New York City native and Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Emily King releases a live performance video of her hit single “Medal.” You can watch it HERE. The joyful, upbeat anthem, on which “King delivers a show stopping vocal performance” (Wonderland) is one of 11 dynamic tracks on King’s recently released and critically acclaimed album, Special Occasion. NPRhighlighted the album in a recent All Songs Considered episode, KCRWincluded it in their Top Albums of the Week chart (May 1-7), and OkayPlayer spotlit the record in their Best New Albums column.
Special Occasion is the follow-up to King’s critically-acclaimed Scenery LP and is her first album in four years. The album’s title track highlights King’s songwriting prowess and her ability to dig into life’s deepest sorrows and uncover unexpected beauty, shifting her focus on the little things that make life fun and worth celebrating. She recently performed “Special Occasion” on Live with Kelly and Mark – you can watch the captivating performance HERE. King also performed the single during a vibrant COLORS x STUDIOS session, which was recorded earlier this year in Berlin. You can watch it HERE. She also recently sat down with Anthony Mason for an incredibly moving conversation about the album on CBS Mornings – you can watch the emotional interview HERE.
King is currently on a headlining tour, playing to sold out crowds across the US. For complete tour information and tickets, please visit: https://www.emilykingmusic.com.
Special Occasion Tracklist
1. This Year
2. Special Occasion
4. False Start
5. The Way That You Love Me
6. Home Now
7. Bad Memory (Feat. Lukas Nelson)
9. Who Wants My Love
11. Closer To The Morning