Polo G Announces New Album ‘HOOD POET’ for September
Polo G is gearing up to drop his highly anticipated album, HOOD POET, on Sept. 15, courtesy of Columbia Records. The multi-platinum artist took a unique approach to reveal the news, treating fans to a 24-hour live stream painting of the striking “HOOD POET” mural. The event culminated in the premiere of a captivating album announcement trailer that promises cinematic brilliance.
For “HOOD POET,” Polo G joined forces with producer Southside to craft what promises to be his most intimate and introspective work yet. The album’s acronym, “He Overcame Obstacles During Pain Or Emotional Trauma,” speaks volumes about its personal journey. Polo candidly reflects on his struggles with mental health and trauma, vowing to transcend these challenges and navigate the intricate path to healing.
Polo G ignited excitement for the album during Rolling Loud Miami, distributing lyric-laden t-shirts and posting HOOD POET lyric posters across major cities, all leading fans to the revealing www.thehoodpoet.com website.
The anticipation builds as Polo G readies to drop “Barely Holdin’ On,” the lead single from HOOD POET, this Friday, Aug. 18th. Teaming up with music video director Arrad once again, Polo G is set to deliver a mesmerizing music video alongside the single’s release, promising an unforgettable experience for fans.