Kid Smpl applies his namesake to this remix of The xx’s “Fiction” stripping the song down even further giving it a haunting sound. This sounds like something I would hear on a lounge compilation album. Listen: The xx – Fiction [Kid Smpl Remix]
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The xx dropped another song before they release their sophomore album to us next month. Check out “Sunset” below.