On the heels of KEM’s smash hit “Mislead Me” – which has maintained the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Grownup R&B Songs chart for six weeks in a row – the R&B famous person releases his new single, “Stay Out Your Love” that includes the enduring Toni Braxton. KEM’s signature silky vocals give solution to Braxton’s wealthy, sultry sound on the monitor, which is from his upcoming album, LOVE ALWAYS WINS (Motown), set for launch on August 28. The 2 artists co-wrote the tune and KEM produced it with Derek “DOA” Allen. Obtain / Stream “Stay Out Your Love” HERE.
The collaboration was sparked final yr when Braxton prolonged an invite for KEM to carry out at her Valentine’s Day live performance in Detroit. “My spouse and I went to Toni’s present on the Fox Theatre,” remembers KEM. “She known as me up onstage to sing along with her and it was an unbelievable second.”
Whereas engaged on his new album, KEM started to ascertain “Stay Out Your Love” as a duet and requested Braxton to hitch him. As a consequence of COVID-19, they couldn’t report in the identical room. When Braxton despatched her vocal to KEM, he was blown away. “I liked the best way she recorded, the feel of her voice,” he says. “The pairing of our voices was simply wonderful.”
The pre-order for LOVE ALWAYS WINS launched right this moment. Followers who pre-order the album in digital format will immediately obtain “Mislead Me” and “Stay Out Your Love.” As a particular deal with to followers, merch can be out there at www.musicbykem.com
Essence stated, “KEM…is aware of simply how you can make anybody consider in love, fall in love and sing about love.” Praising the “clean and attractive” “Mislead Me,” Billboard noticed, “The body-swaying mid-tempo quantity completely captures the relatable themes of unconditional love and devotion.” Reaching No. 1 on the Billboard Grownup R&B Songs chart in 9 quick weeks, “Mislead Me” is the fastest-rising of KEM’s six chart-topping singles, which embody “It’s You,” “Love Calls,” “I Can’t Cease Loving You,” “Why Would You Keep?” and “No one.” KEM co-wrote “Mislead Me” with Anthony Hamilton, Salam Remi, and James Poyser and produced it with Derek “DOA” Allen.
LOVE ALWAYS WINS is the follow-up to KEM’s 2014 album, PROMISE TO LOVE, which debuted at No. 1 on the High R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. It entered the Billboard 200 at No. 3, changing into his third consecutive high 5 album on the tally. PROMISE TO LOVE contained the hit singles “No one” and “It’s You,” which every spent a number of weeks atop the City Grownup Modern radio charts. “No one” earned KEM his third GRAMMY® nomination.
The internationally famend R&B singer/songwriter has to his credit score: one Platinum album (KEM: ALBUM II), two Gold albums (KEMISTRY and INTIMACY), three GRAMMY nominations and 6 No. 1 singles. As well as, KEM has been nominated for six NAACP Picture Awards, two Soul Practice Awards and a BET Centric Award. In 2012, KEM based Mack & Third, Inc., a Michigan home non-profit group that gives funding to humanitarian help organizations associated to: homelessness; starvation; substance abuse; home violence; pure disasters; schooling, and many others.
Toni Braxton is the legendary, multimillion-selling R&B/pop pioneer and seven-time GRAMMY Award-winner behind timeless hits resembling “Love Shoulda Introduced You House,” “One other Unhappy Love Tune,” “Breathe Once more,” “Seven Entire Days,” “He Wasn’t Man Sufficient” and “Un-Break My Coronary heart.” The official video for “Un-Break My Coronary heart” not too long ago broke 500 million views on YouTube. The multi-talented singer/songwriter has expanded her skillset alongside the best way to incorporate music producer, Broadway musical star, tv actress/producer and best-selling creator. She additionally devotes time as spokesperson for Lupus L.A. and Autism Speaks.