Breakout pop sensation Nessa Barrett teams up with acclaimed producer Whethan for the intoxicating new single “sick of myself.” Listen HERE.. Whethan’s infectious beats are perfectly paired with Barrett’s sultry lilt to create a club-ready banger for the ages. “sick of myself” is accompanied by a cinematic video.
“The medication didn’t work — broke up with him, it didn’t hurt,” she sings over Whethan’s bone-rattling synths. “I still feel like a pyro, someone pass me a lighter.” The beat kicks in for the instantly catchy and endlessly relatable chorus: “Sick of myself, sick of my clothes / sick of these boys and their obvious jokes.” The end result is a pulsing electro-thumper that is destined to ignite on dancefloors far and wide.
“’sick of myself’ is the perfect collaboration between Nessa and I’s sound and I’m excited to play this one out at upcoming shows,” says Whethan.
“So excited to be releasing this collab with Whethan,” says Nessa. “He’s such a talented, cool artist. I hope everyone loves this song as much as we do.”
“sick of myself” is Barrett’s first release since dropping her highly anticipated new EP hell is teenage girl in July. The project delivers the kind of addictive, irreverent pop gems she has become known for. Nessa Barrett is currently gearing up for her Fall North American headline tour, where “sick of myself” is sure to be a stand-out of her stellar set.
After being named as one of Billboard’s “21 Under 21” twice — as well as being featured on Ones to Watch’s list of “25 Artists to Watch in 2022,” Uproxx’s “Next Hitmakers List,” and People Magazine’s “Emerging Artist List” — Nessa Barrett has gone on to accumulate more than 1.5 billion global streams to date.