Tech N9ne’s Strange Music Artist Darrein Safron is Set to Drop His The Brilliant EP

March 10, 2016
372 Views

Darrein

Darrein Safron’s, The Brilliant EP, dropping this Friday (March 11) on Tech N9ne’s, Strange Music label. Darrein hails from St. Louis and has been singing since he was 2 years old. The smooth-voiced R&B singer landed a deal at Strange last year after appearing on cuts with Stevie Stone, Tech N9ne and Rittz, his newest labelmates. The Brilliant EP is Darrein’s first Strange release and includes his brand new track, That Me which is already getting major traction at radio stations across the country. Look out for new videos from Darrein coming soon as he preps his debut Strange Music LP for Fall 2016.

 

The Brilliant EP—which gives a nod to Darrien Safron’s diverse range of contemporary musical influences that include Chris Brown, Usher, Drake and Eminem—is anchored by the two-fisted radio singles “That Me” and “Thirsty.” Darrein delivers a seamless mix of pop, r&b and hip-hop, defying usual rigid musical categories.   “Shorty says she’s fucking with a winner/She was straight when her heart fell, timber,” he sings on the no-nonsense “Thirsty,” about a gorgeous yet damaged creature whose heart has been broken way too many times. “Girl I know you beating up yourself/Cuz you could have done it all by yourself.” Like the certified club banger “That Me” and tracks like “All for You,” “Bad Gurl,” and “Shady,” the soulful Frizz produced “Thirsty” personifies Darrein’s glorious, and at times, raw soundtrack to urban life.   “When I get in the booth, I freestyle about my life,” he breaks down his stream-of-conscious songwriting process. “What would I say to a woman if I was really talking to them? I don’t think about making a metaphor for flowers or love [laughs]. Sometimes my lyrics can be explicit. That’s because I get right to the point. Life is too short to be messing around.”

You may be interested

Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson & Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter Present: ‘Hip Hop: The Songs That Shook America’ 
Entertainment
1487 views
Entertainment
1487 views

Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson & Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter Present: ‘Hip Hop: The Songs That Shook America’ 

Editorial Dept - October 14, 2019

From Executive Producers Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter, Shawn Gee, Alex Gibney and directors Erik Parker and One9, HipHop: The Songs That Shook America, premiered last night, October…

Oprah Winfrey Interviews Award-Winning Actresses Lupita Nyong’o and Cynthia Erivo For An OWN Primetime Special
Entertainment
1480 views
Entertainment
1480 views

Oprah Winfrey Interviews Award-Winning Actresses Lupita Nyong’o and Cynthia Erivo For An OWN Primetime Special

Editorial Dept - October 14, 2019

Oprah Winfrey sits down one-on-one with the award-winning actresses Lupita Nyong'o and Cynthia Erivo, who discuss their fast rise to fame and how their…

Watch YBN Cordae’s new video “Broke As F*ck” + Stream The Lost Boy Album Here!
Entertainment
1492 views
Entertainment
1492 views

Watch YBN Cordae’s new video “Broke As F*ck” + Stream The Lost Boy Album Here!

Editorial Dept - October 14, 2019

Today, YBN Cordae shares a new video from his  his critically-acclaimed debut project, The Lost Boy. The playful video for "RNP" featuring Anderson…

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


    %d bloggers like this: