Travis Scott launched “Kpop” — the track many are saying is the primary reduce from his Astroworld follow-up, Utopia – on Friday (July 21), and it was a semi-family affair. The most recent reduce from Travis, 32, options Bad Bunny, aka Benito Martínez Ocasio, aka the reggaeton singer that has wooed Kylie Jenner’s huge sister, Kendall Jenner. With Trav co-parenting his two children with Kylie, all we’d like now could be Kim Kardashian to announce that she’s been secretly relationship The Weeknd – the track’s different featured performer – for the trifecta to be full.
With Travis and Bunny each on the track, followers of The Kardashians had loads of incentive to scour the observe for any hints of Jenner romance. What they discovered was debatable, although sure lyrics may allude to Dangerous Bunny and Kendall’s escalating romance. “You in Cannes and Saint Tropez callin’ out my identify /Snow round in my face, yah/ You already know I’m excessive off the Okay-POP.”
In any case, the track alludes to jet setting romances with excessive profile ladies. “South of France, we gon’ occasion / This ain’t some lil’ yachty,” they rap. Elsewhere within the track, the long-lasting rappers name out the highs of a passionate romance. “Proper time, you are feeling like that winner (Winner)/ Late evening with you up to now / I would like you again sooner (Sooner) /You come again on this aspect.”
Travis introduced the track on July 19 by posting the only’s paintings on-line. The picture he shared was that of a pink lollipop. “Flame Abe Benito,” he captioned the put up, referring to his nickname (La Flame), Dangerous Bunny’s delivery identify, and The Weeknd’s authorities identify (Abel Tesfaye). The sparse announcement got here amidst hypothesis that Utopia, Travis’s follow-up to 2018’s Astroworld, was arriving both on the twenty first or twenty eighth.
The Rolling Loud Miami competition claimed that Travis, who’s taking part in the primary stage on Saturday (July 22), would carry out Utopia dwell for the primary time, per American Songwriter. When somebody commented that the album is “dropping after however aight,” the competition responded with a cheeky, “Are you certain?” Nevertheless, TicketsMarche.com, an organization “geared toward supplying leisure homes, venue house owners, occasion organizers, and planners, with a simple and possible answer to promote and market their tickets/invites,” posted then deleted that Utopia is arriving on the twenty eighth.
TicketsMarche.com is the group promoting tickets for a rumored launch occasion on the Pyramids of Giza. Egypt’s Musicians Syndicate mentioned it was revoking a allow for the July 28 live performance as a result of it” “contradict[s] the id of the Egyptian tradition,” per Pitchfork. Nevertheless, LiveNation shared in an announcement that there have “been no modifications to Travis Scott’s present in Egypt; any stories on the contrary are false. We are able to’t wait to have fun ‘Utopia’ with you in Egypt!” Travis has continued to return to the general public eye following the 2021 Astroworld music festival that left 10 dead and hundreds injured. In June, a grand jury cleared Travis of any wrongdoing over the case. “For the final yr and a half, Travis has been denied many sponsorships, endorsements, and live performance alternatives as a result of attainable prison costs have been hanging over his head,” his lawyer mentioned in an announcement following the information that Travis wouldn’t be indicted. “Now he’s free to carry out and resume his profession with out the specter of prosecution.”