Sharna Bass and Dubz Resurrect “Pain Is The Essence”On New Single – Shine On Me

Afoma Andrea

By Afoma Andrea

Afoma Andrea

5 Oct 2021

North West London singer Sharna Bass resurrects the Channel U timeless anthem ‘Pain Is The Essence’ on her new release, Shine On Me.

An effortless rendition, we are reminded why Bass is an artist you don’t want to drop the ball with! Her incredible vocals add a fresh texture to the old-school production and seamlessly capture the laid-back atmosphere of the original 2007 link up. With a guest appearance from the Grime veteran Dubz himself, the track is a perfect fusion of classic Street Rap and Contemporary R&B.

Speaking on remaking the track, Sharna explains: “I wanted to make something that felt timeless and my team have always been a big fan of the track, ‘Pain Is The Essence’! When singing on the beat, it gave me a nostalgic feel and having Dubz on it is the cherry on top..”

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