There’s just no way around it: the new song from Faith Evans Ruch will make you smile almost straightaway, and you’ll keep smiling the whole way through. I’ve noted before that Tennessean Ruch has a wonderful voice, and while that would be enough to pay attention to this song, she also has a great combination of playfulness and seriousness which makes this song a toe-tapper that also satisfies musical sensibilities. On this song those sensibilities include blues, pop and soul, combined with her country music lineage.

Ruch has a new album, Lessons in Falling, out on 13 October. Until then you can listen to ‘I’m Yours’ on Soundcloud or Bandcamp: