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Stream Empress Of Me

Until this week, we had only heard a handful of songs from Empress Of’s debut album, Me, but by yesterday we were absolutely swimming in new tracks: “Standard,” “How Do You Do It,” that Katy Perry cover,” “Kitty Kat,” “Water Water.” And now, as is the new custom, the full record is streaming a week […]

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Empress Of – “Standard”

Empress Of has been pretty quiet in the run-up to the release of her debut album. Me comes out next week, though, and the promotional push has officially kicked into high gear. After radio silence since the release of “Kitty Kat” back in July that accompanied the official album announcement, this week we’ve seen the […]


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Empress Of – “Kitty Kat”

Judging by the maturity of her craft, you wouldn’t think the solo project of Lorely Rodriguez had yet to release a full-length album as Empress Of. On tracks like “Water Water” and “Realize You,” Rodriguez sounds perfectly polished and layered in her electro-infused power ballads, music that marks her as a peer of FKA twigs. […]

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Empress Of – “Water Water”

After looking back in the archives, I was surprised to find out that we first posted about Empress Of almost two-and-a-half-years ago. She still feels like a newcomer at this point, an artist constantly on the verge of needing one decent hit to break through. The slow-but-steady pace she’s chosen has suited Lorely Rodriguez’s pop […]