Annie Mac has officially taken over Zane Lowe’s responsibilities at BBC Radio 1 since the latter left for Apple, including the coveted “Hottest Record” premieres. She snagged a good one today: Lion Babe burst onto the scene in a big way with the Childish Gambino-assisted “Jump Hi,” and they’ve pulled an even bigger name for their followup.
The NYC duo describe Pharrell as “a mentor from the start,” and it’s easy to see his influence in this latest track. “Wonder Woman” is a fun, funky cut that showcases lead singer Jillian Hervey’s considerable vocal range. Stream below.