Fuse First star and former member of English boy band the Wanted, Nathan Sykes is working hard to make a name for himself as a solo artist. It's really paying off. On Wednesday (April 6), he shared a new single “Give It Up," featuring up-and-coming rapper G-Eazy. Listen to it above.
The song is built around a sample of Blackstreet’s 1996 R&B hit “Don’t Leave Me," so you know it's sexy and sweet from the very get-go. This definitely isn't the Wanted, and we're ready to watch the rest of Sykes' transition.
Sykes really knows how it's done—just watch this video where the British babe details the mental component to following your dream. And when you're done effectively memorizing this new radio-ready hit, watch our recent interview with the star wherein he details the process of audition for the boy band that helped launch him to fame: