Driving excessive on a brand new wave of success following the discharge of earlier single “Nook Retailer”, which earned him widespread consideration and acclaim, LA based mostly, Brooklyn native Punk Adams has now unveiled “Boo”, a contemporary new observe with an inspiring message of confidence – simply what all of us want as we method a brand new yr.
“Boo” highlights how the easiest way to be assured is to really consider in and be your self – to know you might be able to every part you dream you might be, and a lot extra – particularly with regards to romance. The track is attractive, uplifting and full of huge dance vitality; an ideal tune to play everytime you really feel the urge to let your hair down and simply specific your self.
“I wrote ‘Boo’ to showcase extra confidence in self,” Adams shares. “I wasn’t at all times assured in my dimension and look, so it made it troublesome to speak to individuals out of concern of rejection. This time I wished to place myself on the market in a extra flirtatious approach, seeing somebody I like and taking an opportunity.” PopWrapped caught up with him to seek out out extra in regards to the single, to find the artists he’s been listening to and what his plans are for the fast-approaching new yr.
Inform me somewhat about your backstory. How did you get into music and what experiences would you say you’ve had and been by way of have helped shap you into the artist that you’re right now?
I’m from Brooklyn, NY. I grew up listening to hip hop and R&B, pop, and rock which shapes the sound in my music right now. I used to be instructed I wasn’t ok to sing my very own songs, my look isn’t proper, and that nobody would get me. However that taught me to trust in myself. I really consider that I’ve one thing to present the world so I didn’t let others’ opinions of me outline me, solely I can do this, interval.
You lately launched your newest single “Boo.” Are you able to discuss us by way of the inventive course of? Is there any specific story or message to/behind it?
I actually wished to work on some sounds and music that was thrilling and felt good to me. Titus E Johnson was one of many producers I had labored with in 2020 and he actually received that 90s hip hop R&B sound I used to be going for. I wrote “Boo” as a approach to specific confidence in being flirty. The message in “Boo” is to be assured sufficient to shoot your shot with somebody you’re all for.
What was your aim for the observe and what do you hope listeners take from the track after they hear it?
I hope to make everybody dance and really feel simply pretty much as good listening to it as I felt making it.
What was it like collaborating with Titus E. Johnson?
Titus at all times will get the vibes I’m going for and now we have a variety of enjoyable creating.
Who’re your high artists proper now? Who’re you at the moment listening to essentially the most?
I hearken to nothing however upcoming and indie artists, so proper now I’m actually loving Zacchae’us Paul – “Sizzling Fries” and Alex Mali – “Begin It Up.”
We’re just some days away from the tip of 2021 so I’ve to ask – what does 2022 have in retailer for you? Can we anticipate extra new music, maybe some stay dates?
I can be dropping extra in 2022: extra music, visuals, merch, and stay exhibits.