The Puerto Rican artist Kris Floyd, one of the main rising figures of the urban genre, premiered this Tuesday together with Arcángel the new single and music video for “Xkittlez”, which will be part of his first production, “La Último Vez Que Me Viste “, which will be released next Friday.
” For me it was a real pride to work with Arcángel, to witness his professionalism. He is one of the biggest influences, not only for me , but for my generation, “said Kris Floyd in a press release.
As the young artist admitted, when Arcángel started his musical career, he was a figure that” many kids “wanted to” imitate “.
” I put very hard into his work. And to reach this level in my career, to work with him, is to reaffirm that I am on the right path, “said Kris Floyd.
The album “The Last Time You Saw Me” contains nine songs that reflect the musical maturity that has shaped the artistic career of Kris Floyd over the years, as detailed in the press release.
The release of this album It will be released under the label NEON 16 / Interscope Records.
“This album means the closing of one stage and the beginning of another. It is my first project and I want people to know a little more about how I think on a more inner level. The opportunity to continue contributing art, and to continue expressing myself through music, is very valuable to me “, he highlighted.
The music video for” Xkittlez “was directed by Tomas Stockton and was filmed in Miami (Florida, USA), and shows the dynamics in a radio station where Arcángel is an announcer.
The album, which Kris Floyd narrates as “very personal and very intimate” with the peculiarity that characterizes him experiences both in the love plane, as in other aspects of his personal and professional life.
For Kris Floyd, the homonymous song of the album evokes nostalgia for the professional path traveled , which includes achievements such as composing for greats such as J Balvin, Selena Gómez, Yandel, Thalía, among others, and their commitment to maintaining the simplicity of their origins.
“It is referring to that there are those who They know that I have worked with all those people, and perhaps they think that one is going to change because of that. But rather it is explaining that I am still the same, how I strive every day to continue growing professionally, but without leaving my true essence, my simplicity, “he explained.
Kris Floyd collaborated in “Malos Hábitos”, song that is part of the album “The Kids That Grew Up On Reggaeton-Neon Tapes”, by the award-winning producer Tainy.
Kris Floyd is part of the prestigious NEON roster 16, a talent incubator led by Lex Borrero and Tainy.
Recently, he released his singles “Complicado”, “Codes”, “CERO”, “7 / 24 “,” Always Late “,” Be Her “, and” Be Free. He also collaborated with Tainy and DaniLeigh on the single “Lack”, and as a composer on the song “Tu Veneno” by J Balvin.