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Bailly Castillo Releases Girl Anthem, “Over It”

24-year-old R&B/Pop singer, songwriter, and performer, Bailly Castillo of southeastern Virginia released her debut single, “Over It” in January 2024.

Bailly says she was “Influenced by icons such as Ariana Grande, Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, and Ciara,” describing her sound as a modern mix of 90s/00s R&B and Pop. Like many of her influences, she draws on her background in musical theatre and dance for inspiration, where “she discovered a profound passion for music and live performances.”

“Over It” is airy and spacious, with a focus on reverberating lyrics supported by mostly rhythmic accents. Describing “bouncing back after a breakup,” the track seeks to turn pain into strength, and acknowledges the benefits of no longer stressing over the toxic relationship.

“Bailly embraces her fresh start with a newfound confidence and attitude knowing that she is truly ‘Over it’. This record makes for the perfect girl anthem, and a positive start for the new year.”We’re looking forward to sharing more music by Bailly Castillo, and her story, with you in the coming year. Find “Over It” on all major platforms and on our Spotify playlist.

Daniel Warren Hill

Daniel Warren Hill is an American musician, writer, and motivational speaker. He is best known as the frontman for Washington DC area Alternative Rock band YellowTieGuy, as co-founder of Capitol Groove Collective, and increasing the exposure of artists on a global scale through his work with Alchemical Records. 

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