Queercore musician Bitch is again with a enjoyable and catchy feminist anthem that may be a departure from her authentic different and folky sound throughout her early Bitch and Animal days. The observe, titled “New Year,” is an upbeat dance track that's all about feminine energy, letting go, and forgiveness.
The track was written as an ode to feminine empowerment, all whereas disrupting language that's closely centered on build up males. To assist hammer this concept house, Bitch additionally used an all-female solid within the music video for the track, all of that are united alongside her whereas she exclaims “I’m the lady” within the observe’s refrain.
“New Year’ is about empowerment,” Bitch mentioned. “It’s about claiming who you're, and letting go of patterns that not serve you.”
In addition to being an empowering observe, the track was a cathartic expertise for Bitch. On New Year’s Eve, the singer was writing down all of the issues she wished to let go of earlier than 2019. Eventually, this led to the creation of the track, which allowed her to deal with and relinquish any negativity she was holding onto for therefore lengthy.
“I used to be ripping the pages out and throwing them into the hearth, and that led to the primary stanza: this concept of eager to forgive every thing that’s harmed me,” Bitch mentioned.