David Bisbal’s tune with Carrie Underwood isn’t simply good – it’s golden. The Spanish singer tells HL about teaming up together with her for the bilingual ‘Tears Of Gold’ and why she was ‘precisely what we wanted for this observe.’
“Music undoubtedly transcends limitations. I do know it feels like a cliché,” says entertainer David Bisbal in an EXCLUSIVE interview with HollywoodLife, “however music is a common language.” That is no extra evident than in “Tears of Gold,” a collaboration between the Spanish vocalist and nation music star Carrie Underwood. United for this bilingual bop, “Tears Of Gold” sees Carrie sing in Spanish, and along with David, the 2 ship an electrifying pop dance observe that can convey a tear (of pleasure) to your eye. It’s actually golden, having racked up over 8 million cumulative worldwide streams.
“Carrie has a powerful voice, and I knew immediately that she was precisely what we wanted for this,” says David, who is aware of what he’s speaking about. Since rising from the tv competitors, Operación Triunfo, David has gone on to win 3 Latin Grammy Wards, a trio of Latin Billboard Awards, and work with such acts as Luis Fonsi, Miley Cyrus, and Rihanna. The Almería, Spain native has bought greater than six million information worldwide, together with his 2020 launch, En Tu Planes. The multi-platinum album obtained a deluxe re-issue on the finish of 2020, capping off a yr that noticed him join with new followers and attain new ranges of success.
That momentum will carry David into 2021. As followers wait to see what this famous person does subsequent, David chatted with HollywoodLife about collaborating with Carrie on the observe, which tracks it’s best to take a look at on En Tus Planes, and what he hopes to perform by yr’s finish.
HollywoodLife: You teamed up with Carrie Underwood for “Tears Of Gold.” How did this bilingual collaboration occur?
I used to be in search of the suitable artist to sing with me on this nice observe. I despatched Carrie the tune, and once I heard she needed to collaborate, it was a dream come true. She did a tremendous job, and he or she requested to sing her verses in Spanish. I’m so happy with her.
You beforehand labored with Rihanna, Miley Cyrus, and Luis Fonsi. How does “Tears Of Gold” differ? Did you’re feeling such as you needed to convey a distinct facet of you to match Carrie’s vibe?
Carrie has a robust voice, and I knew immediately that she was precisely what we needed for this observe to convey the vibe we needed. I knew I needed to give my greatest additionally.
We just lately had the first-ever all-Spanish language album prime the Billboard 200 chart. Do you see this proliferation of Spanish/bilingual music because of shifting demographics? Or is there one thing concerning the music that transcends language limitations?
Music undoubtedly transcends limitations. I do know it feels like a cliché, however music is a common language.
You kicked off 2020 with En Tus Planes. You mentioned that the three ‘can’t-miss’ songs on the album had been “En Tus Planes,” “Amor Amé,” and “Sabrás.” Virtually a yr later, do you suppose these three are the “must-listens” of the album? If not, which songs have earned that title and why?
I most likely mentioned it at the moment to share a number of the newer songs. So, immediately I’ll inform you to hearken to Carrie’s superb efficiency on “Tears of Gold.” En Tus Planes is a very particular album that features nice collaborations, and I used to be fortunate to sing with so many distinctive artists in numerous genres.
It’s exhausting to say how 2021 goes to appear like. However, what do you need to accomplish by the top of subsequent yr?
I imagine all of us need the identical… that this pandemic ends…. However I’ll proceed making music and have hope that we are able to all get pleasure from reside live shows collectively quickly.
“Tears Of Gold” is out now.
If all goes properly, David will probably be on the highway come this fall for the rescheduled En Tus Planes tour. Tickets bought for the preliminary 2020 tour will probably be legitimate for the brand new dates. The brand new confirmed dates are additionally obtainable now at ticketmaster.com, eventbrite.com, and ticketera.com.