Estelle

Sep
24
New Music: Estelle – ‘Something Good’

Something Good

Estelle finds the courage to move on on “Something Good,” the upbeat second single off her forthcoming album True Romance. The British songstress spreads some feel-good grooves over the throwback house beat.

“‘Something Good’ is a feel-good song,” Estelle tells EW. “A reminder that you’re dope and have something wonderful to offer life and yourself and the world.”

Her fourth album True Romance is due November 4 featuring 12 tracks including the triumphant anthem “Conqueror.”

Get up and get down to Estelle’s funky jam.

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Sep
9
Tracklisting: Estelle – ‘True Romance’

True Romance

Estelle follows her journey back to love on her fourth album True Romance. Due November 4, the follow-up to 2012′s All of Me features 12 tracks including the triumphant anthem “Conqueror” and the sex jam “Make Her Say (Beat It Up).”

The album, which took her nearly three years to complete, is divided into four themes—courage, passion, true romance, and bullshit.

“I had to figure out who I was again. I had ask to myself questions like, ‘What kinds of things do I like?’” Estelle told USA Today. “This album is about the time in between breaking up with someone and becoming happy again. That time that you’re just existing. No one goes straight to happiness after a breakup.”

True Romance is now available for pre-order on iTunes. See the tracklisting below.

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Jul
21
Video: Estelle – ‘Conqueror’

Estelle

After parting ways with Atlantic Records, Estelle ventures out on her own with her independent label Established 1980 Inc./BMG Rights. The British songstress proves that nothing can stop her in the inspirational video for “Conqueror,” the lead single off her upcoming album True Romance.

In the black-and-white clip, a male dancer turns his body into a canvas to drive home the powerful message.

“I’d rather stand tall than live on my knees / ‘Cause I am conqueror and I won’t accept defeat,” sings Estelle on the uplifting anthem.

Due November 4, her fourth album True Romance is comprised of four themes—passion, courage, true romance, and the bullshit.

“Every song fits into one of these themes,” said Estelle. “This is a real body of work, just like when you do an art piece, or when you have all these awesome images on your Instagram. You want people to see the full you.”

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Jul
15
New Music: Estelle – ‘Conqueror’

Conqueror

Estelle came to win. Following the release of last year’s Love & Happiness EP series, the British songstress leads the march to victory on her triumphant anthem “Conqueror.”

“I’d rather stand tall than live on my knees / ‘Cause I am conqueror and I won’t accept defeat,” sings a resilient Estelle.

On November 4, she will release her fourth album True Romance, which follows her journey back to love.

“I had to figure out who I was again. I had ask to myself questions like, ‘What kinds of things do I like?’” Estelle told USA Today. “This album is about the time in between breaking up with someone and becoming happy again. That time that you’re just existing. No one goes straight to happiness after a breakup.”

The official music video will premiere July 21 on VH1 Soul. In the meantime, Estelle has called on ballet dancer Misty Copeland to bring “Conqueror” to life through dance.

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Apr
15
Video: Estelle – ‘Make Her Say (Beat It Up)’

Estelle

Estelle celebrates sexual empowerment in the video for “Make Her Say (Beat It Up)” off her EP Love & Happiness: How Stella Got Her Groove Back.

The British songstress challenges the stereotypes of beauty by casting everyday couples in the provocative clip. They undress each other and make love in the intimate bedroom scenes.

“This song is a part of a whole statement on what it means to be in a real relationship, on your terms,” said Estelle. “It represents ownership and embracing all of yourself as a human, plus good sex is always necessary.”

Estelle’s upcoming fourth album, due later this year, will focus on the themes of passion, courage, true romance, and the bullshit.

Go behind closed doors with Estelle.

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Feb
20
New Music: Estelle – ‘Love & Happiness, Vol. 3: How Stella Got Her Groove Back’ [EP]

Love & Happiness, Vol. 3: How Stella Got Her Groove Back

Estelle serves up the third and final installment in her Love & Happiness series. The British songstress serenades the R&B lovers with five free tracks including the seductive single “Make Her Say (Beat It Up),” “Drunk and High,” and “Anyway.”

The EP follows last year’s Waiting to Exhale and Love Jones.

She is also in the studio working on her fourth album to be released on her indie label, Est. 1980 Records.

Grab your copy below.

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Feb
18
New Music: Estelle – ‘Make Her Say (Beat It Up)’

Make Her Say (Beat It Up)

Estelle satisfies her sexual appetite on her most provocative song yet, “Make Her Say (Beat It Up).” The British singer plays sex kitten as she whispers naughty things to her lover on the sex-drenched jam.

“Beat the pu**y up,” she commands over the chanting chorus.

The sultry song is taken from upcoming EP How Stella Got Her Groove Back, the third and final installment in her Love & Happiness series.

Lust for Estelle’s sexy new thing below.

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