Ledisi premieres “Shut Up” from new LP, Pieces Of Me | New Music


Following up on her new project’s title track [unveiled last month – listen below if you missed it], New Orleans hailing soulful beast Ledisi gives Okayplayer the drop on new song “Shut Up” from Pieces Of Me – her forthcoming album number five, set for release on June 14 through Verve Forecast and efficiently now available to pre-order on Amazon.

‘Please forgive me, I don’t mean to be rude – it’s not my normal behaviour. When people saying things to knock me off my dreams, I can’t help it, gotta tell em shut up…’ she explains on this upbeat, anti-hater ditty – take a listen below.

Ledisi – “Shut Up”:

Ledisi – “Pieces Of Me’:

“Success is being able to still be your true authentic self at any level.” – Ledisi

An extra tidbit: I had a chat with Ledisi last year following her 2009 release Turn Me Loose, in which the singer had some interesting and inspiring things to say about healthy competition among artists, perseverance, success and why having good people around you is of the utmost importance – click to read.

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