Birch

  • The song features the vocals of a busker that Clean Bandit bass guitarist and keyboardist Jack Patterson propositioned. Cellist Grace Chatto explained to HMV.com: "We met Eliza Shaddad when she was busking in Shoreditch and asked her to record with us."

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