On May 10th, Danish singer-songwriter, MØ teased on social media that she was set to release her new single, Final Song. Well she finally dropped the gorgeous slice of tropical-pop whilst also announcing a European and North American tour for October through to December. The track follows on from MØ’s massive 2015, with her huge single Kamikaze and collaboration with Major Lazer’s Lean On which came third in Triple J’s Hottest 100 for 2015. This time she has teamed up with London producer, MNEK and Scandinavian singer, songwriter and producer, Noonie Bao.
MØ shared that she co-wrote Final Song in Los Angeles earlier this year with MNEK and Noonie Bao. The track opens with a minimalistic beat paired with MØ’s yearning vocals with lyrics about resiliency and staying strong. MØ shared that Final Song was written about connecting with your inner strength, saying, “When you’re united with your inner glow you can beat the fears and fly towards your dreams,” which is reflected in the uplifting lyrics. The track picks up with the chorus filled with bright synths, tropical beats and glitchy textures. The athematic track is a declaration to stay strong over the top of tight tropical-pop production with gorgeous, harmonic vocals.
Final Song is the second single off MØ’s upcoming second studio album due to be released sometime later this year.