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Press Release: Tianna Esperanza Releases New Song “Deadbeat Daddy” Following Debut Album

New York, NY (June 13, 2023) - On the heels of the release of her critically acclaimed debut album, Terror, released back in February of this year, singer Tianna Esperanza forges ahead with a brand new song “Deadbeat Daddy” - out today via BMG.

“For the moms, grandparents, older siblings and friends who became more for us. For the deadbeat dads missing out. For those who know the struggle and command strength!" - Tianna Esperanza on “Deadbeat Daddy”



With a sultry voice and flair for fashion, Esperanza embodies a depth of talent and heart well beyond years. Inspired by legendary artists such as Nina Simone, Public Enemy, and Gil Scott-Heron, Esperanza also happens to be the granddaughter of punk legend Paloma (“Palmolive”) McLardy, who founded the London-based 1970s all-girl punk band The Slits and later played with The Raincoats. Last month Esperanza gave a WXPN Free At Noon concert. Watch the performance of “Buy You a New Attitude” HERE.

On September 1, 2023, Esperanza will be performing at the Cape Cod Women’s Festival, which will be held at the Payomet Performing Arts Center in North Truro, MA. For more information and to purchase tickets visit:

What the press is saying about Tianna Esperanza:

“We’re going to be coming back to this at the end of 2023 saying, ‘Was there a more arresting debut?’ It’s masterful.” - Ann Powers on NPR’s New Music Friday “Tianna Esperanza knows exactly how to use her voice. Her soulful, dynamic crooning immediately draws you in, as the musician reclaims her power amid grief and tragedy through her compelling songwriting.” - SPIN 2023 Artist To Watch The song is eclectic, but the way Esperanza naturally blends such a variety of sounds while still carving her own voice shows that this artist is a promising talent overflowing with potential." - Consequence on “Princess Slit and the Raincoat Prince” “The haunting debut single ‘Lewis’, by 21-year-old songstress Tianna Esperanza, captures the current mood so poignantly, and exhibits a maturity well beyond her years.” - BlackBook "Starting off sweet and slow, the song transforms into a hard-rocking anthem that acts as a tribute to individuality." - UPROXX on “Princess Slit and the Raincoat Prince” "Tianna Esperanza knows how to make an impact" - Culted “The song is powerful, heart-pounding, thoughtful and a perfect piece to take in and absorb… Esperanza’s voice is incredible.” - American Songwriter on “Lewis” NPR’s All Songs Considered feature for “Princess Slit and the Raincoat Prince”

Tianna Esperanza’s debut album Terror is available HERE

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