In case you’re looking for music that makes you feel, then R&B artist, Hunter Powell has what you’re looking for, even better. He blends R&B, hip-hop, and electro-pop with wisdom about love, heartbreak, or the overwhelming anxiety of waiting for a reply as heard in his song Mai Tai. His songs leave you with a feeling that stops you right the moment you press the play button. We know it’s gonna be the next big thing.
He continues to pave his way to success on his own terms. He just recently collaborated with a famous American record producer, Bkorn. Bkorn is best known for producing for Travis Scott, DJ Khaled, Chris Brown, Lil Kim, Chinx, Lil Wayne, and many more. Working with the top producers in the industry connects you with more people who will love the music you put out. Furthermore, his music is seeing much better depth and sonically rich production with Bkorn on board.
His newest EP “I Knew You” is his biggest release to date. His smoky vocals are enough to fall in love with but what’s most notable is how his songs are perfectly layered with beautiful, synth-pop composition produced into a chart-topping hit song.
The relatability with his lyrics as he talks about heartbreak and love is something that people can definitely relate to. Hunter says his music comes from real situations which mean every rhythm captivates the listener with its subtle undertones of sadness and emotional vulnerability.
His songs will be a hit among teenagers and anyone in their early 20s who’s heartbroken, coming into sense of a love that got away or just the realities of falling in love and getting your heart broken. There are songs you want to listen to in the car, windows done, and the wind blowing through your hair while there are those you would love to stay in your bed, snuggle in comfortably and cry into every lyric. Hunter’s songs can be both.
Hunter released a teaser on his Instagram and shares a 30-second version of the song. It starts with a stirring piano melody then followed with hip-hop beats that will surely leave his listeners hooked. The track also has a visual counterpart with baby blue petals that forms a heart are slowly withering away. It’s something that you can’t wait to listen to the rest of it. Hunter recently released his latest single, Numb Thing and is set to release more songs this February and this makes everything all the more exciting.
We mean it when we say, as long as he’s not slowing down anytime soon, Hunter Powell will be the next big thing in the music industry. Who knows? Well, try listening to one of his songs and tell us it didn’t make you think of it becoming every heartbroken’s anthem.