Dec 31, 2017 - While the actual EP won't hit stores until next Tuesday, December 3, Sevyn Streeter is giving fans the opportunity to hear her debut project in.
Has been in the music industry since the early 2000s. She was a member of (driven by ), and was then part of (a venture), neither of which released an album prior to disbandment. Within a few years of the latter's breakup, she established a songwriting career with work for the likes of,, and. Working beside, she co-wrote 's Hot 100 Top 20 hit 'Yeah 3x,' as well as 'Slower,' one of 's best deep cuts.
In 2012, released her debut solo single, while this -- her first EP -- capped a 2013 in which she placed songs on albums by,,, and. Brief at only seven tracks, doesn't stray from the slick and frequently danceable pop-R&B she's been writing for years. It's co-executive produced with, who's also featured on the co-production 'It Won't Stop,' one of the EP's handful of effective slow jams. 'Sex on the Ceiling' is one of the year's boldest ballads, while 'Shattered' slips and slides more seductively despite its sorrow. The assertive and robust 'Come on Over,' the uptempo highlight, puts her closer to / territory. A fine first step, this is almost as impressive as her list of songwriting credits.
Contents • • • • • • • • Background and development [ ] Following the release of Chris Brown's (2012), Se7en has been featured on the album as Sevyn (removing the number '7', and adding a 'v' and 'y' instead). Se7en changed her stage name to Sevyn Streeter. High tide download. On October 30, 2012, she released her debut single 'I Like It', and premiered the for the song on 's on January 4, 2013 in,, and on May 22, 2013, she released her second single 'It Won't Stop'.
On June 24, 2013, Streeter released an acoustic performance video for 'It Won't Stop'. On August 28, 2013, Streeter released the remix to 'It Won't Stop' featuring. The music video for the remix premiered on BET's 106 & Park on October 10, 2013 and was directed by Chris Brown himself and he also appears in the video along with NBA player as Sevyn's love interest.
Sevyn's debut EP entitled Call Me Crazy, But., was released on December 3, 2013. The EP debuted on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart at No. 5 with 17,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Promotion [ ] Music video's for 'Sex on the Ceiling' and 'B.A.N.S.' Was released on May 20, 2014 and June 25, 2014. Singles [ ] ' was released as the first single on May 22, 2013.
On September 10, 2013, a remix version featuring was released and the music video released on October 10, 2013. The song charted at number thirty on the Billboard and achieved gold status from.
A remix version of 'nEXt' featuring was released as the second single on March 25, 2014. The music video premiered on BET's 106 & Park and Streeter's YouTube channel on March 26, 2014, directed by Derek Blanks. A second remix version of the single featuring was released May 19, 2014, with the music video released on May 20, 2014 also directed by Derek Blanks.
Track listing [ ] No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length 1. 'Come on Over' Amber Streeter, J.J. Doe Smith, Dernst 'D'mile' Emile II Dernst 'D'mile' Emile II 3:24 2. ' (featuring ) Amber Streeter, J. Brown Picard Brothers, Diplo, Free School 4:41 3.
'Sex On the Ceiling' Amber Streeter Da Internz 4:22 4. 'Call Me Crazy' Amber Streeter, Taylor Parks, Taylor Parks* 3:40 5. Amber Streeter Da Internz 4:16 6. 'Shattered' Amber Streeter, Cameron Wallace Cameron Wallace 3:35 7. 'nEXt' Amber Streeter, J.J. Doe Smith, Dernst 'D'mile' Emile II Dernst 'D'mile' Emile II 4:11 Total length: 28:08 • Indicates a co-producer Credits and personnel [ ] Credits for Call Me Crazy, But. Adapted from Allmusic.