Listen to Lea Michele's New Single "Cannonball"

Is Lea Michele's "Cannonball" the New "Wrecking Ball"?

Lea Michele is known for playing Broadway-obsessed Rachel Berry on Glee, but in real life, she's making a run at pop stardom. At midnight, Lea dropped the first single from her album Louder, "Cannonball," which is similar in title and topic to Miley Cyrus's "Wrecking Ball" but has a totally different sound. The Sia-penned track talks about a breakdown with the lyrics, "I was scared to death, I was losing my mind," but instead of coming in like a wrecking ball, Lea has "got this new beginning" and will "fly like a cannonball." With soaring, emotional lyrics and a symphonic backing track, it has the potential to be the next big pop song — and Lea couldn't be more excited.

"Louder really encompasses my experiences over this past year and my journey as an artist up to this point," Lea said in a press release. "There's a lot of emotion, but it's also very encouraging and hopeful — it's about pushing forward and living your life in a way that's louder, stronger, and bolder. I'm so excited to share this new side of me with my fans."

Listen to "Cannonball" below, and tell us what you think!

Is Lea Michele's "Cannonball" the New "Wrecking Ball"?  originally posted on POPSUGAR Celebrity
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