Rod Wave Teases New Album With the Premiere of “Alone”

Official Album Cover for Rod Wave's Beautiful Mind
Official Album Cover of Rod Wave's Beautiful Mind

( ENSPIRE Music ) Beautiful Mind, Rod Wave’s Latest Album, Releases This Friday, August 12

ENSPIRE Contributor: Abigail Elcock

On August 8, Rod Wave surprised fans with a brand new song drop “Alone.” It didn’t take long for the music video to start trending on YouTube. In the official video, Rod Wave uses music to narrate the story of two lovers. The man was so preoccupied with being with the boys that his relationship falls apart. He didn’t realize how great the love he had was until she was gone. 

“Alone” is from Rod Wave’s upcoming album Beautiful Mind. Rod Wave has described Beautiful Mind as his “last sad ass album.” In a recent tweet, he said, “I been recording dis album fa a year, shit was a real Rollacoaster.” Rod Wave has already released the official videos for “By Your Side,” “Cold December,” and “Stone Rolling.” The rest of Beautiful Mind will officially premiere this Friday, August 12.

Rod Wave in his latest music video "Alone"
Rod Wave in his latest music video “Alone”

Rod Wave aka Rodarius Marcell Green is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter signed with Alamo Records. He has been singing since he was in 5th grade. Rod Wave created a name for himself when his 2019 song “Heart on Ice” went viral on YouTube, garnering over 180 million views. Rod Wave is heavily inspired by artists like E-40, Chingy, Boosie Badazz, Kanye West, and Kevin Gates. Beautiful Mind will be his fourth album. 

Rod Wave’s fans and listeners deeply connect with him, his songs, and the messages in them. YouTube user Naz Ismail seemed to sum up the thoughts of Rod Wave’s fans in this comment: “This man does not MISS. Every song has true meaning behind it. He clearly stands out from the crowd. Very gifted and blessed.” Rod Wave’s music is respected by fans and critics alike. Ratings Game Music praises “Alone,” saying Rod Wave “keeps it soulfully real with listeners once again.”

Listen to all of Rod Wave’s new album Beautiful Mind on Friday, August 12. To know the latest about Rod Wave and his upcoming music, visit his official website or follow him on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, and Twitter. You can listen to his music on Amazon Music, Apple Music, SoundCloud, Spotify, and YouTube.

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