H.E.R. is ready to give fans a new project!! The beloved, breakout R&B songstress took to her Instagram account on Monday (July 30) to tease the release of a ‘prelude’ to her much-anticipated new album.
Posting a blank looking Polaroid photo with the text “Aug 3rd,” she captioned the post writing, “Prelude to the album. Aug 3rd. #IUsedToKnowHER.”
The singer later confirmed that on Friday (Aug. 3) she will be releasing a new EP called ‘I Used To Know HER,’ as a precursor to her long-awaited debut album.
New music before my debut album.
— H.E.R. (@HERMusicx) July 31, 2018
Since making her mysterious introduction in 2016 with a self-titled EP, ‘H.E.R. Vol. 1‘ the artist formally known as Gabi Wilson, went on to release ‘H.E.R. Vol. 2‘ and ‘The B-Sides‘ in 2017, which were then combined as a full-length project and released digitally and in limited physical copies. This summer, H.E.R. has been trekking across the U.S. with Chris Brown on his “Heartbreak On A Full Moon Tour.”
Since confirming the news of her album, and now the new EP, fans have been elated on social media. Check out some of the reactions below.
— riah?. (@Mariah_Niaaa) July 31, 2018
— Kay Kay (@QueenLionessK) July 30, 2018
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