Grammy-nominated songwriter Tayla Parx is making spirits bright (and quite tasty) this Christmas with her signature cocktail “Tayla’s Tini” and the music video for “Ain’t a Lonely Christmas Song”, both of which have been revealed. Monday (December 14). ).
Fresh off co-writing five of 14 songs on Ariana Grande’s latest # 1 album Positions, Parx takes the reins of its own creativity. She shines in her own spotlight and stays cozy in a long fur coat for the festive visual of her Christmas carol, which she embellished with her must-have Christmas cocktail in partnership with Jack Daniel’s. The 27-year-old star shared the recipe for Tayla’s Tini, which can be found below.
Make memories with my signature @JackDaniels_US cocktail, which makes an appearance in my new music video. Sharing the recipe with you here so you can enjoy it while you watch “Ain’t a Lonely Christmas Song”. Congratulations to everybody #JDpartner pic.twitter.com/olxTpOD322
– TAYLA PARX (@TAYLAPARX) December 14, 2020
“Jack Daniels [was] Frank Sinatra’s favorite drink, ”Parx said in a question-and-answer session with reporters on Monday. “And now I can have my own Jack Daniel creation made by Tayla!” “
She happily follows in the footsteps of legendary artists and writes hits for current pop stars, Grande’s first and second Hot 100 No. 1 hits “Thank U, Next” and “7 Rings” to Panic! At The Disco’s “High Hopes” to “Love Lies” by Khalid and Normani. But his “mad rush” is partly recorded by fans reciting the lyrics to his own songs, especially those from his second album, Coping mechanisms, which she posted on November 20 via Atlantic.
“It was definitely a crazy, super, super exciting race because we’ve all seen the industry from different angles regarding songwriters and artists,” Parx said. Billboard during the session. “But when I go on stage, it’s a different feeling when I’m standing in an audience and hearing the crowd singing songs that I wrote versus songs that I know come from my music. heart and sing at the same time. with me. It is definitely a fun trip.
And just like the way Donny Hathaway’s “This Christmas” still rings in her memory after singing it at home, she hopes “Ain’t a Lonely Christmas Song,” which was released in November on Atlantic Holiday’s. Always Home for the Holidays (an R&B Christmas album), does the same for the other families during the best period of a difficult year.
“I wanted to participate in the gathering of families and friends. I wanted to be part of the creation of these memories ”, the Coping mechanisms said the artist, who even has his dog Ebenezer Scrooge in the Christmas spirit.
“Even my dog is just happier these days,” she teased. “We were pruning the tree, and usually he’s a cranky old man. Even Apollo is just in a very good mood. So, I just think right now, take advantage of the opportunity to just hang out with your family and friends or with Zoom family and friends.
Watch the “Ain’t a Lonely Christmas Song” music video below.