Talented female vocalist, Tems releases new single “Ordinary People”. This song draws inspiration from American Pop and R&B singer, John Legend’s 2004 album “Get Lifted”. She covers this song for this year’s Collection of Apple Music’s Juneteenth Inspired freedom song, a collection of covers and originals. Tems says ;
the song speaks through its simplicity yet also its potency. The message cuts really clears because of it.”
She goes on further to say;
Freedom is important both as individuals and also as a people. Learning there was a day that marked the freedom of Black people in the US shows how far we’ve come and also points to the work still to be done”
This comes after her feature on Wizkid’s “Essence”
“Ordinarily People” is about Lovers growing through their relationships. Despite their fights and flaws, they learn to take second chances and put in the effort to make their relationships work.
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