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YUNGBLUD Unleashes Vibrant New Era With ‘Lowlife’

YUNGBLUD, the fearless artist celebrated for his unapologetic style and captivating performances, has made a powerful return with his first music release of 2023. Titled Lowlife, this infectious and bouncy singalong not only signifies the beginning of a new era for YUNGBLUD but also showcases his unwavering commitment to authentic self-expression.

Lowlife delves deep into YUNGBLUD’s introspection, providing listeners with a raw and unfiltered glimpse into his emotional journey. Reflecting on the inspiration behind the track, he shares, “I wrote ‘Lowlife’ because I just didn’t want to leave my house. I was sick of people, of games, of myself, my friends. Anytime I did anything, some idiot had an opinion about it. What I should do or be. The truth is I didn’t want to be anything at all sometimes, I wanted to be nothing. So I just didn’t leave bed. I was dissatisfied and craving some sort of boredom. The type of boredom where you sit in your house, in the same sheets, and watch fucking mind-numbing TV, so I wrote a song about it.”

This introspective exploration is characteristic of YUNGBLUD’s artistry, where he fearlessly confronts societal expectations and navigates the complexities of self-identity through his music. With Lowlife, he continues to forge an authentic connection with his listeners, speaking to a generation grappling with similar battles against conformity and the search for personal truth.

Prior to the release of Lowlife, YUNGBLUD engaged his dedicated fans in a thrilling teaser campaign. Hand-written notes were sent worldwide, leading fans on an exhilarating treasure hunt across cities such as London, LA, and Germany. These devoted supporters were ultimately rewarded with exclusive first listens to the track, adding to the mounting excitement surrounding YUNGBLUD’s new musical offering.

With Lowlife, YUNGBLUD proves once again his ability to infuse infectious energy and captivating lyricism into his music. The track serves as a powerful reminder of his talent for transforming personal experiences into anthems that resonate deeply with his audience.

You can check out the new track below and let us know your thoughts!

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Eva van den Bosch Head Editor, Photographer
Eva van den Bosch combines concert photography with a prominent editorial role at Strife Mag.