New from beabadoobee: Stream ‘Worth It,’ the from Rising Indie Star’s New Album ‘Fake It Flowers’ Out 10/16

Rock Cellar Magazine

On Tuesday, beabadoobee premiered another new song, the 20-year-old indie singer/songwriter‘s second preview of her anticipated solo debut, Fake It Flowers.

The album will be out on Oct. 16 via Dirty Hit — click here to pre-order a copy from our Rock Cellar Store.

“Worth It” features grunge-y guitars and a dream-like lead vocal from Bea Kristi, and can be heard below:

“‘Worth It’ is simply about teenage infidelity and the mistakes one can make when they’re tempted to do things,” Beabadoobee told the BBC about the song on Wednesday. “It’s a bit of a confession song but also an understanding that it’s a part of life.”

Fake It Flowers comes with significant anticipation among indie/rock circles, after beabadoobee’s rise in recent years with a series of EPs and standalone singles.

And so far, the trio of songs premiered from the new record point to one of the year’s strongest releases. Here’s “Sorry,” as premiered in early August:

And “Care,” the first sample of the album that sounds straight out of 1996 (in the best way possible):

Fake It Flowers will be out on Oct. 16 via Dirty Hit.

She also announced 2021 tour dates for the U.K. and Ireland:

beabadoobee, who was born in the Philippines before moving to London with her family when she was young, first earned major attention with the song “Coffee,” premiered in 2017.

She released two EPs in 2019, Loveworm and Space Cadet, the latter of which featured “She Plays Bass,” a song that received heavy airplay on SiriusXM:

Her profile grew as she opened for Dirty Hit label mates The 1975 and attained significant attention for her songwriting and style — and these two songs previewing Fake It Flowers promise an even brighter future ahead.

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