Beyonce teases new music: ‘I really feel a renaissance rising’
Beyonce says new music is coming quickly.
The 39-year-old singer confirmed within the September problem of Harper’s Bazaar that she is engaged on her first solo album in over 5 years.
Beyonce launched her sixth studio album, Lemonade, in April 2016. She launched the collaborative album Every part is Love together with her husband, Jay Z, in June 2018, and curated the soundtrack The Lion King: The Present, launched in July 2019.
Within the interview, Beyonce mentioned she’s able to create once more following the COVID-19 pandemic and nationwide conversations about racial injustice.
“With all of the isolation and injustice over the previous yr, I believe we’re all prepared to flee, journey, love and giggle once more,” she mentioned. “I really feel a renaissance rising, and I need to be a part of nurturing that escape in any means attainable.”
Beyonce mentioned she’s been engaged on her new album for a yr and a half and is rigorously creating its songs.
“I have been within the studio for a yr and a half. Generally it takes a yr for me to personally search by way of 1000’s of sounds to search out simply the kick or snare. One refrain can have as much as 200 stacked harmonies,” the star shared.
“Nonetheless, there’s nothing like the quantity of affection, ardour, and therapeutic that I really feel within the recording studio. After 31 years, it feels simply as thrilling because it did once I was 9 years previous,” she added. “Sure, the music is coming!”
When requested what she hopes the subsequent decade will deliver, Beyonce mentioned she needs her 40s “to be enjoyable and stuffed with freedom.”
“I need to really feel the identical freedom I really feel on stage on daily basis of my life. I need to discover facets of my myself I have not had time to find and to take pleasure in my husband and my youngsters,” the singer mentioned. “I need to journey with out working.”
“I would like this subsequent decade to be about celebration, pleasure, and giving and receiving love,” she added. “I need to give all of the love I’ve to the individuals who love me again.”
Along with her music, Beyonce will launch a brand new assortment for her adidas x Ivy Park clothes line that’s impressed by her childhood in Texas and American historical past. The gathering launches Aug. 19.