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Jelly Roll, the elephantine underground genre-bending singer/songwriter/ rapper, released his caller track, “Sober” past week. In conjunction with the release, Jelly Roll shared the affectional euphony video for the opus via YouTube, conducting a YouTube Hotline wherever fans called successful to chat with the multi-talent (Jelly Roll has amassed a staggering cardinal positive views connected the level to date). “Sober” is an honorable and earthy confession of a flawed antheral owning up to his demons. Drawing from his ain idiosyncratic experiences, Jelly Roll touches connected pain, the way to redemption and the vices that wounded and heal astatine the aforesaid time. Watch and perceive above.
“Sober” is the archetypal sensation of caller euphony since Jelly Roll’s 2020 palmy confessional, susceptible look of self-doubt, “Save Me,” which was a turning constituent for Jelly Roll and laid the instauration for his adjacent section of his philharmonic journey. While remaining the therapeutic outlet fans person travel to cognize from the erstwhile addict and cause dealer, “Save Me,” marked the archetypal clip helium sang (and didn’t rap) connected his songs, ushering a caller question philharmonic maturation for the multi-talent. Now certified Gold, with the video garnering much than 65 cardinal YouTube views, “Save Me” is Jelly Roll’s biggest opus to date.
“This is the deepest video we’ve ever created — it speaks to the symptom of the opus and the symptom of being chained to the things we erstwhile loved that ended up being vices and I anticipation radical link with it,” said Jelly Roll. “My imagination successful beingness is to assistance radical done euphony and to conscionable each idiosyncratic that my euphony has helped — getting to speech with fans contiguous connected YouTube, which is benignant of wherever our narration started, was incredible. I can’t hold to proceed the speech and perceive what radical deliberation astir this song.”
Hailing from the Antioch vicinity of Nashville, connected September 17, Jelly Roll volition play the iconic Ryman Auditorium, which helium sold retired successful specified minutes. The hometown amusement is 1 of much than a twelve shows connected his Work In Progress 2021 circuit that person sold out. The unsocial talent, has been flying nether the radar, gathering a rabid legion of fans with his raw, rough-edge lyrics and “man of the people” charisma. Averaging much than 200 shows a twelvemonth and having released much than 2 twelve albums, Jelly Roll shares his hard truths and struggles straight and intimately with his dedicated fans, who bent connected his each word, starring to millions of views with each video helium posts.
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