Literally giving her fans, who’ve coined her a “bedroom popstar” what they wanted, London-based Beabadoobee has released adapted the tracks on her latest EP, Loveworm into Loveworm: Bedroom Sessions. The emotional, acoustic rollercoaster was recorded live to tape from her childhood bedroom and can be heard now below!
Influenced heavily by songwriters like Elliott Smith, Daniel Johnston and Moldy Peaches era Kimya Dawson, the bedroom session captures the depth and maturity that extends beyond Bea Kristi’s young age. Surrounded by posters that highlight her obsession with the “Tom Hanks era,” the softened version of the song highlights the swells of happiness and drops in emotion that come with the world around her and her peers as they grow up. with one goal in mind – to remind every listener that everything is going to be okay in the end.
Born in Manilla and raised in London, Bea Kristi began recording music as Beabadoobee in 2017. At just 18 years old, Beabadoobee has garnered the trust of her Gen-Z fan base with songs that flawlessly manage to capture the waves of growing up. Her first track, “Coffee,” gathered hundreds of thousands of streams in a matter of days, through a fan-uploaded video. Since then, her songs have amassed millions of streams between her own self-released recordings, debut EP, Patched Up, and current EP Loveworm and has received support from Noisey, Nylon, The Fader, Time Out and The Guardian, amongst others.