Don’t put Najuah (Nahj-oo-ah) in a box. The Toronto-based sextet, fronted by sisters Hanifa and Juliet, takes the fiery burn of R&B and mashes it with arena-rocking guitars, playing like classic Hole being mashed through Led Zeppelin and Tina Turner filters.
The hard-edged Sirens bring respective triumphs and pitfalls of romance to their upcoming debut EP Misery & Love, a reflection on relationships past. Produced by Bill Bell (Jason Mraz, Justin Nozuka) mixed by Paul David Hager (Goo Goo Dolls, Our Lady Peace) and mastered by Howie Weinberg (Nirvana, U2, Muse, Arrested Development), the electrifying anthems take the emotional spectrum and stretch it across passionate, saucy compositions.
Listen to NAJUAH’S new single “Eden: