Alexis Jordan - Happiness

Posted 6 years ago
Producer:
Stargate (Co-prod Deadmau5)
Album:
Untitled Debut

If you’re searching for Happiness, you’ve come to the right place. Believe it or not, the debut single from new Roc Star/Roc Nation/Columbia signee Alexis Jordan contains the key to a fulfilling life free of worry and care. OK, ok, I made that up (early April Fools!) but, in truth, the record does have a lot going for it. Over the driving, compulsively body-moving boardwork of heavyweight production duo Stargate, the 17-year-old, Colombian-born singer recounts how she walked out of a rocky relationship, only to realize just how much she’d been taking for granted and come right back to the man she’d left behind. Jordan’s smooth, likable vocals should leave few unimpressed, and the “Mm mm mm mm” hook seems expressly designed for maximum hummability. Could we have a hit on our hands? I’ll leave it to you, the readers to speculate. If this track succeeds in making you happy, keep it locked to you-know-where for the latest on this rising star’s debut studio album, which has yet to receive either a title or a solid release date from the label brass.

Alexis Jordan Club

Written by
Posted 6 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from Alexis Jordan

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

What Should We Expect From Jay Z’s New TV & Film Deal?

The 46-year-old rapper-turned-businessman is venturing into Hollywood. Read More
Posted 59 minutes ago by Kareem Sheikh

Meek Mill Crushes Funk Flex Freestyle, But It’s Not For The Internet

Meek served up a seven minute reminder that he means business, complete with shots at Drake and The Game. Read More
Posted about 2 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Lyor Cohen: Young Thug is “Another Branch of Rap Music”

In his last interview as the head of 300, Lyor Cohen predicts Young Thug will cause the next big shift in rap. Read More
Posted 3 hours ago by Yoh

T.I. Thinks Big K.R.I.T. Has “Amazing Potential,” Has T.I. Been Paying Attention?

K.R.I.T. needs people to recognize his greatness achieved, not see his potential. Read More
Posted about 4 hours ago by Brent Bradley

The Ab-Soul We’ve Been Waiting For Returns on “Huey Knew”

Ab-Soul's “Huey Knew” will excite fans who have been needing bars from TDE's genius. Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by Yoh

The Weeknd’s “False Alarm” is Definitely Different, For Better or Worse

Abel’s sound takes a few ill-advised left turns on the second single from "Starboy." Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by Brent Bradley
Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.