A hypnotic and dark pop gem that says “be careful what you wish for.”
Canadian musical creative, ari hicks, is a singer and songwriter who loves the darker side of herself. Her distinctive style blends elements of dark alt-pop with “soft and ethereal vocals,” which perfectly fits her “musical mystique.” Since releasing her 2020 debut “Nothin’ but a Monster,” Hicks has quickly gained notoriety in the music industry. One of her biggest hits is the edgy pop hit, “Two Sides.” Her work is available on Spotify, YouTube, and Apple Music. According to the artist, her new tune is about “making peace with your decisions and the consequences of your actions.” ari hick’s most recent drop is the pop single, “Midas.” The song also has an accompanying official music video.
Chilling piano notes and bass-heavy production produces a golden classic (No pun intended). “Midas” provides an irresistible otherworldly soundscape to talk about the finality of some life decisions. Lyrics like “Heat underneath everything, burning up my blood / Still hard to breathe, filigree covering my lungs” and “What I touch / What I love / Watch it turn to gold then fade to dust” offer up a cautionary sense. At the same time, they remind us that every decision has consequences. Between the enchanting blend of heavenly vocals and ultra-seductive beats, Hicks’s new creation will instantly draw you into its dark pop tale. So, press play “Midas” to experience an instant gold rush.
Chicago based writer and creative. Fan of 80’s horror, fancy coffee drinks, and late night drives.