New York-based indie-pop singer and songwriter Cade Hoppe has is kicking off 2023 with his new single, “Labels” today. With two EPs and a fistful of highly praised releases under his belt, the 23-year-old singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist continues to prove himself as an exciting and determined young talent with each new release, and “Labels” is no different. The new track finds him teaming up with frequent collaborator and co-producer Harper James (Eighty Ninety, James Bay, Aaron Taos). Listen to it now below.
“This is a song about having a relationship with someone that will never give you the reassurance you need — and then finding a way to justify that in order to have that relationship at all,” Cade says. “You keep telling yourself that you don’t need a label until you might actually believe it.”