Tyler The Creator simply desires to put in writing pop songs now. A minimum of, that’s what he advised the gang on the particular Apple Music efficiency of his new album, Igor. The not-so-secret present occurred final night time in LA (technically, Van Nuys) and was live-streamed to the web through Apple as Tyler carried out and talked about songs from Igor.
Within the monologue previous an brisk efficiency of the album single “Earfquake,” Tyler revealed that he initially wrote the music for Justin Bieber. When Bieber turned it down, he reached out to “Rihanna’s people,” however by no means heard again. So, he left his reference vocals intact and reworked it right into a music for his personal album — which turned out to be a fantastic thought, as “Earfquake” is presently the most-streamed music from the album.
“I made [“EARFQUAKE”] like Could of 2017 and I wrote it for Bieber. He didn’t take it, so I hit Rihanna individuals up. I used to be like ‘Hey, I have this song, I would love for her to sing the hook, I think it will be big.’ I simply wanna write pop songs, truthfully. I didn’t hear again from them, so I left my [reference] vocals in.”
Tyler additionally addressed the inspiration behind different songs from album, together with “A Boy Is A Gun,” “New Magic Wand,” and “Puppet.”