Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson Made A Girl-Pop Song With Este Haim And It’s Spectacular

She has a new girl group called The Singles.

1. After dropping a number of indie releases over the years, actress Scarlett Johansson has gone sweet, sweet pop.

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On “Sugar,” Johansson trades in Pete Yorn for The Singles, a supergroup featuring Holly Miranda, Julie Haltigan, and Kendra Morris. Este Haim, the oldest of the Haim sister’s, guests on the song, momentarily trading her bass for a drum set.

2. “The idea was to write super-pop dance music written and performed by girls,” Johansson said in a press release, naming Grimes and The Go-Go’s as major influences on The Singles’ synth-heavy sound.

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3. With multiple cavity-enducing references to chocolate and candy, “Sugar” makes the perfect belated Valentine’s Day tune. Listen to it in full below and buy it here.

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