“City For Sale is a breakup album,” Von says. “A relationship album. Instead of a woman, it’s about my hometown…YOUR hometown…your old way of living. Growing apart from a place, from people, from who you once were. Because I’m from a currently gentrifying city that theme is on the surface of the album but the overall narrative is for any person that feels unfamiliar in a space that was currently familiar to them. This album is me finding my new comfort zone because I have to.
He’s now dropped the project’s second single, “The Norm.” “This goes out to every ‘bad’ neighborhood and all the everyday people that call these ‘bad’ neighborhoods home, for now,” he continues.