Scarlett Johansson has released a dance track with her new all-girl pop band, The Singles, that includes Este Haim (of the band Haim) on drums.
Johansson says the group will be "super-pop," listing Grimes, the Bangles, and the Go-Go's as her inspirations.
I wanted it to be like those bands: ultra pop but also a little ironic, a little in on the joke. The idea was to write super-pop dance music written and performed by girls.
The Singles have released their first track 'Candy
' via Federal Prism, produced by Dave Sitek of TV On The Radio
. Rolling Stone
describes it as 'a three-minute electro jam that brings to mind a lost Robyn song.'
I would even venture to say that since the band features a member of Haim, Taylor Swift
's latest BFF's, you can expect some tie-in with the trademark-obsessed
The 12-inch single, Candy
, is available for pre-order here