Lawd, Have Mercy! Time positive does fly. A yr in the past in the present day, Chloe Bailey, shook up the web when she dropped her long-awaited solo single, ‘Have Mercy’ on September 10, 2021. Consequently to the web hype, the tune debuted at quantity 28 on the Billboard Sizzling 100 and 13 on Billboard’s Sizzling R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. In January 2022 it was licensed gold by the RIAA.
The video launched on YouTube the identical day and racked up 4.7 million views within the first 24 hours. A yr later the video sits at 78 million views.
However let’s rewind…
The place It All Began…
On July 1, 2021, Chloe Bailey dropped a TikTok on her birthday that had the web in a frenzy. It was a snippet of the tune ‘Have Mercy” with the caption that learn: “that is 23… HAVE MERCY COMING SOON 🍑🙌🏽” That is presently her highest seen TikTok at 20.8 Million.
Followers took their pleasure to Twitter as they waited and anticipated the discharge date of the brand new single.
@ChloeBailey Drop “Have Mercy” earlier than I throw rooster nuggets at you?!??! 👀🙄
I’m simply taking part in…I like you…However nonetheless drop it. 👀
— Shannon T. © (@_TheeShannonT) September 1, 2021
Halle Exhibits Her Sis Some Love
One factor about Chloe and Halle is they’re going to journey and help one another, simply as sisters do!
— Halle (@HalleBailey) September 10, 2021
The ‘Have Mercy’ Performances ATE Each time
Chloe hit the MTV Video Music Awards stage to carry out her new single simply two days after its launch. She went on to carry out the tune at The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon in Oct and American Music Awards in November.
Though, the one didn’t obtain any awards, ‘Have Mercy’ was nominated in 2022 on the NAACP Picture Awards for Excellent Music Video/Visible Album and Excellent Soul/R&B Music. In addition to Video of the 12 months on the 2022 BET Awards & Greatest R&B Music on the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards.
And In Case You Thought So… She Is Not Achieved But
Because the launch of ‘Have Mercy” Chlöe continues to present us numerous bops akin to: ’Deal with Me’ and ’Shock’. Followers are virtually begging for an album after Chloe took to IG with 4 totally different singles for listeners to take their choose.
“is affecting us as a era as a result of we’re consistently evaluating another person finest model to themselves on-line to the worst model of ourselves” she continues “we’re all going via sh— and we simply must be open about it so none of us really feel alone on the finish of the day”
Congratulations to Chlöe on this one-year milestone! #TeaMates, drop a remark and inform us a few of your fav ‘Have Mercy’ moments!