R&B singer Ari Lennox and J. Cole have linked up to help people get through Hump Day. On Wednesday, the duo released their highly-anticipated new “Shea Buttery Baby” music video.

Ari Lennox is riding high after the success of Dreamville’s All-Star Weekend takeover in Charlotte, NC. The label’s sole vocalist took to the stage Sunday night during OVERTIME, a surprise label-hosted concert, where she impressed fans and tastemakers with her soulful sound. Ari was joined by rap superstar and Dreamville label head, J. Cole, for the debut live performance of their seductive single, “Shea Butter Baby.” Now, the pair is following up with the release of the song’s official video. Directed by Bennett Johnson, the sophisticated visual combines J. Cole’s dynamic presence and style with Ari’s sensual, neo-soul vibes. “Shea Butter Baby” was produced by Elite (Dreamville) and Shroom

Ari’s career reached new heights last year with a number of sultry hits, including her single, “Whipped Cream,” which has amassed over 2MM views on Vevo. The Washington D.C. native has described her sound as “modern, relaxed, new soul.” She has consistently churned out captivating new songs, such as “40 Shades of Choke” and “Grampa,” solidifying both her raw talent and bold creativity. Ari recently joined 6LACK on his From East Atlanta with Love tour. The Washington D.C. native has returned with her latest single “Shea Butter Baby” which features J. Cole and is gearing up for the release of her debut solo album.