Charlie Burg Unveils Single “Before We Step Inside”

“Before We Step Inside” single artwork by Austin Cieszko

Brooklyn-based, Metro Detroit-raised alt-R&B prodigy Charlie Burg has made a captivating return with his latest single, “Before We Step Inside,” released on October 11, 2023. This highly anticipated track arrives just in time for his forthcoming tour of Southeast Asia, giving fans a taste of the sonic direction Burg is exploring as an artist.

“Before We Step Inside” showcases Burg’s remarkable ability to create an intimate musical dialogue. With delicately optimistic guitar licks and a slow, shimmering groove, the song exudes a sense of guarded hope. Interestingly, it began its journey as a forgotten voice memo stumbled upon by Charlie in the early summer days. Realizing its potential, he shared a snippet of the track on TikTok, which quickly gained traction. Fans and fellow artists flooded the comments section, pleading for the song’s release, and some even posted their own covers from around the world.

Lyrically, “Before We Step Inside” paints a rose-tinted picture of the looming end of a relationship. It captures the essence of treasuring every fleeting moment before abruptly reaching a hollow conclusion. Charlie Burg describes the track as a juxtaposition of existential despair and the euphoria of celebration, as two individuals grapple with their inner turmoil just before entering a party, ultimately finding solace in dance.

Charlie Burg‘s evolving sound and insightful storytelling have captivated fans and critics alike since his 2022 debut album, “Infinitely Tall.” “Before We Step Inside” signifies an exciting new chapter in his musical journey, showcasing his growth as an artist and his knack for creating immersive and authentic experiences through his music.

To immerse yourself in the captivating soundscape of Charlie Burg‘s “Before We Step Inside” and discover the depth of his musical prowess, Apple Music is offering a free trial to access their extensive collection of songs. Experience the heartfelt intimacy and sonic exploration of this rising alt-R&B talent by clicking here to start your free trial with Apple Music.

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