Jasmine Thompson is a talented singer-songwriter based in London, England. Calum Scott is a multi-platinum-selling, chart-topping UK singer-songwriter. Not too long ago, they released a lovely pop duet, entitled, \u201clove is just a word.\u201d The accompanying live acoustic video, directed by Jackson Ducasse (Dua Lipa, New Order), reflects their love of singing live and underscores the song\u2019s raw emotion.<!--more--> Jasmine Thompson & Calum Scott - \u201clove is just a word\u201d https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0p2T4Lp_1Qs \u201cI went to Wales to work with the producer, Jon Maguire, and I remember having the opening lyric in my head. We spent two days working together and managed to make something we were both super proud of. A few months after the session, totally out of the blue, Jon messaged me with an updated version including Calum. It was so magical hearing his voice on it, and I felt so honored that he wanted to be a part of the song \u2013 it immediately felt like the missing link. We had such a laugh, I couldn't keep a straight face while recording. Jon had to stick us in separate rooms - but that voice\u2026 magical. The song was inspired by slow dancing around my kitchen during the lockdown. And it felt like I was hearing these love songs from my childhood with fresh ears and I really wanted to capture how they made me feel.\u201d \u2013 Jasmine Thompson explained \u2018love is just a word\u2019 contains ear-pleasing vocals, tuneful melodies, and a relatable narrative that tells a story of love that\u2019s at its most meaningful when you and your significant other are together. The heartfelt ballad possesses piano-driven instrumentation flavored with a warm contemporary pop vibration. Furthermore, \u201clove is just a word\u201d serves as a tasty appetizer to what listeners can expect to hear from Jasmine Thompson and Calum Scott in the near future as they continue to release new music. Jasmine Thompson and Calum Scott Photo by Ryan Hutchins \u2018love is just a word\u2019 was co-written by Thompson, Scott, and Jon Maguire (James Bay, Liam Payne, Rita Ora). The song marks the latest in a series of singles from Thompson, including the recently released, \u201cafter goodbye.\u201d \u201cafter goodbye\u201d music video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8WxMZO9mF4A \u201c\u2018after goodbye\u2019 is about seeing someone you love with someone new and realizing that you haven\u2019t moved on. You knew it would hurt to leave behind a relationship, but you never once thought about what happens after that door has closed.\u201d \u2013 Jasmine Thompson explained \u2018after goodbye\u2019 contains a post-relationship-based narrative, ear-pleasing vocals, and tuneful melodies gingered with a mild dose of unhappiness. The heartbreaking tune possesses guitar-laden instrumentation flavored with a warm indie-pop vibration. Furthermore, \u201cafter goodbye\u201d marks the latest in a series of singles from Jasmine Thompson, including the joyful, \u201chappy for you.\u201d Jasmine Thompson Photo by Ryan Hutchins At the age of just 13, Jasmine Thompson\u2019s booming YouTube presence and captivating vocals helped lead to a major label deal with Atlantic Records. Now, at the age of 20, she has enjoyed a musical growth that\u2019s taken her from viral covers to her own WONDERLAND and COLOUR EPs. Since then, Thompson has become even more beloved. She has earned more than three billion global streams and over five million monthly Spotify listeners worldwide. Also, her blockbuster YouTube channel has grown by leaps and bounds, accruing over 679 million views and more than 3.62 million subscribers thus far. Along with her acclaimed solo work, Thompson has made chart-topping appearances on a pair of global blockbuster hit singles. Her collaboration with German DJ/producer, Robin Schulz, on \u201cSun Goes Down (Feat. Jasmine Thompson),\u201d has earned over one billion worldwide streams. Also, she had a slew of international gold and platinum certifications and Top 5 and Top 10 chart runs in Europe, Australia, and South America. Jasmine Thompson and Calum Scott Photo by Ryan Hutchins German DJ Felix Jaehn\u2019s billion-streaming \u201cAin\u2019t Nobody (Loves Me Better)\u201d remix was an even greater smash. The song ascended to the top 10 on the iTunes Store\u2019s \u201cTop Dance Songs\u201d chart while earning gold and platinum certifications in a range of countries. More recently, 2020 saw Thompson teaming with GRAMMY\u00ae award-winning artist/DJ/producer Zedd for the hit single, \u201cFunny,\u201d currently boasting close to 200 million global streams to date. Calum Scott Photo by Ryan Hutchins \u201cMy producer and I were about to sit down and finish a song that we had written for my album when he mentioned a demo he wanted to play me that he had written with Jasmine. As a big fan of her work already, we sat and listened. And as soon as the demo ended, I told him I wanted to help them finish it and be part of it somehow. I love the simplicity of the lyrics. But using iconic love songs to imagine how they would be without the key ingredient of love was what really pulled me in. I\u2019m a huge fan of Jasmine\u2019s voice, her songwriting, and her energy. To do a duet with her has been truly amazing.\u201d \u2013 Calum Scott explained With the arrival of his 2018 debut album, \u201cOnly Human,\u201d Calum Scott landed at No. 1 on the iTunes album chart in over 20 countries around the world. Also, he sold more than 3.6 million in adjusted album sales and amassed over 7.5 billion total global streams and counting. Now certified platinum and gold in 21 countries, \u201cOnly Human\u201d includes his platinum-selling smash, \u201cYou Are The Reason.\u201d Calum Scott - \u201cYou Are The Reason\u201d music video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ShZ978fBl6Y \u2018You Are The Reason\u2019 cracked the top 25 on Spotify\u2019s US Viral 50 and hit the top 10 on iTunes single charts in 38 countries. Also, the album features Calum\u2019s stripped-back, the platinum-certified cover of Robyn\u2019s \u201cDancing On My Own\u201d single, which earned him a Brit Award nomination in the category of Best British Single. Calum Scott \u2013 \u201cBiblical\u201d music video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ULA7xBICKA Calum Scott released his first new music since \u201cOnly Human\u201d in June, with the track, \u201cBiblical,\u201d which marked an exciting evolution of his artistry, bringing even more raw emotion to his soulful and timeless sound. The piano-laced ballad is the first song released from his highly anticipated sophomore album, due out in early 2022. Calum Scott \u2013 \u201cRise\u201d music video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EaCHGqyD45E Calum\u2019s new single, \u201cRise,\u201d offers exactly the kind of reassurance needed in difficult times. As the song unfolds in a joyful and majestic sound, Calum delivers a spirited vocal performance that perfectly captures the uplifting message at the heart of the song. Not too long ago, Calum Scott featured on Lost Frequencies\u2019 new track, Where Are You Now. So far, the song has already amassed over 80 million global streams. Lost Frequencies ft. Calum Scott \u2013 \u201cWhere Are You Now\u201d https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoP2Sa7wYNQ Over the last few years, Calum\u2019s songs have appeared on countless TV shows including \u201cAmerican Idol,\u201d \u201cThe Voice,\u201d \u201cSo You Think You Can Dance,\u201d \u201cGrey\u2019s Anatomy,\u201d and many more. \u00a0Also, Calum has performed on such shows as \u201cLate Night with Seth Meyers,\u201d \u201cEllen,\u201d \u201cGood Morning America,\u201d \u201cLive with Kelly and Ryan,\u201d \u201cDancing With The Stars,\u201d and \u201cThe TODAY Show\u201d among others. \u201clove is just a word\u201d single Photo by Ryan Hutchins We recommend adding Jasmine Thompson\u2019s and Calum Scott\u2019s \u201clove is just a word\u201d single to your favorite contemporary pop playlist. Also, let us know how you feel in the comment section below. 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