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Durand Bernarr Mesmerizes with New Single and Music Video "Unknown", Announces Upcoming EP

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Durand Bernarr | Photographer: @eltonandersonjr

Singer/songwriter Durand Bernarr has unveiled his latest musical masterpiece, "Unknown," along with its captivating music video directed by Faith Joyvon. The lead single off his upcoming EP, the track promises to be a soul-stirring journey into the depths of love and longing.

The music video, which released today on YouTube, serves as a visual testament to Bernarr's unparalleled vocal prowess and emotive storytelling. The video captures Durand's raw authenticity of vulnerability as he emotes the lyrics about a love interest's reluctance to commit.

Bernarr previewed a trailer of the video on Instagram, captioning, "Well...we finally got a lil "music video money....Run it up!"

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Durand Bernarr | Photographer: @eltonandersonjr

Originally offered exclusively to his dedicated fans on EVEN before its public release, "Unknown" is now available on all major streaming platforms. Distributed by Create Music Group, the single marks Bernarr's triumphant return to the spotlight nearly two years after the release of his acclaimed album, Wanderlust.

Crafted with meticulous care and artistry, "Unknown" is a collaborative effort featuring the creative genius of Bernarr himself alongside Claude Kelly, Marc Moore, and Chuck Harmony. Produced by the dynamic duo of Sam Hoffman and Egberto Foster Jr., the single boasts a mesmerizing mid-tempo melody infused with Bernarr's signature blend of vocal range and charm.

Drawing inspiration from legends such as Lenny Williams and Little Richard, Bernarr effortlessly serenades listeners with his agile vocals, weaving seamlessly among a rich tapestry of string instruments, horns, drums, and keyboards.

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Durand Bernarr | Photographer: @eltonandersonjr

According to a press release fans will receive further details about the upcoming EP "soon". Meanwhile, Bernarr continues to solidify his position as one of the most captivating voices in contemporary music. Described by Qveen Herby as "Gangster Musical Theatre," Bernarr's distinctive style and undeniable talent have earned him praise and admiration from fans and peers alike.

With a string of successful ventures in 2023, including a sold-out 17-city tour and a viral Tiny Desk performance on NPR, Bernarr shows no signs of slowing down. From reimagining classics like Seal's "Kiss from a Rose" to mesmerizing audiences at events like Afropunk and ONE Musicfest, Bernarr's star continues to rise.

As the release of his new EP draws near, fans can expect nothing short of musical excellence from the incomparable Durand Bernarr. For updates and exclusive content, visit Durand Bernarr's official website.

Stay tuned as Bernarr takes us on an unforgettable journey with "Unknown" and beyond.

Watch Unknown Below:


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