Today, Future Funk icon and internet sensation Yung Bae, whose track “Bad Boy” went viral on TikTok last year with over 2 billion impressions across 1 million videos, has released this Summer’s Olympics-themed feel-good anthem, “Silver & Gold.” The single features Australian singer-songwriter Sam Fischer, who’s coming off of a moving TV performance of “What Other People Say” on The Ellen Show with Demi Lovato, and R&B artist Pink Sweat$, who recently released his debut album Pink Planet, and performed its standout single “At My Worst” with Kehlani on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. “Silver & Gold” is available now on all digital streaming services and the lyric video is available on YouTube, found HERE!
Following critically-acclaimed singles “Woman On The Moon (feat. UPSAHL)” and “Wonder (feat. Channel Tres),” producer Yung Bae dishes out another dose of grooviness alongside the powerful vocals Sam Fischer and Pink Sweat$. Popularly known for his viral hit “This City,” Sam Fischer has written for and worked with renowned artists such as Demi Lovato, Jessie J, Ciara, and MAX. Additionally, he has toured with Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Lewis Capaldi. His breakthrough song “This City” currently has more than one billion views on TikTok and over 250 million streams across platforms.
“‘Silver and Gold’ is truly a labor of love between creative friends and family. It feels like it’s travelled through different times, pens and cities to end up as the glorious moment it is now,” Fischer says about the song. “I’ve been a fan of Yung Bae and Pink Sweat$ for a while so I’m stoked to be able to come together on a song about celebrating & going hard at life. To add to that, getting the chance to have a purely joyful song out in the world for me is a relief from my brand of heart-wrench pop!”
Philadelphia-raised singer-songwriter Pink Sweat$ has been praised for his soulful vocals and versatility. He has written for rapper Tierra Whack, collaborated with acclaimed singer and dancer Kehlani, and worked with international artists such as South Korean R&B artist Crush. His hit song “Honesty” has over 200 million streams on Spotify, reaching number 10 on their US Viral Chart. His debut album Pink Planet released this February was hailed by The New York Times, Complex, MTV, REVOLT, and more.
“Silver & Gold” is a playful and uplifting track with an energetic beat highlighted by jovial horns and claps. The addictive and anthemic chorus inspires people to unite and reach for their goals. It’s a motivational and highly danceable tune likely to stimulate an outburst of dancing in the streets or a festival frolic. Sam Fischer and Pink Sweat$ take turns singing about positivity, appreciating life and working hard for your dreams.
Along with releasing new music, Yung Bae also recently launched his weekly live radio show on Apple Music, Groove Continental Radio. Listen live for free every Saturday at 7:00 p.m. PST or on-demand anytime on Apple Music Hits. His show celebrates the history of Funk and Disco through personal inspirations, top-hits, undiscovered gems and a few from his own release catalog. The first few episodes feature special guests, UPSAHL, bbno$ and Marc E. Bassy.
Yung Bae will be performing live at The Novo in Los Angeles on November 20 and 21 and at House of Blues in Chicago on November 27, all to sold out audiences. He also recently announced a performance at Brooklyn Steel in Brooklyn on November 12. Tickets on sale at www.yungbae.com.