After piling up hundreds of millions of streams and earning widespread acclaim, rising R&B singer/songwriter RealestK will unveil his anxiously awaited new mixtape, Real World, on October 20th; pre-save Real World HERE. Alongside the announcement, RealestK shares new single “Better” out now.
RealestK has intermittently teased the project’s arrival on TikTok since the middle of the summer, reeling in over 1 million views on each installment in a series of posts. Comprised of eight instantly captivating anthems, Real World pulls listeners into his embrace kicking off with keyboard driven “Stranger” and newly released track “Better”.
Earlier this year, he unveiled the fan favorite “You & I.” Thus far, it has amassed north of 3.1 million Spotify streams. Complex Canada hailed it among the “Best New Canadian Tracks This Week” and professed, “It’s tender and impassioned, reflecting the honesty in K’s lyrics.” RealestK also graced the cover of Sidedoor Magazine and has features in LA Weekly, UPROXX, Rolling Stone and more.
The teenage heartthrob continues to build out his career with over 675 million worldwide streams and 94 million video views on YT. K’s breakout track “WFM” currently sits at over 304 million streams worldwide and over 22 million video views, earning his first RIAA Gold Certification. RealestK, who was nominated for Breakthrough Artist of the Year at the 2023 Juno Awards, joined NAV on his NEVER:SLEEP 23-city US & Canada Tour directly supporting alongside rapper SoFaygo, which kicked off earlier this week. Fans can follow RealestK on socials for ticket info.