Emeli Sande Releases New Single 'Garden' Feat. Jay Electronica & Ainey Zion: Listen

Kate Davis Macleod
Emeli Sandé

Almost four years have passed since Emeli Sande's debut album Our Version of Events and after the Scottish singer announced that "intermission" was over, she released "Hurts" -- the first single from her next album -- in September. With her forthcoming album Long Live the Angels slated for Nov. 11, Sande dropped a new track from the album Thursday (Oct. 13) called "Garden," which she premiered on BBC Radio 1.

"Whenever I listen to the song I just remember that summer, that free vibe," Sande recalls of the summer she wrote the Chris Loco-produced single. "Garden" also pulls hip-hop ghost Jay Electronica out of hibernation, as the rapper offers an irresistible 16 bars to Sande's mellow vocals with a poem by Ainey Zion.

Listen to "Garden" below: