NEW SINGLE “BARELY HOLDIN’ ON” OUT THIS FRIDAY
Polo G has announced his highly anticipated new album HOOD POET to be released September 15th via Columbia Records. The multi-platinum Chicago native revealed the news with a 24-hour live stream painting of the HOOD POET mural leading into the premiere of the cinematic album announcement trailer. Polo worked alongside producer Southside on HOOD POET for what is Polo’s most personal project yet. With the acronym: He Overcame Obstacles During Pain Or Emotional Trauma, the album reflects everything Polo has been through grappling with the effects of mental health and trauma while doing everything he can to break the cycle and work through the complexities of healing.
Polo began teasing the album at Rolling Loud Miami handing out t-shirts with lyrics along with HOOD POET lyric posters popping up in major cities directing fans to www.thehoodpoet.com.
“Barely Holdin’ On,” the lead single from HOOD POET will be released this Friday August 18th. Polo once again teams up with RAPSTAR music video director Arrad for the riveting music video which premieres on Friday in line with the song release.
HOOD POET is out September 15 and is available for pre-order NOW.