On Back To Love, the first single released off of his forthcoming album, Bilal pondered how to fix a relationship that was headed for Splitsville. It appears although he might not have revived the sputtering relationship, he already has his sights set on a new, West Side Girl. The latest single off the new LP is more of what we have come to know and love from the Philly crooner, as he showcases his elegant, sophisticated style (heavily based on an R&B foundation with just a slight hip-hop influence). Bilal’s vocals flutter atop the jazzy, funky Shafiq Husayn instrumental, which results in a smooth, mellowed-out number. For more from the well-respected veteran. check out A Love Surreal, dropping on Valentines Day via eOne.
Written by Lucas G. on 02/6/13
Veteran singer Bilal has released his fourth studio album A Love Surreal. The album, his first since 2010's Airtight's Revenge, features previously-released singles "Back To Love" and "West Side Girl." Joining the Philly...
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"The Light 2008 (It’s Love) ft. Marsha Ambrosius & Bilal" (2008)
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