serpentwithfeet releases a new single, “fellowship” from his upcoming album “deacon” out in march.

January 27, 2021

This week serpentwithfeet announced his upcoming album, “DEACON” scheduled for the release date of March 26. Along with the announcement he dropped the lead single, “Fellowship” which is co-written and co-produced by Sampha & Lil Silva. Throughout Fellowship, serpent’s compelling voice glides over percussive beats and lithe instrumentation while Sampha and Lil Silva’s vocals join in for a lush chorus. serperntwithfeet goes on to say “I dedicate ‘Fellowship’ to anyone who has had a good friend or been a good friend.”

The video for “Fellowship” is directed by Kordae Jatafa Henry and depicts a liberated display of affection by serpent and his companion, leaving the viewer yearning for a warm embrace of a lover.

His upcoming album, ​DEACON​, is “a study rather than a story,” delving into Black, gay love and the tenderness present in the best companionships, romantic or otherwise. Scheduled for a March 26 release, DEACON will have only three features from Sampha & Lil Silva who worked on the lead single, as well as Nao on “Heart Storm”.

You can pre-order Deacon here.