Editors’ Notes While We Wait serves as a tasty amuse-bouche before Kehlani’s follow-up to SweetSexySavage. The Oakland R&B singer sounds refreshed and fed up with the games—taking lazy lovers to task on “RPG” and “Nights Like This” (6LACK and Ty Dolla $ign, respectively, provide stinging rebuttals). Moments of levity appear in “Nunya,” which takes on exes who can’t mind their business. And “Morning Glory” is like a peak TLC track with Kehlani playing all the roles; she presents the too-real image of herself without makeup, nails, or hair done, asking: Would you still ride? While We Wait possesses equal measures of moxie and vulnerability, framing Kehlani as a wise young woman navigating love and life, eager to leave the past behind.

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Footsteps (feat. Musiq Soulchild)
1
4:33
 
Too Deep
2
2:47
 
Nunya (feat. DOM KENNEDY)
3
4:04
 
Morning Glory
4
2:59
 
Feels
5
3:01
 
Nights Like This (feat. Ty Dolla $ign)
6
3:21
 
RPG (feat. 6LACK)
7
3:56
 
Butterfly
8
2:43
 
Love Language
9
3:33
 

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