FKA Twigs is lastly able to ship her anticipated sophomore album, MAGDELENE, this Friday through Young Turks. The experimental artist additionally let go of a ultimate single on Monday (Nov. 4) to set the stage for the album with the pensive “sad day,” which marks the fourth reduce to reach previous to the long-awaited LP.
Twigs calmly sings via heartbreak, as bombastic 808s mimic explosives going off in a warzone to fill the chaotic background. “Would you make a, make a, make a wish on my love,” she sorrowfully repeats on the refrain.
“When I wrote my first album I was 23, and when I wrote my second album I was 30,” she advised Billboard of her progress as a songwriter since her debut. “I suppose I’ve at all times been truthful, however I’ve been digging deeper for Magdalene; I knew I didn’t need to launch any new music till I’d discovered the underside of the effectively.”
The LP1 artist continues her North American tour Monday with a present in Seattle.
Listen to “sad day” under. MAGDELENE is out Friday.