The 24-year-old German/Cuban artist Cloudy June is rising as a pressure to be reckoned with. A rising feminist and queer icon, Cloudy June’s songs confront social expectations with blunt, no-holds-barred takes on points similar to sexuality and equality aided by her expertise for immediately unforgettable music titles (‘FU In My Head’, ‘Throw Up After I See Your Face’, ‘Mommy points’, ‘Excessive Waist To Hell’).
Because of this, her impartial releases have now exceeded 40 million streams, whereas her IRL following has seen her sell-out her debut headline tour of Germany.
Now Cloudy June commences a brand new take care of Columbia Germany / Sony Music by sharing the model new single ‘Satan Is A Girl’, along with its official video. Teasers for the music have already been seen 200,000 instances at TikTok alone, the place her quickly increasing engagement has led to nearly 3 million likes. Watch the official video BELOW:
A church bell heralds the beginning of ‘Satan Is A Girl’ as Cloudy June shortly asserts that her sexuality gained’t be restrained by social conventions or outdated ethical expectations. The darkish pop of ‘Satan Is A Girl’ quickly casts its personal irresistible spell as she declares, “Your paradise sucks, however your hell sounds good to me.” And if hell is boiling over with belligerent hip-hop beats, juddering electro thrives and sultry, seductive vocals, who wants heaven? Toying with non secular imagery, it’s a music which stands up towards any pressure which goals to oppress ladies’s freedom.
Cloudy June says, “If a girl who fights for freedom turns into the satan in somebody’s eyes, I’d relatively go to hell along with her than go to their heaven. That’s what ‘Satan Is A Girl’ is about.”
‘Satan Is A Girl’ was written by Cloudy June alongside manufacturing duo TVVINS (Valentin Glage and Vincent Stefánsson) and Claudio Maselli.
Based mostly in Berlin, Cloudy June beforehand fronted a loss of life metallic band earlier than placing her concentrate on her solo mission. Whereas she shed her earlier sonic brutality for this pop-leaning sound, she retained a love for shock worth which she infused with the taboo-confronting subjects of this summer time’s ‘Unthinkable’ EP. The response it impressed – 15 million+ streams for ‘FU In My Head’ alone, nearly 9 million video views, and a quickly rising following throughout social media – means that Cloudy June’s upcoming new music will begin 2023 with a bang.
Cloudy June not too long ago introduced particulars of her ‘Does Your Girlfriend Tour?’ 2023 European headline tour. The 16-date tour consists of reveals in Germany, the UK, the Netherlands, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, Austria and France. Please see HERE for a full checklist of dates and HERE for tickets to the London present at Camden Meeting.