Powfu’s breakout Beabadoobee-sampling hit ‘death bed’ set for Blink 182 remix

The upcoming collection contains a Blink-182 remix

Powfu has shared details of his debut EP ‘poems of the past’ and previewed the project with a new track, ‘ill come back to you’ – listen below.

The Canadian artist previously released the Beabadoobee-sampling ‘death bed (coffee for your head)’, which went viral and has so far featured in over 5 million TikTok videos.

Due for release on Friday (May 15) via Columbia, Powfu’s first EP will contain three new songs as well as a Blink-182 remix of the aforementioned hit track.

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‘ill come back to you’ was released today (May 12) and sees contributions from Sarcastic Sounds and Rxseboy. You can check out the song’s accompanying animated video below

According to a press release, the upcoming EP will “showcase the diverse sounds and talents of Powfu, ranging between alternative, hip-hop, and bedroom pop.”

The tracklist for ‘poems of the past’ is as follows:

‘death bed (coffee for your head)’ feat. Beabadoobee
‘im used to it’
‘ill come back to you’
‘a world of chaos’
‘popular girl, typical boy’
‘death bed (feat. Beabadoobee & Blink182) – bonus remix’

In a recent interview with NME, Powfu discussed the inspiration behind ‘death bed’.

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“I don’t really get influences from artists; but I did watch a lot of romantic movies that were inspiring me to write about deep, romantic stuff,” he explained. “When I write songs, I usually come up with a story first in my head of what I want to write about.

“So I was listening to Beabadoobee’s lyrics and I was just thinking of films that were romantic – The Notebook was probably the main inspiration for it, to be honest. It just got me in the feels, and I was just writing down everything I’m feeling.”

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