Authentic, bold, and honest, Wasted My Love
marked a vibrant 2017 debut for Axel. The single reached #5 on Spotify’s US Viral 50 chart, received radio play from Jason Kramer of KCRW and garnered praise from several influential music blogs. Follow-up Out of My Head
also garnered tastemaker recognition topping Hype Machine's Popular chart and earning spots on Spotify’s coveted New Music Friday playlists. More music followed including Talk To Me
which came with an innovative vertical music video that premiered on BuzzFeed's Snapchat Discover channel and received a co-sign from Kaskade
. So far in 2018, Mansoor has released a number of collaborations and his intimate 5-track debut EP Somerset. Song by song, the LA-based artist is showing listeners that it’s okay to make genuine and emotion-driven music without having to slap a label on it.