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By Alissa Arunarsirakul // July 29, 2020
Emily Vu is repping Gen Z with the utmost confidence and musical talent like no other. With insanely relatable lyricism and an undeniable charm, it’s no surprise that the 18-year-old has amassed over one million followers on TikTok. If you haven’t already, treat yourself to the organic stylings of Vu with her touching new single, “Just Wait.”
As Vu gets vulnerable with us, “Just Wait” offers a deep dive of her tendency to fall in love with hesitation. Whether it’s the relaxed electronics or Vu’s moving lyrics, “Just Wait” makes us feel comforted and understood. The accompanying visual features several women congregated around Vu as they represent past relationships.
On “Just Wait,” Emily Vu explained,
“It’s about being aware of how susceptible I am to love and how being in love or just starting to get to know someone is a very vulnerable thing for me. I’m asking for them to wait for me and just trust the process.”