10/03/2019

ANNA WISE is CoS' Artist of the Month + Releases New Single With Denzel Curry

ANNA WISE is Consequence of Sound's October 2019 Artist of the Month - Read More HERE
 
The Site Premieres New Song "Count My Blessings" featuring Denzel Curry HERE
 
Debut Album As If It Were Forever out October 18 via Alpha Pup Records
 
(credit: Lissyelle Laricchia)
 
"A lucid set of dream-pop and R&B designed to uplift the masses" - NPR

"[Wise is] becoming a main-stage attraction in her own right" - Pitchfork

"Like singer-innovators such as Erykah Badu, Dawn Richard and Björk, Wise's best work transcends genre. The only constant? Her willingness to explore the outer edges of contemporary pop music." - LA Times

"If Amy Winehouse were produced by Portishead, it might sound a bit like 'Nerve,' the new single from Anna Wise" - The Fader

"New single 'What's Up With You?' and its accompanying video find her going in an entirely new musical and lyrical direction " - Complex

"'Nerve' is an upbeat, funky tune about releasing toxic energy brought on by toxic people" - Consequence of Sound

"Music doesn't get any more authentic than Anna Wise" - Paper

"Hypnotic songwriter" - Rolling Stone

"Wise continues to demonstrate the high level of her craft and singularity of her vision." - Stereogum

"Smooth, sultry bit of R&B" - Brooklyn Vegan

"Anna Wise is trailblazing feminist pop" - Vogue

"Instantly iconic" - Wonderland Magazine

"Anna Wise, purveyor of damn good music with damn good lyrics and some damn good beats..." - Milk

"Her words are powerful" - Salon

GRAMMY award-winning musician and producer Anna Wise is Consequence of Sound's October 2019 Artist of the Month! Read her interview HERE, and listen to new single "Count My Blessings" featuring critically lauded rapper, singer and songwriter Denzel Curry HERE.

Anna Wise's forthcoming debut album As If It Were Forever will be released on October 18 via
Alpha Pup Records and is available for pre-order HEREWise will bring the album to live audiences later this month, with a show in Los Angeles opening for Hiatus Kaiyote at The Novo on October 25.

As If It Were Forever finds Anna Wise joined by collaborators including: Little Simz, Jon Bap, Nick Hakim, Denzel Curry, Gwen Bunn, Mndsgn, Carter Lang, Jake Sherman, Pink Siifu, Sid Sriram, Jonathan Ellington, Simon Mavin, Paul Bender, Zeke Mishanec, and Dane Orr. Watch the video for the album's lead single "What's Up With You?" via Complex HERElisten to the alt-R&B jam of second single "Nerve" via The Fader HERE and discover Little Simz collaboration "AbracadabraHERE.
Leading up to her debut album, Anna Wise released five projects as part of experimental R&B bedroom pop outfit Sonnymoon before independently releasing her debut solo EP, The Feminine: Act 1, in 2016. The EP was met with praise from Pitchfork, The Fader, and more for the confrontational, viral anthem "BitchSlut," while "Precious Possession" scored an unforgettable moment on Netflix's 'Dear White People.' Wise's second EP,The Feminine: Act 2 followed in 2017 to features from NPR and Beats 1, with single "Some Mistakes" hand-picked by Sir Elton John. Shows on NetflixHBO and OWN have since utilized her contemporary sound. Wise has appeared on each of Kendrick Lamar's projects since Good Kid, M.A.A.D City, and received a GRAMMY for Best Rap/Sung Performance for her collaboration with Lamar on "These Walls."

Anna Wise upcoming live dates:
October 25 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Novo *supporting Hiatus Kaiyote


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