FKA Twigs’ three releases so far — EP1, EP2 and LP1 — might be blankly titled, but there is nothing plain about the music they contain. The British singer has a delicate yet pliable voice that already sets her apart from other R&B divas. But instead of settling for a mainstream-pop backing, the former Tahliah Barnett infuses her soundscapes with layers of ethereal electronica and trip-hop. This combination of soulful warmth and synthetic ice puts FKA Twigs in the same PBR&B universe as The Weeknd and Janelle Monáe, but her sinuously yearning vocals and the arty arrangements of tracks such as “Hours” move her closer to Kate Bush’s side of the galaxy. However you try to label her, FKA Twigs is an impressive new stylist, even if she’s getting more attention lately via rumors of marriage to her celebrity boyfriend, Twilight’s Robert Pattinson. Also Saturday, Nov. 22.
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