KingdomTaurusNews.com – World class dancer and multitalented artist RIKIMARU has released the song ‘TALKIN’BOUT’ as the first single from his upcoming first full-length album, ‘CLOWN OR CROWN’.
This album is ready to reveal RIKIMARU’s new image, and show the world his dynamic and free-spirited charm.
Through the songs on this album, the overarching concepts of “ears : hear” and “eyes : see” paint a story, with RIKIMARU’s dramatic and daring performance that will impact your hearing and sight time and time again.
Fans can experience the unique concept of the album ‘CLOWN OR CROWN’ through the initial single ‘TALKIN’BOUT’, out now. Through a total of 12 songs, the album explores a melancholic and absurd view of the conflict between “king” and “Clown” (clown), with the lyrics of some songs including sharp views of society as well as satirical remarks.
‘TALKIN’BOUT’ was created during a songwriting session with production team Tha Aristocratz and Tiyon “TC” Mack, who have produced many global hits, and then refined again and again during the production and recording process. Vocals express a wide range of emotions, layered by synth and heavy bass that vibrate to the bone, and drumming that packs a punch.
RIKIMARU participated in the entire production process of his first solo album, from the initial pre-production stage to the completion of the project, demonstrating his great commitment to creating this special work. The album includes songwriters, arrangers, lyricists and dancers from China, Japan, South Korea and the United States – all hand-picked by RIKIMARU thereby expanding his musical boundaries.
For ‘TALKIN’BOUT’, RIKIMARU even visited South Korea, where he shot a music video together with a creative team and local dancers, creating a unique dancing experience. With an intense dance routine against the backdrop of a video wall filled with crimson waves, the video draws viewers deep into the atmospheric world of RIKIMARU’s upcoming album.
‘TALKIN’BOUT’ music video:
A concept teaser video for the album has also been released and it immediately started to catch the attention of curious fans. Indeed, the story of RIKIMARU’s first full-length album ‘CLOWN OR CROWN’ really begins with this concept teaser video, which reveals a new side of RIKIMARU and uses music and visuals to convey his reimagined appeal.
As he further refines his expressive powers as a choreographer and artist, RIKIMARU has taken steps to become a global star. There is no doubt that this unique talent will attract support from music fans around the world.