Travis Scott launched “Kpop” — the tune many are saying is the primary lower from his Astroworld follow-up, Utopia – on Friday (July 21), and it was a semi-family affair. The newest lower from Travis, 32, options Unhealthy Bunny, aka Benito Martínez Ocasio, aka the reggaeton singer that has wooed Kylie Jenner’s huge sister, Kendall Jenner. With Trav co-parenting his two children with Kylie, all we want now’s Kim Kardashian to announce that she’s been secretly relationship The Weeknd – the tune’s different featured performer – for the trifecta to be full.
With Travis and Bunny each on the tune, followers of The Kardashians had loads of incentive to scour the observe for any hints of Jenner romance. What they discovered was debatable, although sure lyrics may allude to Unhealthy Bunny and Kendall’s escalating romance. “You in Cannes and Saint Tropez callin’ out my identify /Snow round in my face, yah/ You recognize I’m excessive off the Okay-POP.”
In any case, the tune alludes to jet setting romances with excessive profile girls. “South of France, we gon’ get together / This ain’t some lil’ yachty,” they rap. Elsewhere within the tune, the enduring rappers name out the highs of a passionate romance. “Proper time, you’re feeling like that winner (Winner)/ Late night time with you thus far / I would like you again sooner (Sooner) /You come again on this facet.”
Travis introduced the tune on July 19 by posting the one’s art work on-line. The picture he shared was that of a crimson lollipop. “Flame Abe Benito,” he captioned the publish, referring to his nickname (La Flame), Unhealthy Bunny’s start identify, and The Weeknd’s authorities identify (Abel Tesfaye). The sparse announcement got here amidst hypothesis that Utopia, Travis’s follow-up to 2018’s Astroworld, was arriving both on the twenty first or twenty eighth.
The Rolling Loud Miami competition claimed that Travis, who’s enjoying the principle stage on Saturday (July 22), would carry out Utopia dwell for the primary time, per American Songwriter. When somebody commented that the album is “dropping after however aight,” the competition responded with a cheeky, “Are you positive?” Nevertheless, TicketsMarche.com, an organization “aimed toward supplying leisure homes, venue house owners, occasion organizers, and planners, with a simple and possible answer to promote and market their tickets/invites,” posted then deleted that Utopia is arriving on the twenty eighth.
TicketsMarche.com is the group promoting tickets for a rumored launch get together on the Pyramids of Giza. Egypt’s Musicians Syndicate stated it was revoking a allow for the July 28 live performance as a result of it” “contradict[s] the identification of the Egyptian tradition,” per Pitchfork. Nevertheless, LiveNation shared in a press release that there have “been no adjustments to Travis Scott’s present in Egypt; any reviews on the contrary are false. We will’t wait to have a good time ‘Utopia’ with you in Egypt!” Travis has continued to return to the general public eye following the 2021 Astroworld music competition that left 10 lifeless and 1000’s injured. In June, a grand jury cleared Travis of any wrongdoing over the case. “For the final yr and a half, Travis has been denied many sponsorships, endorsements, and live performance alternatives as a result of doable prison prices have been hanging over his head,” his lawyer stated in a press release following the information that Travis wouldn’t be indicted. “Now he’s free to carry out and resume his profession with out the specter of prosecution.”