Rising star Cade Hoppe has just released his newest single titled “Morphine.” The indie-pop singer-songwriter holds undoubtable talent, setting himself apart from others in the pop landscape with his warm baritone vocals, earnest lyricism, and sticky pop melodies. “Morphine” is a gorgeous pop ballad that puts his emotional maturity on full display, offering honesty and vulnerability through introspective lyrics and heart-wrenching melodies. Cade Hoppe’s music will certainly pull on your heart strings, and the 22-year-old singer has a message that he is devoted to sharing with the world through music.
Born and raised in Sacramento, CA and now based in New York, Cade originally moved to the East Coast to pursue academic and athletic opportunities. He'd been writing songs and playing piano, guitar, bass and saxophone since childhood, but it wasn’t until 2020 that he started to explore the possibility of recording and releasing his own songs to prioritize his true passion. After putting out a few experimental releases with his stepbrother, Nick Adams, Cade connected with producer Harper James — one half of Eighty Ninety — and began to develop his indie-pop sound. Together, they created his debut EP, ‘Tell Me How It’s Worth It,' which was released in late 2021.
Since his debut, Cade has gained attention from fans and industry tastemakers for his brilliant musicality and luring creativity. The young artist pulls inspiration from several modern indie-pop stars, often being compared to masterly musicians such as The National, Taylor Swift, Chris Martin, Jack Antonoff, and Brandon Flowers. He fits right in with the big names in the industry while still maintaining an authentic brand which offers a refreshing approach to pop music. He is paving his own way, producing impassioned music with unmatched emotional depth in addition to implementing today’s pop music trends using an original sound.
By combining hard hitting and relatable lyrics with intriguing choruses that cause goosebumps, Cade Hoppe is able to make an incredible connection to his audience. His deeply personal yet truthful phrases make his listeners feel seen, and he is certainly on his way to making a difference with his artistry. Following on the heels of his 2021 debut EP, ‘Tell Me How It’s Worth It,’ and his recent single “Hurts,” “Morphine” is Cade’s most tender and soul-baring track to date. Sung in his distinctive baritone, the song is about coping with the weight of life’s expectations. About the single, Cade expands, “I think your life experiences can either make you the person you always feared you’d become or the person you always hoped you’d become. By putting this song out, I hope I’m one step closer to the latter.”
With his steadfast determination and undeniable talent, Cade is well on his way to becoming an indie-pop mainstay. Cade Hoppe is an up-and-coming singer that everyone should be keeping an eye on in the upcoming years. Don't be surprised when you see this young artist fly to the top of the charts, as his universal songs can be appreciated by all music fans.
Make sure to check out Cade's website and follow him on socials to learn more about the artist and his upcoming projects! Click on the link below to listen to his newest single "Morphine" out now on all streaming platforms!