Amaarae’s ‘Fountain Baby’ album out; set to become 1st Ghanaian to perform on NPR Tiny Desk

The highly anticipated album ‘Fountain Baby’ by the Ghanaian platinum-selling artist Amaarae is officially released through Interscope Records.

With critical acclaim from renowned publications such as NPR, The New Yorker, Billboard, and Elle, Amaarae’s unique fusion of genres, blending experimental pop with mainstream Afrobeats, positions her as one of the premier artists in the pop arena.

Amaarae’s latest album, ‘Fountain Baby,’ is a testament to her talent and visionary approach to music. The collection of insatiable tracks explores powerful themes of female empowerment, the subversion of gender norms, and an enthralling exploration of female sexuality and artistic self-expression.

By infusing her West African heritage with a global perspective, Amaarae presents a body of work that defies genre and regional boundaries, firmly establishing herself as an essential architect in the future of music.

In celebration of the album release, Amaarae treats her fans to an enticing new video for the explosive track “Wasted Eyes,” directed by the talented Lauren Dunn. The visually captivating narrative depicted in the video showcases a seductive encounter culminating in a fierce altercation between an assailant and the lethal seductress herself, Amaarae.

This visually stunning piece not only celebrates self-expression but also emphasizes Amaarae’s abundant sexual appeal, further solidifying her rightful position in the pop arena.

Amaarae's 'Fountain Baby' album out; set to become 1st Ghanaian to perform on NPR Tiny Desk

Building upon her massive success, Amaarae’s viral hit “Sad Girlz Luv Money” featuring Kali Uchis has recently achieved platinum certification. The track has garnered over an astonishing 379 million global streams, reached notable chart positions on the Billboard Hot 100, and dominated TikTok as the #1 song for multiple weeks. This extraordinary achievement highlights Amaarae’s undeniable impact in the music industry and solidifies her status as a trailblazer.

As a testament to her rising fame, Amaarae has been invited to perform her new album for the beloved NPR Tiny Desk series, with the performance scheduled for release later in June. This prestigious opportunity showcases the widespread recognition of her talent and affirms her place among the music industry’s elite.

Speaking on the release of “Fountain Baby,” Amaarae shares her thoughts: “‘Fountain Baby’ exudes an unstoppable surge of sex appeal, abundant blessings, and undeniable swag. It serves as my vibrant declaration to the world that I am a truly blessed child of God.”

Listen to “Fountain Baby” album here:

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