Kahlen Barry’s “Assurance”, produced by Deflect, explores the fears of uncertainty in a growing relationship and a longing for reciprocation and stability. Directed by Zach Hagy, the accompanying music video expands on the theme through its symbolism.
Kahlen Barry is a Michigan-based recording artist and songwriter. He began his journey as a social media influencer, creating his own YouTube channel at 17 years old. Since then, his outspoken personality and relatable content has earned him 163,000 subscribers on the platform. This feat didn’t come without struggle, however. Being thrown into the foster care system at a young age instilled in him the ambition, motivation, and drive to soar to new heights. Barry’s music derives from a blend of many genres including R&B, Pop, and Hip Hop. By sharing his experiences through his art, he hopes to inspire and heal others.