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Press Play: Tama Gucci Releases New Single "Didn't Have To"

If you still don't know who Tama Gucci is, you're missing out. He's fly, fresh, and undeniably talented. The NYC-based artist, hailed as PAPER Magazine’s “Coolest Person In The Room” in June, unveils his introspective and heartfelt new single, "Didn’t Have To." This track offers a glimpse into his much-anticipated debut album, Notes To Self. With warm and personal tones, Tama Gucci's soft vocals seamlessly blend with ethereal synths, creating an immersive listening experience.

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Reflecting on the song, Tama Gucci shares, "I love this song so much. It’s taken from the deepest pages of my notebook and put into a song – about a past lover who I still think is cool but also manipulative. I came out on the greener side by being able to turn pain and confusion into a beautiful song." This candid expression of vulnerability and transformation is sure to resonate with listeners, marking "Didn’t Have To" as a standout release in Tama Gucci's burgeoning career.

Listen to "Didn't Have To" below.


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