The Isley Brothers Return with ‘Friends & Family’ Featuring Snoop Dogg
Written by on April 5, 2021
Fresh off their Verzuz with Earth, Wind & Fire, The Isley Brothers return with their first new single in four years.
The R&B icons team up with Snoop Dogg on “Friends & Family.” The feel-good bop arrives right in time for the warmer months ahead and serves as the soundtrack to your post-pandemic celebration.
“Why don’t we just go and call this party a world reunion? / Let’s reminisce on all the good times we shared through all the years / Let’s take a toast to the ones that we love and we miss and could not be here,” sings Ron Isley on the funky groove.
In the video, Ron and Ernie Isley are joined by their wives and extended family as they celebrate life at a beachside mansion, while Snoop FaceTimes into the party. LisaRaye McCoy, Vivica A. Fox, Kym Whitley, Sherri Shepherd, and Syleena Johnson also make cameos via Zoom.
On Easter Sunday, the multiplatinum R&B group went head-to-head with Earth, Wind & Fire during an Epic Verzuz battle, which drew over 1 million viewers on Instagram Live and Triller.
“Friends & Family” sets the stage for the next chapter in The Isley Brothers’ six-decade-long legacy. During Verzuz, they announced that they are in the studio working on new music.