Amaarae has released a new single and music video titled “Reckless & Sweet,” which serves as the first teaser for her upcoming second album, ‘Fountain Baby’, set to release later this year via Interscope. This album will follow her 2020 debut album, ‘THE ANGEL YOU DON’T KNOW,’ and last year’s standalone track, ‘SAD GIRLZ LUV MONEY Remix.’
In a statement, Amaarae reflected on the inspiration behind her new single and shared her thoughts on the direction of her new music. “After taking a break and having time to think and reflect, I knew I wanted to deliver a message of love and faith. This time, it’s not just about confidence, but it’s also about being intentional with the ways we make and give love,” she said.
“Reckless & Sweet” is a sultry and confident track that celebrates the sensuality and confidence within oneself. It is a song about being comfortable in one’s skin and sharing that confidence with the world. As an artist, Amaarae has never been one to shy away from bold and provocative themes, and this track is no different.
The accompanying music video for “Reckless & Sweet” is a visual feast, featuring Amaarae in a variety of stunning outfits and provocative poses. It is a bold and empowering statement from the artist that celebrates Black beauty and sensuality.
In her statement, Amaarae also spoke about the significance of the video and how it represents the new energy of Black women and men in 2023 and beyond. “This is my sexiest video to date, and what I love most about it is that young Black women and men are about to see what our new energy is for 2023 and beyond. We’re grown and sexy, and we’re bringing love and romance back!” she said.
Overall, “Reckless & Sweet” is a bold and empowering statement from Amaarae that celebrates sensuality, confidence, and self-love. The track and its accompanying music video are a promising sign of what’s to come from her upcoming album ‘Fountain Baby.’