Kelly Rowland Talks 2019 Album

“I’ve all the time been impressed by girls, and with this assortment, I actually wished that to be mirrored.”



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It’s been a minute since Kelly Rowland final put out an album — 5 years, in reality. She’s dropped just a few new tracks in recent times, together with “Kelly,” which she launched in November as a teaser to her subsequent endeavor, however followers might be relieved to listen to that the songstress is lastly gearing as much as deal with them to a brand new studio album someday this 12 months.

Although she’s reluctant to present us a precise timeline, Rowland tells Billboard that 2019 is certainly the 12 months. “This 12 months! I stated that final 12 months. However I truly, actually imply it this 12 months,” she jokes.

And for her fifth studio album, Rowland is taking it again a couple of a long time. While the roots of her new mission are R&B, she says that recently she’s been fully impressed by hip-hop from the ’90s. “That period feels good. And I’ve been impressed by Marvin Gaye. He’s like my secret crush. I’ve completely been in that ’90s headspace,” she says of the combo of old- and new-school sounds.

Rowland, who celebrated the launch of her first-ever capsule collection for Fabletics by internet hosting an intimate exercise class in Los Angeles on Tuesday, says the theme of her new attire and music go hand in hand.

Embracing your physique is a lesson Rowland says she herself has needed to be taught through the years. And it’s undoubtedly a theme that’s knowledgeable her music. “Clearly, if you consider a tune like ‘Bootylicious’ that Future’s Youngster had, that theme is obvious,” says Rowland, who reveals that she’ll even have a brand new tune on her forthcoming album that tackles the notion of studying to like and embrace your physique. “There’s a tune that I did within the studio that I really like a lot that talks about that. I’m not going to get into it, but it surely’s actually cool. It’s going to be on the report, probably. I’ve recorded so many rattling songs,” she says with amusing.

According to Rowland, the wrestle for self-acceptance is a notion that each one girls can relate to. “I feel it all the time reveals itself, as a result of girls undergo that. I feel folks undergo that usually, however girls undergo that extra so than something. We are typically very onerous on ourselves. And I feel it’s essential we empower one another,” Rowland explains.

In latest months, rumors have been swirling a few attainable Rowland/Beyoncé musical collaboration, however Rowland tells Billboard that her latest sightings with Queen Bey don’t have anything to do with music. “It’s so humorous. I assume each time folks see us collectively, they only see music however I simply see sisterhood, and that’s what we’re and that’s what me, her, Michelle [Williams] and Solange and I are. People see us all collectively, they instantly assume music. I’m like, no. Just household,” Rowland says.

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