MUSIC ALERT: Ari Lennox Announces Her Sophomore Album

Ari Lennox has announced her sophomore album, age/sex/location, releases Sept. 9 via Dreamville/Interscope Records.

The 12-song album will include Lennox’s previously released tracks “Pressure” and, most recently, “Hoodie.” The former was released as the album’s lead single on Sept. 10, 2021. It eventually reached No. 1 on the R&B radio and Billboard charts, becoming Lennox’s first leader on either list.

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“Pressure” also pushed sales of more than 500,000 equivalent units, marking her third gold certification this year behind “On It” with Jazmine Sullivan and “Whipped Cream.”

“Hoodie,” the second song released from age/sex/location, debuted Aug. 12. The Elite-produced single was unrolled with the Mez for Heirs-directed video. Dreamville affiliate Isaiah Rashad starred as Lennox’s love interest and social media comedian Khadi Don as her friend.

Ari Lennox Has Revealed Her Sophomore Album. It is unclear at the moment if Lennox’s song “Chocolate Pomegranate” will be part of the official tracklist for her forthcoming album. It has amassed over six million streams on Spotify since its September 2020 release.