British singer-songwriter/producer Shura has steadily pumped out an array of near-perfect pop tracks over the past few years, but her latest single, “What’s It Gonna Be,” twists the tapered, yearning nostalgia of songs like “Touch” and “2Shy” into a condensed, sophisticated three minute vocalization of the best ‘80s teen movie you’ve ever seen. We might have us here the song of the summer.

“This record is about fancying someone and maybe having a kind of connection and then realizing that it’s probably not going to happen,” Shura told Annie Mac on her BBC Radio 1 show. Her take on that particular scenario seems more upbeat than most, as I am literally bopping in my chair right now to the repeated plea “If you let me down, let me down slow.”

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What’s cool about Shura is that her work is familiar in so many ways—the recurring motifs of fear and rejection, for one, but also the music itself, which trades in a specific kind of 80s-influenced electronic pop that has dominated certain airwaves for the past half-decade or so—but her hooks are so sharp, her arrangements so dreamily executed that she becomes a dominant force rather than an echo.

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Shura’s debut full length Nothing’s Real is out July 8; in the meantime, here’s a very good Four Tet remix of “Touch”: