From her long-awaited album Joyride
After remixing Rihanna’s “Sex With Me,” Tinashe has shared the latest single from her long-awaited album Joyride, which is due out this fall. It’s called “Company,” and it’s produced by The-Dream and Tricky Stewart. Stream it below. “Company” follows “Superlove” and its “Baywatch”-inspired video, the Juicy J-assisted “Energy,” and the Young Thug-featuring “Party Favors.” Watch Tinashe debut “Company” on MTV’s new music series “Wonderland.”
“I’ve never seen it snow while sunny,” Tinashe says as she looks out the window of the Phoenix Concert Theater during the Toronto stop of her Joyride tour. After completing a set of video interviews, Tinashe and I, two of four women in the male-dominated room, cozy up on a couch where we start discussing some of her recent accomplishments – including two cover stories for Complex and DAZED, respectively.
Gallery > Photoshoots > 2016 > Georgie Magazine by Neil Mota (+9 HQ photos)
As she puts the finishing touches on her sophomore album, Joyride, Tinashe reflects on industry pressures, fame and the importance of sticking to your artistic vision.
Gallery > Photoshoots > 2016 > Paper Magazine by Charlotte Rutherford (+11 HQ photos)
Tinashe is standing on the front lawn of her childhood home in a suburb of Los Angeles, debating with her dad about which color to paint the recently repaired fence. She’s in sweats and glasses, a dramatic contrast to her glamorous onstage persona, and she’s trying to get herself motivated to pack for a massive three-month tour that will hit the States, Asia, Europe and Australia. As she edges around the grass, you wonder, “Do the neighbors know who she is?” As Tinashe settles into the massive brown couch in the living room, she confirms they do. “Uh, yeah,” she says. “They know.”
Gallery > Performances > 2016 > 20160407 – Crystal Ballroom by Henry Cromett (+9 UHQ photos)
Tinashe never wants to play Crystal Ballroom again. Not that she has anything against Portland’s springiest midsized theater in particular. It just seems like she doesn’t want to play any midsized theater again. Watching her put on what was essentially a scaled-down arena show last Thursday night—fit with wardrobe changes, an LED screen and mild pyro—it’s clear the 23-year-old singer, dancer and former actress has much grander ambitions in mind. She’s played big stages before, opening for Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj. Now, she wants them for herself.
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