Ariana Grande Songwriter Tayla Parx Confirms AG6 Is ‘Another Evolution’: ‘It Truly Is Incredible’

by Jeremy Spirogis
composite image of Ariana Grande and Tayla Parx

For the previous few months, followers of singer Ariana Grande have been trying to find clues about her subsequent album, nicknamed AG6. Though the artist shared images from her studio and snippets of previous recordings, there was little or no to go off — that’s, till now. Here’s what Grande’s frequent collaborator, musician Tayla Parx, stated concerning the upcoming album.

Ariana Grande teased new music in September 2020

As an artist, Grande has been recognized to share bits of data along with her followers, even when she’s not actively selling a mission. Famously all the time within the studio, as she as soon as tweeted, the singer instructed Arianators she didn’t have new album plans going into 2020, although she didn’t affirm something formally.

After releasing duets with Justin Bieber (non-album single “Stuck with U”) and Lady Gaga (“Rain On Me,” off the artist’s file Chromatica), Grande stored quiet about her forthcoming music. Then, on Sept. 14, after weeks of rumors, she shared the above snippet on her social media accounts, merely writing, “brb.”

She labored with Tayla Parx on her album ‘Thank U, Next’

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Grande’s music is a collaborative effort, one thing she ceaselessly emphasizes when giving interviews and even simply chatting on social media along with her followers. Parx is amongst these she has labored with a number of occasions in recent times, together with producer Tommy Brown, songwriter and artist Victoria Monet, and some others.

Parx labored with Grande on her fifth studio album, Thank U, Next. She’s credited a author on seven out of the 12 tracks, together with the singles, “Thank U, Next” and “7 Rings,” each of which debuted at No. 1 of the Billboard Hot 100. The No. 1 album is at the moment up for an award on the Billboard Music Awards.

Parx stated Grande’s sixth album is coming

Now, Parx reveals {that a} new album from Grande is pending. “The ‘Thank U, Next’ crew did get back together over quarantine,” she instructed Insider. “We just kind of let it happen naturally, [the] same way as the last album.” Parx added, “I think she has to tell you more about [the album] herself, but I can tell you she’s made, yet again, another evolution.”

“We’re just going to get to know her even more this time around, which I’m really excited for the world to see,” Parx continued. “I’m excited for her to tell you guys just more about where her head was at with this project, because it truly is incredible, honestly, and I can’t wait for the world to hear it.”

How did Parx and Grande meet?

composite image of Ariana Grande and Tayla Parx
L: Ariana Grande | Jim Spellman/WireImage, R: Tayla Parx | Steve Granitz/WireImage

Grande and Parx didn’t meet for the primary time after they labored on Thank U, Next. Parx appeared in an episode of Victorious, the sitcom that made Grande well-known, and so they later reconnected on music. And each have a connection to the musical Hairspray: Parx acted within the 2007 film, whereas Grande starred in a 2016 stay TV particular.

“I think that me and Ariana have been able to build a level of trust throughout the years — going from Nickelodeon to transitioning into music, to now living in it and being a part of this industry in a completely different way than we both entered it,” she instructed Insider. “It’s nice to be able to take a step back, then come back and pick up right where we left off, which we’ve always been able to do.”

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