Otis Brown III & Bilal, 'The Thought Of You Part I': Exclusive Song Premiere

After working with the likes of Esperanza Spalding, Joe Lovano and more, Otis Brown III is taking on the spotlight.

On September 23, Brown will release his debut album "The Thought of You," under a new partnership between Revive Music and Blue Note Records.

Below check out an exclusive premiere of his new single "The Thought of You Part I," featuring Bilal.

There are countless of gems on the 11-song album, such as Brown and Gretchen Parlato's cover of Shania Twain's "You're Still the One," with arrangement by Robert Glasper. The full-length effort – co-produced by Derrick Hodge – features appearances by Brown's close friends, such as Glasper, Bilal, Parlato, Nikki Ross and more.