ARTIST: Perfume Genius
ALBUM TITLE: Set My Heart on Fire Immediately
Perfume Genius, known as Mike Hadreas, is a queer artist whose music explores themes of sexuality, struggles with Crohn’s disease, and dangers faced by gay men. The songs on the album fluctuate between melancholic, 80’s synth-pop, ambient, and pop. It’s a remarkable album with a great diversity of sounds, styles, and moods.
SONG TO CHECK OUT: On the Floor
SIMILAR ARTISTS: Sufjan Stevens, Fiona Apple, Bon Iver