Grammy-winning R&B singer Estelle shared a hot new single, “Love Like Ours,” featuring Reggae star Tarrus Riley.
“Love Like Ours” is a melodic and captivating record, which gives music lovers a first taste of the upcoming album that will showcase the pivotal influence reggae music has had on the London, England born singer.
Estelle’s forthcoming album, which is slated for release later this year and will be distributed by VP Records, is a unique fusion of lover’s rock, afro beats and dancehall flavors anchoring her soulful, R&B vocals.
“Love Like Ours” draws you in with smooth guitar and keyboard hooks and keeps the listener engaged with upbeat, feel good lyrics.
“The song is shaping up to be the lover’s anthem of the summer” said VP records President Randy Chin.
Listen to “Love Like Us” by Estelle featuring Tarrus Riley.
“Love Like Ours” will be available on all digital platforms for purchase on June 16.
Estelle has shown a wide and expanding range of talent and with this album, will complete the musical circle, showcasing one of her earliest musical influences.
“I’m happy to give the people what they have been asking for and I’m proud to share another piece of my life and art with the world.” the singer said.
Since 2008 and the release of the crossover radio hit “Come Over” featuring reggae star Sean Paul and produced by Supa Dups (Sean Paul, Drake, Party Next Door), fans have been encouraging Estelle to record a reggae album. This project will bring their desires to life.
“When I told some friends about doing this album” said Estelle.”they were like – ‘finally!'” She continued, “
“They were like, ‘finally!’ Everyone who knows me, understands the deep connection I have to reggae music,” she added.
Estelle has joined forces with Supa Dups again on this project and her fans excitement for the full album is brewing.
Estelle’s performing credits include multiple nominations and a Grammy win for “American Boy,” her collaboration with Kanye West, The number one radio record anthem ‘Thank You’, a number one hit on the Billboard Top 200 with ‘Conqueror’, the epic duet with Jussie Smollet and a recurring cameo role on the Fox Network series Empire.
She is also a featured character role on the Cartoon Network series Steven Universe.
Raised in a religious, Senegalese-Grenadian household, Estelle’s musical upbringing included a variety of Afro-Caribbean, Gospel, Hip-Hop and dance styles with a healthy dose of reggae music.