If you’re searching for new feel-good songs to add to your playlists in anticipation for summer, we’ve got just the thing for you. “Stoked” is the groovy first single put out by newcomer joe rico, who has a chill West Coast indie style, and Grammy-nominated producer Imad Royal. It just dropped yesterday and shows that rico is an emerging talent to keep an eye on.
This song is all flames. It has a serious twang right from the start, with easy guitar licks and a carefree alt-rock production. joe rico has a certain funk and flair to his vocals, rounding out the sound with catchy hooks and charming lyrics. It’s a steady, balmy vibe from beginning to end, and something that begs to be blasted on your car speakers with the windows down on a sunny day.
Keep your ears peeled for more from joe rico, and take a listen to “Stoked” below. Enjoy!