“Reggaeton and Latin trap usually flaunt shallow, tinny mixes. Kali Uchis finds a richer, more spacious hybrid in ‘Solita’…” — The New York Times
“The Tainy-produced single leans more heavily into urbano than she has previously without abandoning her usual languid and lush R&B.” — NPR
“Embellished with croons and synth echoes, the song continues to show off her omnivorous approach to genre.”— Pitchfork
Los Angeles, CA (December 18, 2019) – Grammy- and Latin Grammy-nominated artist Kali Uchis unveils music video for new track “Solita” today. The video was shot in Los Angeles and is directed by Amber Grace Johnson (Rihanna/Savage, Jorja Smith).
“Solita” is Uchis’ first bilingual single and was produced by Tainy, Sevn Thomas and Jahaan Sweet. This release marks the first new music from Uchis since the 2018 release of her massively acclaimed debut album Isolation on Interscope Records.
In the months since, Uchis has toured the world over, with much-lauded sets headlining Tropicalia and at Coachella, Governors Ball, Bonnaroo, Austin City Limits, Lollapalooza and many more.
Raised between Virginia and her parents’ native Colombia, Kali Uchis rose to prominence with her project Por Vida in 2015. Uchis’ debut album, Isolation, received widespread critical acclaim and was named to Best of 2018 lists by Rolling Stone, Pitchfork, NPR, Vulture and many more. Uchis has collaborated and shared stages with Gorillaz, Jorja Smith, Juanes, Diplo, Major Lazer, Tyler, The Creator, Daniel Caesar, Bootsy Collins, Snoop Dogg, Kaytranada, Leon Bridges and more.