R&B veteran singer-songwriter Tamia brings the heat on the recently released hot new single “Leave It Smokin’”, just in time for summer. This is the six-time Grammy-nominated singer’s first single off of Tamia’s forthcoming album, Passion Like Fire, due out this fall on Entertainment One (eOne) / 21 Entertainment Group.
“I co-wrote this song with my good friend, Salaam Remi. We always have fun in the studio. I’m beyond excited to continue my love of music and share the first single from my new project, Passion Like Fire.”
eOne’s Chris Taylor, Global President, Music, says “We are excited and honored to work Tamia and her team on this next phase of her career. The music she has delivered is world-class.”
This year marks the 20th anniversary of her critically-acclaimed, self-titled debut, Tamia. She has continued to release timeless beloved music since. From her early hit singles “You Put a Move on My Heart” and “Slow Jams,” to her collaborations with Eric Benet on the chart-topping “Spend My Life With You”; with Brandy, Gladys Knight and Chaka Khan on “Missing You,” and the #1 “So Into You” featuring Fabolous, to her acclaimed album and title track “Beautiful Surprise.” “Leave It Smokin’ is the first release since her 2015 #1 iTunes R&B album Love Life.