R&B/Neo-Soul singer-songwriter Moneá releases her dreamy new observe, “My Eyes Are Open,” a music blurring the strains between actuality and fantasy. In “My Eyes Are Open”, Moneá channels a dream she as soon as had about somebody that she didn’t wish to finish.
“My Eyes Are Open” follows on the heels of Moneá’s not too long ago launched EP, 777, that includes “are you listening?,” the title observe, and “awake.”
From Richmond, Virginia, Moneá grew up listening to many various genres of music. In elementary college, she took half at school performs and the refrain. Later, in school, she immersed herself in cinematography whereas increasing and growing her sound, citing influences akin to Erykah Badu, Jhene Aiko, Sza, and Frank Ocean.
Together with her religious focus resonating with listeners in addition to her alluring R&B music and religious recommendation, Moneá’s social media presence has exploded, attaining greater than 38,000 followers on TikTok and over 4,800 followers on Instagram.
Without delay transcendent and evocative, Moneá’s music conjures up others to self-love, unity, and self-worth.
“My Eyes Are Open” begins with low-slung swirling tones, rising to high a thumping, entrancing rhythm as shimmering leitmotifs glide and whirl, intertwining into glowing washes of eddying colours. Moneá’s voice, tender and entrancing, flows on gossamer filaments of luscious R&B tones, imbuing the lyrics with scrumptious residual power.
“I’m awake however I would like a while to mirror / Gotta pinch myself trigger it’s actually laborious to just accept / This fantasy, I can’t consider this / Is that this a dream I have to chase it.”
Lush and opulent, with “My Eyes Are Open,” Moneá merges mesmerizing textures of R&B and Neo-Soul together with her spellbinding voice.