It’s easy to hear why Yola got a recording deal. Her haunting voice combined with excellent songwriting skills instantly woo the ears of existing and new audiences, giving you reasons to explore her discography for hours on end.
Stand up for myself the fluid genre singer’s latest album, is no different and is expected to submerge her in a whirlwind of recognition in the near future.
Familiar sounds of vintage British pop and soul run through the 12-track collection, resulting in leading tracks such as ‘If I Had To Do It All Again’, a sultry reconsideration where she sees how much to borrow a different path without a particular person was not what she thought.
Another is “Diamond Studded Shoes,” a blues rock cut that finds Yola encouraging us not to get caught up in fanciful dreams of economic equality and insisting that we fight harder to break down the barriers of wealth disparities. .
“The album is like a window into my mind, my life experiences, my politics, my hopeful and sentimental friends, and my hope for humanity in general,” Yola said in a statement.
Yola currently supports Stand up on Chris Stapleton’s rescheduled tour, as well as festival dates. Get full schedule and ticket details here.
Stream Yola’s New Album Stand up below.