London-based newcomer Issey Cross unveils stunning new single “Boys Make Promises”— taken from her upcoming debut EP Mirrors Don’t Lie set for release this March.
In January, Issey Cross burst onto the scene with one of the best debuts we’ve heard in recent years. Everything about her excellent debut “Who” was captivating— the lyrics, the music, the visually striking video and her edgy look— fierce. She’s not stopping for no one as she makes her return with the stunning second single “Boys Make Promises”, which arrives with a stellar music video directed by Frederick Paginton. This time around she displays vulnerability with honest lyricism and delivers a powerful and passionate vocal performance over a lush alt-pop production. Cross has already garnered support from the likes of BBC Radio 1, DAZED, Wonderland, Notion, The Line of Best Fit and is gearing up to drop her debut EP Mirrors Don’t Lie. We’re watching the rise of a generational talent, one with global appeal. Add this gem to your playlists.
“I told you at the start it didn’t have to end this way..” — Issey Cross.
Stream “Boys Make Promises” below: