After releasing two stellar singles “Body Pump” and “Warrior” Aluna delivers the goods yet again. This time with the help from her friends Princess Nokia and Jada Kingdom on her new single “Get Paid” – a feel-good dancehall summer jam with an important message about striving for equality. She also confirmed the release of her debut solo album Renaissance out on August 28th viaMad Decent also featuringcontributions from SG Lewis, KAYTRANADA, Rema, and more.
One half and front-woman of the internationally renowned duo AlunaGeorge, the critically acclaimed singer, songwriter and performer has stepped out on her own for this album with Mad Decent. Also, last month, she penned a powerful open letter to the global dance community – READ IT HERE.
Get Paid’ “is an aspirational celebration about black women and women of color getting paid, in opposition of the reality that we are consistently undervalued for our work. …this is a song about believing we deserve to get paid because as society keeps telling us we are worthless, we internalize that notion, which is almost more damaging because it stops us from advocating for ourselves.” – Aluna