She has also described the album as “peek into my soul”.
HER reveals when fans can expect to hear her highly anticipated debut album, ‘Back of My Mind’.
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Taking to Twitter, HER – real name Gabriella Wilson – revealed that “Back of My Mind” will release next week on Friday, June 18.
To coincide with the announcement, Wilson has dropped ‘We Made It’, the album’s latest, evocative single. Hear it below:
He also unveiled An album trailer for ‘Back of My Mind’, where she explains what fans can expect from the record.
“People always ask me, ‘What’s the message? Where does it come from? Is it personal experience?'” she says in the trailer.
“And it’s always the thoughts that sit in the back of my mind. It’s always the things I’ve gone through, the things I go through, or the things I feel, and all those thoughts that I sometimes stop saying I’m afraid…
“Things that seem too honest or too weak or too emotional or too aggressive … It’s all those things that have been on my mind for the last few years since my first project. It’s like peering into my soul.”
‘We Made It’ is the second track from the album we’ve heard this year, from her collaboration with Chris Brown, ‘Come Thru’.
It’s already been a big year for HER, as she won two Grammy Awards in March and an Academy Award in April for her track ‘Fight for You’. Judas and the Black Messiah.