Calvin Harris eagerly tried to warn us about Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 2. Apart from calling it the “maddest album” he is ever assembled, particulars had been few and much between as to once we may anticipate to listen to it, and who else could be included.
That each one modified final week, nonetheless, when Harris dropped a teaser of epic proportions, revealing the challenge’s lead single “Potion” alongside Dua Lipa and Younger Thug.
Harris and Lipa beforehand made magic within the studio with the alluring “One Kiss,” a monitor that has since gone on to amass over 1.3 billion streams whereas solidifying itself among the many most profitable tracks on Spotify of all-time. By the way, “One Kiss” was additionally launched in 2017, the identical yr Harris debuted the wildly profitable Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1.
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It has been 5 years, however Harris hasn’t missed a beat in capturing the spirit of what makes the Funk Wav Bounces collection stand out. The fragile concoction melds uplifting hip-hop lyricism with euphoric digital instrumentation and memorable pop choruses in an inimitable method.
True to its title, “Potion” boasts every of those qualities in spades, together with a flashy verse from Younger Thug, a memorable hook from Dua Lipa and the distinctly sultry manufacturing backdrop pushed by pulsing, filtered strings.
In case you had been relying on Calvin Harris dominating the summer season, we would wager to say “Potion” marks the strongest potential begin in direction of attaining that finish. Try the brand new single beneath.
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