At this level, it is onerous to inform who’s extra enthusiastic about Rihanna‘s Tremendous Bowl halftime efficiency, the pop star or her boyfriend A$AP Rocky.
The rapper heaped reward on the mom of his little one throughout an interview on Wednesday with Zane Lowe for Apple Music 1, teasing that after six lengthy years, some new tunes from the dangerous gal are literally on the way in which. “I am so glad that my woman’s again making music once more and whatnot, and getting again on the market. It is simply unimaginable,” he informed Lowe. The Tremendous Bowl present will mark the singer’s first public efficiency because the 2018 Grammys. Rocky continued, “The Tremendous Bowl is large, and her being the inventive she is, she going to convey it, man. I am excited. I am extra excited than all people else, actually.”
And Rihanna is not the one one with new music on the way in which. Rocky confirmed that he’s at the moment placing the ending touches on his new album, and that his girlfriend could be doing the identical. He stated, “Particularly for each of us, it’s a good yr for each of us to be extra energetic and be on the market.” The rapper launched a brand new single on the identical day because the interview, titled “Similar Issues?” after beforehand debuting it throughout his Amazon Music Reside Thursday Evening Soccer efficiency. The tune is a tribute to all the hip-hop musicians who’ve died far too younger, together with Rocky’s private good friend ASAP Yams who died from an overdose in 2015.
The musician informed Lowe that he was impressed to jot down the tune resulting from “a way of guilt” that his lyrics have overly glamorized drug use and partying prior to now and are solely contributing to this horrible pattern. “With out preaching an excessive amount of, I simply needed to the touch on one thing a bit totally different opposed to simply being braggadocious, flamboyant and simply common rap content material for me,” he defined. “I simply needed to specific myself and inform how I felt with out preaching. And I feel we are able to all relate. All of us received the identical issues.”
The Grammy winner additionally opened up about changing into a dad for the primary time, confessing that it is given him a “entire new perspective” on life and what he needs to realize as an artist. “I can’t even clarify it, man. You come dwelling to heaven day-after-day. I’m so grateful. God is sweet, man,” he informed Lowe. “It is simply a type of issues. I am a member of our membership now, like, the dad membership. You see a dad, you see me…I’m a full dad now. Being exterior and dealing and being inventive, it drives extra power so that you can clearly to suppose and soak issues up like a sponge now that I’m a dad, as a result of I’ve an entire different perspective. But it surely actually helps you get dwelling to your loved ones and get dwelling to your child.”