Sandpeople member and PDX veteran Al-One drops the emotional new single, Sleep The Light away cover the ever important topic of drug abuse. Available on Al’s new project SHARPTONGUE.
Portland’s Al-One has been receiving high praise on his first project in over four years, Sharptongue with placements on 2Dopeboyz, Okayplayer, and more. After dropping the !llmind produced Good God Bad Business video and Illmaculate, Theory Hazit featured Legends Of The Fall, Al-One turns people’s attention to the important topic of drug addiction in his new single “Sleep The Night Away.” Painting the picture of a girl that was once every man’s desire slowly start to change appearance and lose her life to a heroin addiction. With drug addiction, heroin specifically, being a huge issue in cities like Portland and Seattle, Al uses his story-telling abilities to present a song you can almost see unfold right in front of your eyes. Al mixes the cold truth over sweet soulful production, provided by PDX’s own Rey Holliday, instantly giving listeners an element of nostalgia while telling a completely original story. After trying to reach out to his lost friend, Al discovers the worst has occurred. Take a listen to “Sleep The Light Away” and let Al-One take you on a ride of true highs and lows. Also be sure to purchase/stream Sharptongue the new EP and be on the lookout for even more new music coming from Al-One The Remedy this summer!
Stream: Al-One – Sleep The Light Away