Elle Varner has an exceptional voice to go with her distinct and pleasing look. For some reason, her pain shines through even the most slick, glossy songs like this one “Don’t Wanna Dance.” She can’t hide her heartbreak despite an inviting and devastating outer beauty. Ferg does his thing to assist the jovial mood of this one while Elle swallows it up with harmony. And you know you want to see her after the jump.
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On Wednesday May 30, 2012, Travis Porter, the trio from Decatur, Georgia, held the release party for their debut album, “From Day 1″ at Greenhouse in New York City. The event featured guest performances from Elle Varner and Da Youngfellaz. Valerie Lora, DJ Self and Kazeem Famuyide were among the guests in attendance. DJ Sanity provided the opening set while Big Ben held it down for the remainder of the night. Click through this slideshow to see exclusive photos from the event. All photos by Bernard Smalls.