“Summer Fling” was co-written by Blanco and Faux and produced by FaltyDL. It was inspired by the millennium musical production of Missy Elliot and Timbaland, and features additional vocals from AKUA. Broken Hearts & Beauty Sleep is out June 18 via Transgressive Records. The record features additional guest spots from Jamila Woods, Blood Orange, Big Freedia, and more.
“I wanted ‘Summer Fling’ to feel like a song I could have heard at my middle school dance, maybe it’s because those were the years in which I was coming of age,” Blanco said of the new single in a press release. They added: