The blonde and ambitious pop-star Zolita is taking her fans on a journey. Working on a musical trilogy filled with nostalgia, the singer-songwriter has been hailed for introducing queer visibility into traditionally heterosexual narratives, giving much-needed representation to an underrepresented demographic in media and this has garnered her much attention, resulting in 120 million global streams.
Zolita’s trilogy begins with the viral hit “Somebody I Fucked Once” which depicts Zolita as a cheerleader in pink who falls for the school bad-girl in a music video directed by herself. She would then later gift a remix and acoustic version to her fans for further listening enjoyment.
Next, comes the middle of the story, “Single in September” which picks up where the first song left off. However, instead of the couple continuing their romance, it shows them drift apart as they graduate high school and prepare for college. In the same vein as “Somebody I Fucked Once,” Zolita has gifted her fans again, this time baring all in her latest release.
The acoustic version of “Single in September” rearranges itself, turning from 90’s pop anthem into a piano-heavy ballad. This new rendition is an emotional ride, seeping with love, loss and further nuance for the fans to experience.
On a more positive note, as mentioned, “Single in September” lyrically is only the second installment in a trilogy. Therefore, there is still one more entry in Zolita’s musical story arc. The upcoming song has a planned release for the end of April.
Listen to the acoustic version of “Single in September” on Spotify.
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