May 18, 2024


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Press Play: SEDRIC PERRY – Could This Be

Press Play: SEDRIC PERRY - Could This Be

Our friend NYC singer, songwriter and visual artist Sedric Perry shares his amazing new single ‘CTB (Could This Be)’, out almost everywhere now. Subsequent the release of his preceding two singles ‘CMB (Rely My Blessings)’ and ‘FTS (Truly feel The Identical)’ which was premiered on KALTBLUT Journal, ‘CTB (Could This Be)’ is the most up-to-date one taken from Secric’s forthcoming EP, set for release in early 2023.

Opening with a sultry piano melody, Sedric’s powerfully soulful vocals get centre phase on ‘CTB’. Immediately after expending time among Berlin and Senegal, Sedric just lately returned to NYC where by he at last felt a perception of household. The monitor was penned about anyone he’s ever liked, and he hopes his listeners will discover a perception of warmth and comfort in the lyrics. 

Sedric states, “I wanted something that felt like household. Right after remaining in Berlin and Senegal and emotion like my everyday living was spinning out of manage at some details, all of a sudden I was again in New York. And this track was speaking to me. I was grateful and quiet once more. This song just felt like a major hug from everyone I ever loved, regardless of whether they had been below or not. I preferred to present this facet of myself to people today who’ve been listening for a when. To me, this track feels like residence.

I want men and women to definitely sense the enjoy I poured into it. I constantly try to set self-like and acceptance into my audio, but I wanted to actually convey that it’s also ok to permit people in and be susceptible as well. Really like is a beautiful thing that arrives in lots of designs. Even when it’s rough or terrifying, we should really lean into it. Almost everything moves so quickly now and our consideration spans are so short – we assume we really should often be somewhere other than exactly where we are. “Could this Be” is your reminder to gradual down and appreciate what’s in entrance of you appropriate now?”

As a inventive, breaking limitations have been at the forefront of Sedric Perry’s creative expression. He is driven to make a a lot more accepting and inclusive planet. His artwork reflects the adore he has for his community, and his earlier one ‘CMB (Count My Blessings)’ is no various. Just 1 7 days following going through a despise criminal offense in Senegal, Sedric taken out his bandages and filmed the songs video clip for CMB with the assist of his tribe in Dakar. He decided to shift the narrative of the victim, back to a person of toughness and perseverance. “No issue what, it is my intention to force the dialogue forward”.


You may well recognise him from the critically acclaimed cult duo FHAT audio. The brash queer duo built waves in Berlin, and turned heads amongst queer icons like Ru Paul and could be found on HBO’s ‘We’re Here’. Final year his main jobs (FHAT, Yuphoric, Sedric Perry) collectively acquired 6 million streams independently. His perform can be viewed on Billboard, Intricate, and Homosexual Periods Journal. This yr, he been given a BMVA for his most recent new music movie collaboration ‘Unbreakable Habits’. In spite of any setbacks which he reveals in the EP, he reveals no symptoms of slowing down.