake), alongside Joey Sherrett (Nate Husser) and Mark Clennon, Foreign follows the release of his sophomore EP Passion (2019), on which he revealed some of his deepest concerns, including emotional disappointment, lack of societal acceptance, and whether destiny will turn in his favour. With his newest effort, the crooner fully embraces his outsiderness, less concerned with appealing only to North Americans. Truly wishing to create music that his friends and family will also relate to, Mark Clennon trusts that they will connect with his high energy R&B, caribbean funk, dancehall vibes and modern soul-pop filled project.

Along with previously released tracks Stray and Don't Start A Fire, Foreign features Can’t Stop Me Now, a powerful song with an earnest message that recounts having to deal with emotional pain, but pushing through to keep going regardless. Production duo Rainer + Grimm add their magnetic touch to this track as Mark Clennon sings about overcoming heartbreak, belting out You Can’t Stop Me Now / You Can’t Stop The Page From Turning / You Can’t Hurt Me Anymore over the pulsating beat of percussions. With the entrancing rhythm of this third song, Mark Clennon carries on transporting listeners to his home country of Jamaica. The EP closes off on two remixes, courtesy of Jamaica-born and Miami-based producer and DJ The Kemist and Chilean duo Merci & Marco. While The Kemist fuses elements of reggae, dancehall, electronic, trap, and pop music into a catchy and combustible concoction of his own for the remix of Stray, Merci & Marco explore new sounds influenced by latin pop culture, reggaeton, club and afro contemporary music, giving Can’t Stop Me Now a new dimension using added percussion and an accelerated tempo.