LF System (GB)
LF SYSTEM’s ‘Afraid To Feel’ is quickly becoming the sound of the summer. After spending three weeks in theUK Top 5, the track has now spent four weeks at#1making it the first UK dance chart-topper sinceJoel Corry’s ‘Head& Heart’ in 2020. It has already exceeded 30 million streams and has been certified Silver, while Gold status is well within reach. Blending modernist disco vibes, towering soul vocals playfully reworked from Silk’s 1979 single ‘I Can’t Stop (Turning YouOn)’ and classic piano house keys, ‘Afraid To Feel’ was generating steam long before its official release. It first took off with tastemaker support fromJamie Jones,LP Gioppi, Noizu and more, before becoming an airplay smash, which commenced when it was name das Clara Amfo’s Hottest Record on Radio 1’s Future Sounds. It has been a major airplay hit ever since, first being named as Radio1’s Tune of the Week and then enjoying an extended run on Radio 1’s A-list, and becoming the most played track at Radio 1, Kiss FM and Capital. ‘Afraid To Feel’ subsequently translated to TikTok too with millions of video views.