Categories: Music R&B Music

Jesse McCartney – The Other Guy

Jesse McCartney reveals the new single “The Other Guy,” a ballad from his upcoming album, Technicolor, slated to arrive July 22nd. On the track, the 27-year-old R&B/Pop singer is caught up in a love triangle, but in his case, he’s the benefactor of a cheating girlfriend.

“Girl, I’m sitting here wondering what it is that we’ve done/ Baby, who am I? / To be the other guy/ ‘Cause I’ve seen tables turned/ A world of hurt/ I never want to feel twice/ I know what’s it like from the other side,” croons McCartney.

McCartney’s upcoming album, Technicolor, is inspired by 70s and 80s pop-funk and R&B, music he grew up listening to.

“This album sort of has a retro flare, and you can hear that throughout the record,” he recently told Los Angeles’ KISS FM. “It has a lot of that late ’70s, early ’80s pop-funk influence, so Prince, Michael Jackson, Earth Wind & Fire, they all made an impact on me at a very young age growing up listening to music. So I wanted to make an album that was sort of a reflection of what I grew up listening to.”

Published by
Gary Gentles

Recent Posts

Video: Kehlani – RPG Feat. 6LACK

Kehlani continues her indulging collaborations, this time around she teams with Atlanta crooner 6LACK for the "RPG" music video. According…

21 hours ago

Music: Chris Brown – Wobble Up Feat. Nicki Minaj & G-Eazy

After releasing "Back to Love" last week, Chris Brown changes pace by dropping the raunchy new single, "Wobble," featuring Nicki…

22 hours ago

The Weeknd, SZA, Chloe X Halle, More Tapped For ‘Game of Thrones’ Soundtrack

Inspired by the HBO series “Game of Thrones,” Columbia Records and HBO have come together to produce an official soundtrack…

3 days ago

DarkChild Gospel’s “Victory” Ft. Last Call and Fred Jerkins III Earns #1 Spot

DarkChild Gospel’s "Victory" by Fred "Uncle Freddie" Jerkins III featuring Last Call reached #1 on Billboard gospel National airplay chart,…

3 days ago

Monica Drops Music Video For New Single ‘Commitment’

R&B veteran Monica Brown supports her latest single, "Commitment," by releasing an accompanying music video. In the clip, directed by…

3 days ago

Mary J. Blige and Nas Join Forces For Co-Headlining North American Tour

Legendary artists Mary J. Blige and Nas will hit the road together for the first time this summer for a…

3 days ago