Final April, Rosalía was ready for Billie Eilish to ship her vocal contributions for his or her much-teased collaboration. “I really feel just like the manufacturing, the sound design, is sort of carried out,” she told Selection on the time, “so I simply want that Billie perhaps sends the vocals they usually ship me the concepts that they wish to add as a result of we’re there.”
It would’ve taken some time to finalize, however the vocals had been despatched. The concepts had been added. And now, the completed product is out, full with a gauzy, skeletal video that matches the temper of the track itself. That track is known as “Lo Vas a Olvidar” and it options each Rosalía and Eilish singing in Spanish.
That includes trademark sparse manufacturing from Eilish’s brother/collaborator Finneas, “Lo Vas a Olvidar” finds each featured artists of their respective zones — a dreamlike aircraft the place slight shifts in temper and ambiance are guided by highly effective vocal moments from every.
The tune was first talked about by Rosalía someday in 2019, and later that 12 months, she told Billboard that her and Eilish had met in Los Angeles and labored collectively whereas sitting at a piano. “After I launched ‘Malamente,’ Billie was one of many first big artists who shared the video. She has been there from the onset,” Rosalía mentioned. “Then, after I was working with Frank Dukes in Los Angeles, Billie and I had a session collectively, completely unbiased from her different tasks. We wrote along with her on the piano. We created a terrific thought for a track and had a good time.”
A part of that synergy is Eilish singing in Spanish. “After we had been writing the track, I bear in mind her saying one thing about, ‘It needs to be in English,’ and I used to be like, no, no no, it needs to be in Spanish,” Eilish told Zane Lowe at present (January 21) after the track dropped. “It is so lovely.”
“Lo Vas a Olvidar” might be featured on the soundtrack to HBO’s hit sequence Euphoria, which returns for its second season later this 12 months. Test it out above.