Bibi Bourelly Talks The Language of Music and Her Biggest Fears with Vibe
Interview: Bibi Bourelly Talks The Language Of Music And Her Biggest Fears
There’s no other way to put it. Bibi Bourelly’s Feel the Real Pt. 1 and Feel the Real Pt. #2projects play like intimate conversations with her closest friends. The multi-talented threat is just getting warmed up, though, her actual greatness has yet to be fully understood by music critics
Haling from Berlin, the 22-year-old Def Jam signee isn’t afraid to throw the F-word at her fraud ex-boyfriend, warm up to a handsome guy that she’s crushing on, or think out loud about not succumbing to the deceptiveness of fraudulence on her songs. From her music, listeners oft get the idea that Bourelly’s tunes were created while she was lounging on her couch with no makeup on, sweatpants, an oversized t-shirt and her hair tied in a bun.
The D.C. raised songwriter will be the first to admit that she’s far from perfect, too. She smokes weed (who doesn’t? Me.). She tosses around explicit words reminiscent of a Richard Pryor stand-up. And she drastically missed the summa cum laude mark as a high school student. But none of the former can speak for the knowledge of life that Bourelly picked up along her eye-opening journey.
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