Osaka, Japan-born singer and producer Joji this week shares his debut album, BALLADS 1, via 88rising. The LP consists of a series of ballads dedicated to the theme of change, specifically leaving toxic environments, struggling with temptations, and refusing to change. According to the official press release, the album is told from multiple perspectives, based on people in Joji’s life and others he’s imagined.
Featuring 12 tracks, with assistance from Clams Casino, Shlohmo, and Trippie Redd, among others, you can stream the predominantly Joji-produced BALLADS 1 now below.
Also, visit the BALLADS 1 digital store to purchase vinyl and merchandise.
For more new music, be sure to check out Ty Dolla $ign and Jeremih’s joint album, ‘MihTy.’