11 May, 2020 – Miami, FL – Cesar Santalo has announced the release of his latest single, “I Stay.” Full of rich and unique flavors of deep, melancholic, and contemporary R&B, Cesar Santalo manages to deliver once again for fans around the world a performance full of introspective lyrics and hypnotic melodies, all reinforced by electric pianos, filtered drums, and heartwarming bass.
With distant, reverberated vocal harmonies and ad-lib swirls, Cesar puts his full vocal range and abilities on display. Delivering an invigorating and passionate performance, his new single, “I Stay,” promises to resonate with listeners in ways like never before. Produced by a collection of local Miami producers including the likes of Kaixen, Danny Keys, and Slncio, “I Stay” reflects the talents of Miami’s great ensemble and is filled with standout productions and stellar vocal performances from beginning to end that cannot be ignored.
“I had a newfound realization that it related to the current situation with COVID-19 and the necessity to stay at home,” remarked Cesar. “I drew so much inspiration from this powerful moment in history. It feels like the same day every day during quarantine, but the sacrifices we are all making are so important. This track relates to the current events of the global pandemic.”
In tandem with the single’s worldwide release, Cesar has also announced the launch of the “I Stay Challenge,” a societal initiative growing across social media platforms like TikTok and Instagram that encourages people to stay home to slow the spread of the coronavirus in the United States and around the world. Through the release of “I Stay” and the “I Stay Challenge,” Cesar is driving a real impact across the globe.
Stream “I Stay” today on all major digital platforms, including Apple Music, Amazon Music, Spotify, SoundCloud, and YouTube, here.
About Cesar Santalo
Born and raised in Miami, Cesar Santalo is a talented singer and songwriter who attributes his passion for the arts to Miami’s culture. His first project, “Things Happen,” was a seven-track contemporary EP released in 2017. Cesar went on to release a slew of singles, including “3AM,” “Moving On,” and “Do You Try,” garnering millions of streams across digital platforms. In late 2018, Cesar then linked with local Miami rapper Twelve’len, where the two collaborated on Cesar’s latest single, “Light You Up.”