Aleyna Tilki is a Turkish superstar with 2.6 Million Instagram followers, a record-breaking 1.5 Billion YouTube views, 614,306 Spotify Followers and more than 130 Million Spotify streams with just 6 singles.
The 20-year-old brilliant & edgy pop star started her career at the age of 14. Since then, she has established her superstardom in Turkey with groundbreaking hits and her signature vocals. With her unique style, she always manages to fuse genres effortlessly. Her roots influence her work and vision and now she is the first Turkish artist Warner Music Group signed for international projects.
Today, Aleyna Tilki releases her highly anticipated debut first English single Retrograde; a dark, sensual, electronic expression of the end of a relationship. This hypnotically empowering tale of rejecting any and every “Retrograde” invites everyone to an iconic hook that says ‘Ain’t going backwards now, ain’t doing retrograde’…
Created by an All-Star Team
Written by Dua Lipa, Sarah Hudson and Coffee, composed by Diplo, King Henry and Jr. Blendr. Produced by King Henry and mixed / mastered by Luca Pretolesi.
You can hear the subtle but captivating Bağlama tunes (a traditional Turkish stringed musical instrument) played by great King Henry himself.
With Lorna Blackwood’s brilliant coaching and vocal production, Aleyna once more establishes that her voice and soul is up for any adventure.
Planet’s name is Aleyna & She Ain’t Doing ‘Retrograde’
Aleyna is reciting her parting words on a spaceship getting far away from a toxic relationship with her bewitching pole dance. Directed by Aleyna, ‘Retrograde’ music video serving some serious space realness with an iconic “no BS” attitude.