This Friday (March 6) marked the finish of every week stuffed with many surprises and pleased returns, together with the early drop of a model new Megan Thee Stallion album, a shock drop from Lil Uzi Vert, a brand new observe (and being pregnant reveal!) from Katy Perry and a Demi Lovato declaration of self-love her followers adore.
This week’s new music ballot proved that in spades: Lovato’s “I Love Me” accounted for practically half of the vote with a whopping 45% turnout, netting practically double the vote that Perry’s “Never Worn White” obtained (which falls in second with 24%).
Both “I Love Me” and “Never Worn White” are returns to type for the pop dynamos. “I Love Me” is Lovato’s second single of the 12 months, and follows “Anyone,” the susceptible ballad she carried out at the 2020 Grammy Awards. “Anyone” served as her reemergence following a relapse and overdose in 2019, and that observe, together with the catchy, anthemic “I Love Me,” are two of the songs off her yet-to-be-released new album.
As for Perry, she’s been busy as a choose and coach on American Idol whereas engaged on new music: “Never Really Over” ushered in a brand new post-Witness period upon its drop in late 2019, and she or he’s launched a stream of latest singles into the new 12 months, together with “Harleys in Hawaii” and now this romantic ballad. While singing of ready to marry the love of her life, she revealed a child bump at the finish of the “Never Really Over” video (and practically broke the web in the course of).
Following the high two fan-voted tracks in the ballot is Lil Uzi Vert’s Eternal Atake, his first album since 2017’s Luv Is Rage 2, and “Gaslighter,” the Dixie Chick’s long-anticipated return — it is their first single in over a decade, and serves as the introduction and title observe for his or her forthcoming album.
Check out the outcomes of this week’s favourite new music ballot beneath.