Alessia Cara is back with two brand new songs – listen to “Sweet Dream” and “Shapeshifter”.
New songs preview the singer’s long-awaited third album, which will follow in 2018 ‘The pain of development’.
“The theme of duality will recur on this next album, so it makes sense to release two songs to showcase both ends of the rope,” Cara said of her upcoming pair of singles and album. in a statement.
“The first side is ‘Sweet Dream’ which represents the difficulty and helplessness that has surrounded me over the past few years. It’s about insomnia and my brain jumping at night while I have to sleep. Never fun! “
Watch the video for ‘Sweet Dream’ below:
Cara added, “On the other hand, there’s ‘Shapeshifter’ that’s witty and sophisticated in a way that I feel shows off the more mature and softer parts of the album. I had to go through a lot of pain to regain my footing and this song feels solid, even though it’s not about the happiest things.”
Listen to ‘Shapeshifter’ below:
Since the release of her second album, Cara has teamed up with Bastille to remake their song ‘Another Place’, appear in Netflix movie Willoughbys and shared a cover of Amy Winehouse’s version of ‘Valerie’ with SHE, with both singers recording separately last year.
Review Cara’s second album when released in 2018, NME Written: “[It’s] Another compelling listen from an artist that’s not hard not to come from. With proof of this impressive and winning second album, Cara is becoming more and more unforgettable. “