Willow (album)

Willow (stylized in all caps) is the eponymous and third studio album by American singer Willow. It was released on July 19, 2019, through MSFTSMusic and Roc Nation. The album includes a feature from her brother Jaden, and is the follow up to her last project The 1st (2017). It was written and produced entirely by Willow.

Willow
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Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 19, 2019 (2019-07-19)
Length22:34
Label
Producer
Willow chronology
The 1st
(2017)
Willow
(2019)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
NME3/5 stars[1]

BackgroundEdit

The album and its promotional tour were announced on Smith's social media on June 24, with tour dates being released four days later. The tracks are interpolated and have themes such as female empowerment, relationship and being born in the wrong generation.[2]

Track listingEdit

Credits adapted from Tidal.[3]

All tracks are written by Willow Smith, except where noted. All tracks are produced by Willow, except where noted.

No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
1."Like a Bird"SmithSmith2:49
2."Female Energy, Part 2"  2:54
3."Time Machine"  2:24
4."PrettyGirlz" Smith2:49
5."Samo Is Now"SmithSmith2:07
6."Then (Interlude)" Smith0:58
7."U Know" (featuring Jaden)
  • Smith
  • Jaden Smith
 3:06
8."Overthinking It"  5:28
Total length:22:34

Notes

  • "Then (Interlude)" is stylized "then (interlude)".
  • "U Know" is stylized "U KNOW".
  • "Overthinking It" is stylized "Overthinking IT".

PersonnelEdit

  • Willow – vocals, production
  • Jabs – vocals, production
  • Mel "Chaos" Lewis – production
  • James Chul Rim – production, recording, mixing
  • Calvin Bailiff – engineering
  • Phil Scott – engineering
  • Zach Brown – production, recording, mixing
  • Oren Pine – drums

ChartsEdit

Chart (2019) Peak
position
US Heatseekers Albums (Billboard)[4] 22

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Levine, Nick (July 22, 2019). "Willow Smith – Willow review". NME. Retrieved July 24, 2019.
  2. ^ D'Souza, Shaad. "Listen to Willow Smith's new album WILLOW". The Fader. Retrieved July 18, 2019.
  3. ^ "Willow - WILLOW". Retrieved July 18, 2019.
  4. ^ "Willow - Chart history (Heatseeker Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved July 18, 2019.