Kacey Musgraves’ lovers are significantly less than three weeks away from remaining entirely “star-crossed.”
That’s the title of the acclaimed Nashville pop/nation artist’s hugely anticipated fourth album, which will be produced September 10.
But that is not all — “star-crossed’ is also a film, providing the entire “Lemonade” treatment method to the 15-keep track of album, which Musgraves describes as “a contemporary tragedy in 3 acts.”
“star-crossed : the movie” will also premiere September 10 on the Paramount+ streaming service.
Musgraves shared the information Monday early morning together with the album’s opening title track, as well as a vibrant trailer for the movie.
“star-crossed” is Musgraves’ observe-up to her 2018 album “Golden Hour” — a essential and industrial triumph that gained the Grammy for Album of the Calendar year, and saw her thoroughly transcend the confines of place audio. It truly is also her very first album considering the fact that her 2020 divorce from singer-songwriter Ruston Kelly.
In an job interview with Zane Lowe on Apple New music 1, Musgraves explained she was “thrilled to share ‘star-crossed’ just because people know me to be a songwriter that writes about what I’m going by.”
“And I think it would have been really awkward if I just acted (like) this last chapter didn’t occur for me. So I consider you saw my highlight reel with ‘Golden Hour’ and this is the other aspect of that. And I suggest, there are lovely elements of that way too.”
“star-crossed” opens with a bed of harmonized “ooh” vocals, which provides way to evocative Spanish guitar.
“Allow me set the scene,” Musgraves croons. “Two lovers ripped right at the seams/ They woke up from the excellent aspiration/ And then the darkness came.”
“I feel this report couldn’t be far more literal in some way,” Musgraves informed Lowe. “But I also really feel it really is got this theatrical, kind of, practically fantasy acquire….I feel that there are selected elements of this record that sound a minor bit more nation, I guess, than ‘Golden Hour.’ I never know. But at the exact same time, I really feel like I am tapping into more influences on this, prevalent influences on this album.”
Musgraves created “star-crossed” in Nashville with her “Golden Hour” collaborators Ian Fitchuk and Daniel Tashian — in a lot less than 3 months, according to Monday’s press release.
The 50-moment “star-crossed : the movie” was directed by Bardia Zeinali. Filmed in excess of 10 times in Los Angeles, the movie stars Musgraves and characteristics appearances by Eugene Levy, Victoria Pedretti, Princess Nokia, Symone and Megan Stalter.
Kacey Musgraves ‘star-crossed’ keep track of listing
2. very good spouse
3. cherry blossom
4. very simple situations
5. if this was a movie..
9. camera roll
10. much easier explained
11. hookup scene
12. preserve lookin’ up
13. what does not get rid of me
14. there is a light
15. gracias a la vida