Camila Cabello Drops Debut Solo Single “Crying in the Club”

Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

The time has finally come for Camila Cabello to release her solo music and we are SO happy for her!

The multi-platinum pop star just dropped her highly anticipated track “Crying in the Club” today which is off her upcoming debut album The Hurting, The Healing, The Loving. 

After revealing the album title on social media this past weekend, Camila explained, “The hurting, The healing, The loving’ is the story of my journey from darkness into light, from a time when I was lost to a time when I found myself again.”

the first song from my forthcoming album “the hurting the healing the loving” will come out on 5.19.17…. “the hurting the healing the loving” is the story of my journey from darkness into light, from a time when i was lost to a time when i found myself again. The story behind the album starts with the second song that you’ll hear called “I have questions” which I started writing in a hotel bathroom on tour a little over a year ago. i was completely broken during that time, i was in the kind of pain that’s uncomfortable to talk about, and it was the kind of chapter you never want to read out loud…. i couldn’t write another song for 6 months because writing meant i had to feel everything, and i wasn’t ready to do that yet. so when i graduated from hotel bathrooms to studios to make my first album, i was making music about everything BUT what i was going through, it was like a secret burning on my tongue and for some reason i could not get myself to say it…….

A post shared by Camila Cabello (@camila_cabello) on

Camila co-wrote “Crying in the Club” with Sia and it was produced by Benny Blanco (Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran). Driven by her powerhouse voice and irresistible charisma, “Crying in the Club” sports a hashtag-worthy hook “crying in the club.Not only is it bound to be one of the summer’s biggest songs, but it also introduces this multi-talented artist’s next chapter.

Fans can catch Camila perform “Crying in the Club” for the first time live on the 2017 Billboard Music Awards this Sunday @ 8PM ET/5PM PT on ABC. In addition, Camila will perform a special encore of another new song “I Have Questions” along with exclusive content and behind-the-scenes for Comcast Xfinity X1 users, immediately following the live broadcast of the Billboard Awards.  “I Have Questions” will be available globally at 12:00pm PT on May 21st.

LISTEN + WATCH THE MUSIC VIDEO FOR “Crying in the Club”… 

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

LISTEN: Rachel Crow Drops New Track “Dime”

Presenters Announced for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards