A hypnotic neo-soul single that oozes soul.
Sydney, Australia-based musical creative, LADY KING, is also known as Lara. King is a singer and songwriter whose “enchanting sound uses a distinct blend of smooth vocals and soulful grooves” to create music. Her musical journey initially started when the artist was ten years old — she began playing classical cello, piano, and singing. Later, she discovered her passion for songwriting and performing, leading her to release her debut single in 2018. LADY KING takes inspiration from various styles and genres, as well as artists like Raveena, Joy Crookes, and Snoh Aalegra. Her music is available on Spotify, YouTube, and SoundCloud. LADY KING’s latest drop is the neo-soul single, “Play It.”
The vibrant blend of neo-soul, jazz, R&B, and pop makes “Play It” rich, yet breezy. This song is all about putting on masks and dodging unnecessary heartaches. Lyrics like “Naturally, I found myself thinking how on earth do I deserve this? Sometimes, I don’t know what to believe” and “Hoping that you understand what it takes to be a true man, but you don’t have to play it no more” get personal. The reflection is meant to focus on avoiding the pain of an old flame. It’s lush and distinctively smooth, making it the perfect “getting over it” piece. LADY KING’s latest creation is one song you’ll want to listen to again and again. So, hit play on LADY KING’s “Play It” to learn how to play the card of avoiding heartbreak.
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