(June 22, 2020 – New York, New York) – Rising Star Tate McRae releases her brand new single “vicious” ft. Lil Mosey via RCA Records (listen & watch here). The pop driven track was produced by Grammy Award winning producer Mark Nilan. Tate says of the track, “Super stoked to be dropping vicious featuring Lil Mosey. I’ve always been a fan of his work, so it’s super dope to have a rapper like him jump on this record. Soooo excited for everyone to hear what we’ve been working on!!”
The lyric video was directed by Katia Temkin and Shannon Beveridge and shot by Tate herself. The video features both live footage of Tate in her bedroom as well as animation that transforms Tate into her alter ego and alternative universe.
“vicious” will be featured on Tate’s upcoming EP due out later this year. The EP will also feature Tate’s recent track, “you broke me first” which has nearly 30 million streams worldwide and over 4 million views on YouTube.
In February, Tate was announced as one of YouTube Music’s Artist on the Rise, YouTube’s emerging artist program that champions breaking talent and rising stars. She is also currently featured on SAYGRACE’s “Boys Ain’t Shit” with Audrey Mika.
Tate released her debut EP all the things i never said, in January and features her standout tracks “stupid” “tear myself apart,” “all my friends are fake,” and “that way.” The EP has streamed over 200 million times and the various tracks released top notch play listing across all the digital service providers.
Tate continues to see praise from a variety of publications with Fader saying, “Tate McRae looks poised for a breakout year, backed by a promising debut EP.” While TheInterns.net claiming she is, “going to be one of the hottest names in music,” Idolator voting her one of 40 artists to watch in 2020 and E! included her as one of 15 newcomers you need to know. She has also been featured in Elite Daily, LADYGUNN, i-D, Wonderland, NME, Ones To Watch, The Sunday Times Culture, 1883, tmrw magazine, Billboard, & more.
Her completely SOLD OUT all the things I never said pt. 1 tour made stops in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto, London, Berlin and Amsterdam. Stay tuned for more information on Tate’s rescheduled tour dates for her all the things i never said pt. 2 tour at www.tatemcrae.com.
About Tate McRae
Tate launched her YouTube channel and her “Create with Tate” music series where she has been consistently releasing original music (check out some here). In just over a year, she has over 2.2 million subscribers and over 210 million video views on YouTube and has over 350 million combined on demand streams to date.
Tate McRae hails from Calgary, Canada after living in Oman until she was 6 years old. She made a name for herself as a competitive dancer placing second runner up on Season 13 of the FOX series So You Think You Can Dance, achieved the “The Best Dancer” honor three times at the prestigious Dance Awards, and hit the stage for performances on Ellen, The Teen Choice Awards, and beyond. Not to mention, she lent her voice to NETFLIX’s animated Lalaloopsy in the role of Spot Splatter Splash.