New Music Friday is Bleu’s way of highlighting the finest music of the current moment. Check out our latest music wrap-up with new music from Kir, Lola Brooke, and more.
I Need You, SING
Philly Soul artist SING best known as the lead singer of the R&B group AHMIR released a visual to his single “I Need You.” With songwriting credits on Boyz II Men‘s “As Long As I’m With You” and K-Pop group Oh My Girl‘s “Tic Toc“, SING officially launched his solo career wih his debut EP Dirty Truth in April 2020. The project’s single “Don’t Ever” won two Fan Favorite – International Independent Music Video Awards (IIMVAs) in the R&B/ Soul and Rock categories.
Dummy Ummy, Lola Brooke
Recording artist Lola Brooke is back with her new track, “Dummy Ummy.” The single is a no-nonsense anthem that further solidifies Lola Brooke as one of the hottest rap artist emerging onto the music scene. As the year comes to an end, Lola has impacted the New York hip-hop scene with her three previous singles, “Back To Business,” co-signed by rap legend, Snoop Dogg, “Don’t Play With It” featuring Billy B, and “WORK” featuring Maliibu Miitch.
No Sweat, Kir
Philly artist Kir drops the long awaited visual for his new single, “No Sweat.” The chilled-out track represents the seasonal move from the streets into a luxury mansion. “No Sweat” brings the vision of a stress-free relationship to life. Painted with imagery of a luxury car stationed in the desert, Kir makes promises about the life that he can provide to his lady.
Keys, Alicia Keys
15-time GRAMMY® Award-winning artist and worldwide-celebrated music icon Alicia Keys is welcoming everyone into her world with her all-new double album, KEYS. In tandem with today’s release, Alicia invites you into a dream-like state in her new music video for “Old Memories,” directed by Sylvia M. Zakhary & Sing J Lee. KEYS offers a dual, one-of-a-kind sonic experience – the Originals version contains all new songs that are quintessentially Alicia, reminiscent of the groundbreaking soundscape that everyone has come to know and love since her debut.
POP?, Tierra Whack
GRAMMY-nominated multi-hyphenate rapper, singer, songwriter and poet Tierra Whack is doubling down on her December gifts for fans with a second EP this month, Pop?. To accompany the release, Tierra will perform a sold-out concert at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever in Los Angeles on Dec. 9. Pop? comes just one week after she released its sister EP, Rap?, which various outlets applauded for elevating Tierra’s groundbreaking storytelling style.