Emerging as a promising queer artist, Kio Priest recently unveiled his latest single, titled “Cool With You,” marks his debut release under ABS-CBN’s Star Pop label.
In this self-composed pop track, Kio beautifully weaves a narrative about discovering someone who loves unconditionally, embracing one’s own insecurities and imperfections.
In describing the essence of the song, Kio explained that it revolves around the idea of finding individuals who provide a sense of safety and calm, allowing one to release inner turmoil and even rely on them for support.
The release of “Cool With U” also acts as a sneak peek at Kio’s upcoming EP, which is set to feature more of his original compositions. Eager to embark on this new musical journey, Kio expressed his excitement about sharing a body of work that allows his audience to connect with his art. Throughout the process, he diligently honed his songwriting skills, ensuring that the songs resonated deeply with his audience.
Being recognized as a trend-setter in music, Kio has introduced many singles to the world, such as “Die First”
“Sugar Baby,” and “Just a lie.” His talent and charisma increased even more when he went viral with his cover of by Nadine Luster hit “beating around the bush” amassed an impressive 120,000 streams.
Recently, “Cool With U” earned a special spot on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlists in various Southeast Asian countries, including the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Singapore, further strengthening Kio’s growing presence in the regional music scene.
To enjoy Kio’s captivating new single “Cool With U,” it is easily available on many streaming platforms. For more updates and behind-the-scenes content, you can follow Star Pop on their social media channels: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok. Stay tuned for more exciting news and announcements by following @abscbnpr on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok or by visiting their website at www.abs-cbn.com/newsroom.