Acclaimed singer-songwriter Winona Oak has released her new single “Baby Blue.”
“I wish I knew earlier in my life that your self-worth has nothing to do with how other people treat you,” Winona shared. “When you exhaust yourself trying to save them from themselves, lying to protect them, sacrificing your own needs and getting your heart broken over and over again – you may realize that sometimes you have no other choice than to leave to stay alive. It’s a tough lesson to learn that someone you love doesn’t care about you, maybe they wish they could but they just aren’t capable and there’s absolutely nothing you can do to change that. And maybe one day you will learn that your happiness isn’t reliant upon the happiness of others and that you deserve to feel loved, no matter what.”
“Baby Blue” follows Winona’s debut album title track, “Island of the Sun.” Produced by Chris Lyon (The Chainsmokers x Winona Oak, Rina Sawayama, AlunaGeorge x Bryson Tiller) and Valley Girl (Dua Lipa, Caroline Polachek), “Island of the Sun” arrived earlier this year to critical acclaim and was joined by a stunning video set in Winona’s hometown of Sollerön, Sweden.
Winona will celebrate ISLAND OF THE SUN with her widest-ranging North American tour thus far.
8 – Toronto, ON – History*
10 – Montreal, QC – Mtelus*
11 – Boston, MA – House of Blues*
13 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club*
14 – Philadelphia, PA – Theatre of Living Arts (TLA)*
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