This peach-promoted monitor is lastly right here in full.
New Zealand pop star Lorde dropped her new single “Photo voltaic Energy” on Thursday after selling its launch with a bum-baring picture launched Monday. The tune is the primary new music she has launched since her 2017 album “Melodrama.”
The 24-year-old singer additionally launched a beachy, corresponding music video of herself prancing about water and sand in a two-piece yellow outfit alongside with a cult-like crew of bohemian-styled extras. The clip has already racked up greater than 1.9 million views on YouTube as of Friday morning.
“My cheeks in excessive coloration, overripe peaches,” Lorde — whose delivery identify is Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor — croons. “No shirt, no sneakers, solely my options.”
The song options backup vocals from indie rock star Phoebe Bridgers and singer-songwriter Clairo. It was co-written and co-produced by Jack Antonoff, the lead singer of Bleachers and guitarist and drummer for the group Enjoyable, who additionally performs guitar and drums on the monitor, Pitchfork reported.
In a e-newsletter just lately despatched to followers, Lorde confirmed that the one heralds a new album by the identical identify, for which she didn’t present a launch date.
“The album is a celebration of the pure world, an try at immortalising the deep, transcendent emotions I’ve once I’m open air,” Lorde wrote. “In occasions of heartache, grief, deep love, or confusion, I look to the pure world for solutions. I’ve learnt to breathe out, and tune in. That is what got here by.” She added: “I would like this album to be your summer time companion, the one you pump on the drive to the seaside. The one which lingers in your pores and skin like a tan because the months get cooler once more.”
In 2019, the singer-songwriter advised followers that the explanation for her pause in releasing new work was because of the demise of her canine Pearl.
“I would like a while to see the nice once more, to complete making this for you,” she wrote on the time.