Lykke Li is linking up with Lil Baby and SNOWSA for the official remix of “sex money feelings die,” a standout selection from her 2018 studio album so sad so sexy. Notably, this rap-tinged rework is being released to support and promote Lykke Li’s upcoming EP still sad still sexy. Besides this Lil Baby-assisted record, Lykke Li’s next EP will also feature solo cuts like “Baby Doves” and “Neon.”
“It’s like making a painting, and you keep painting it over a million times. Every single person who put a stroke on it should get credited,” Lykke Li previously explained to Billboard when questioned about collaborative efforts like today’s Lil Baby-assisted rework. “It’s really interesting to build a collage from all these pieces and experiences and meetings you had.”
“I don’t plan anything. It’s like ‘what do I want to do? What is difficult for me?’” Lykke Li added in a separate interview with NME, expounding upon her approach to collaborations. “I was inspired by the people around me. I was like, ‘Woah, they’re f*cking good at writing songs. I want to write a song like that.’ I was feeling inspired to make a song better – to think about the structure and the melody a little more … I need for them to bring something that I couldn’t have done myself and push me into a place that I haven’t been able to do myself – like a real band. To understand what I’ve been trying to do and take me there. Like a real band … It’s about risk-taking and being exponential.”
You can check out Lykke Li and Lil Baby’s new, official remix of “sex money feelings die” above. Lykke Li’s still sad still sexy EP is scheduled to see release this summer via RCA.
For more, revisit Mark Ronson and Lykke Li’s “Late Night Feelings” track from this past April.