You may have already come across Desmond John whilst scrolling your Instagram. The 16-year-old has become a huge hit on the site over the past year, garnering over 21,000 followers. From snippets of cover songs to selfies at the studio, Desmond has been teasing fans on the site with what they can expect from him musically.
Now, the singer-songwriter is ready to put his stamp on the music world, with his debut single ‘Untradable’. Desmond has been in the studio in LA and Atlanta with 5x Grammy Award winning Kuk Harrell (Rihanna’s ‘Umbrella’, Beyoncé’s ‘Single Ladies’, Justin Bieber’s ‘Never Say Never’ and My World 2.0), who produced the track.
‘Untradable’ is a perfect slice of dance pop. With its soaring chorus and catchy beat, there is no doubt that this is the perfect song to get you up moving on the dancefloor.
“I need your love just like I need air
My heart beats harder every time you are near
Took me a lifetime to find someone just like you
You’re so perfect, you’re untradable”
Desmond has delivered a strong debut single, which teases what we can expect from his future material. Knowing that he’s worked with choreographers from The Voice and X Factor in South Africa, we’re also expecting plenty of smooth moves from Desmond when he drops the music video for ‘Untradable’.