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Sam Smith "My Oasis" featuring Burna Boy

Burna Boy Features On Sam Smith’s New Single 'My Oasis'

The two singers blend their voices effortlessly together on this new summer track.

Nigerian singer Burna Boy has teamed up with British pop star Sam Smith on their new single "My Oasis."

This new release comes hot off of Burna Boy's recent celebration of his latest album African Giant getting over a billion streams.

The new single "My Oasis," out today, comes after Smith's decision to postpone their latest album release. The singer said in a now deleted Instagram post that they felt that the timing was off, but promised that they are, "still going to bring out some new music over the next few months."

The track new track "My Oasis" sparks sounds of summer with lyrics that echo the call of longing for a reciprocal love. Meanwhile, its accompanying lyric video emphasizes the ebb and flow like nature of a distant lover.

Check out the lyric video for "My Oasis" below.


Sam Smith - My Oasis (feat Burna Boy) (Lyric Video) ft. Burna Boy youtu.be

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Ranks ATM demands to be taken seriously. With every successive release, listeners are bound to pick up on both his personal and artistic growth. His latest EP, Substance Music, released towards the end of 2020, is an honest body of work that sees the artist divulge some aspects of his life while remaining playful and entertaining.

Young2unn, who produced a majority of the project, gave Ranks ATM beats that primarily consist of keys and strings cushioned by atmospheric pads and ethereal vocal samples panned for effect. The music is soulful enough for Ranks to tell his story and gritty enough to maintain his street aesthetic.

On Substance Music, the artist strikes the balance between playful banter and poignant expression of emotions. It's what makes his raps believable in general—he presents himself as a complete human who feels pain at times but also feels himself. Songs such as "Die For Me" and "How Could It Be" are laced with specific details that could have only been extracted from his life experiences, for instance, on the former, he raps, "You cheated on me with a gym freak, you did me dirty."

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