Songwriter Mikaela Strauss’ project, King Princess, delivered a crowd-pleasing performance of the single “Let Us Die”. The Tonight Show Tuesday Blistering Track Comes From Strauss’s Sophomore Album hold on babyWhich one? Rolling stone Praised for his masterful examinations of “weathering the harshness of the world with moments of musical and lyrical beauty”.
On the record, “Let Us Die” features the late Taylor Hawkins on drums, and Strauss recalled his experience working with the Foo Fighters’ drummer in a recent social media post. “Taylor was not only down to play on the song, but he was also the most encouraging and wonderful presence during that session,” she said. wrote on instagram, “I started crying at one point and Mark [Ronson] Couldn’t stop smiling. I’ve never felt so lucky.” (During ‘King Princess’ tonight show The appearance was honored by a subtle tribute to Hawkins’ contribution to the song: the name “Taylor” featured on the kick drum.)
“Let Us Die” was preceded by the album singles “Change the Locks,” “Cursed,” “Too Bad” and “For My Friends.” whereas hold on baby In addition to Hawkins, it boasts a variety of high-profile collaborators, including production and songwriting assistance from Mark Ronson and National’s Aaron Dessner — reported Strauss. Rolling stone In a recent interview that his influence and creative style remains at the forefront of records. “I’m on top of this ship,” she says. “Otherwise it wouldn’t be my music.”