Zara McFarlane's Until Tomorrow was a surprise highlight of 2011, effortlessly blending contemporary soul with classic jazz; the Brownswood Recordings signee made quite an impact. Hoping to capitalize on the album's success, Zara is already hard at work on her sophomore project, with a tentative release date of early 2013, and if the first single is anything to go by it will be another gem. "Police & Thieves" was originally recorded by Jamaican reggae artist Junior Murvin, but Zara has transformed it into a gorgeous slice of piano and bass-driven jazz. Check out the song's official video below and then hit the bounce to check out the Junior Murvin original. Now this is how a cover version should be done!
After the bounce