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"It's kind of one of those records letting you know I'm here, and that I'm a force to be reckoned with," Jarvis tells the BoomBox. "I feel like at this point in the game I wanna bring back real music, talent. I wanna bring back people really singing, getting on a record and being OK to be vulnerable. Auto-Tune was the thing for a minute, so I really wanna step back into that [real singing] lane."
As for adding Waka to the single, Jarvis explains that the Brick Squad member was the perfect fit for the track.
"I actually already had the record and we [were] getting a lot of great feedback from it," the crooner discloses. "We wanted to add that street element to it, and really wanted somebody that could talk the talk, give it a little more grunge. The best person to add was Waka and we had a real good relationship with him, and his team here in the A. We made a call, he heard the record, he loved the record and he came in and he did his thing on it."
Likening himself to a "young Bobby Brown," Jarivs has been busy at work on his debut album -- currently untitled -- which he says he will be fine-tuning until it's released. The 21-year-old was first introduced by way of his 2004 So So Def single 'Radio.' With that record deal now a thing of the past, Jarvis has since linked with Miami's DJ Khaled, signing to his We the Best record label.