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 numerous radio spins from Jason Kramer of KCRW and garnered praise from several influential music blogs. Follow-up Out of My Head
also garnered recognition across the online music community topping Hype Machine's Popular chart and earning spots on Spotify’s coveted New Music Friday playlists. 2017 also saw Mansoor release Wasted My Love (Remixed)
, Hit Rewind
, a collaboration with producer Louis Vivet
, and December single Talk To Me
which was accompanied by a vertical music video premiered on BuzzFeed's Snapchat Discover channel. With a debut EP slated for release in the spring of 2018, 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.