SHEENA-RAE - "Wasted Energy"
Review by Adam Jones - MUSIC FARMER 5
London's Pop Prodigy Unleashes a Sonic Masterpiece of Resilience and Empowerment
Draped in the neon glow of synthpop majesty, SHEENA-RAE - London's pop/R&B luminary - makes her MUSIC FARMER 5 debut with an epic banger, "Wasted Energy". This monumental single establishes her as a phoenix in the world of pop music, reminiscent of the magnetic pull of global icons Ariana Grande, Doja Cat, and Nicki Minaj, yet blazing her own trail with a vibrant, unique voice.
"Wasted Energy" thrusts you into an intoxicating vortex of mesmerizing soundscapes. It's a universe where brooding synths and deep bass dovetail with the infectious dynamism of trap-style drums, a spectacular marriage of subterranean club beats and ethereal sonic grandeur. Like a celestial dance, it's an experience that oscillates between the terrestrial and the divine, all guided by SHEENA-RAE's enthralling vocal prowess.
SHEENA-RAE's voice is a beacon amidst this soundscape, illuminating every corner of the track with its resplendent aura. Her lower register brims with an audacious vitality that echoes the grit and allure of today's reality. The ascension to her upper register in the chorus, on the other hand, paints a celestial scene of a woman unbound, singing an anthem of self-belief that inspires and uplifts in equal measure.
Like a celestial dance, it's an experience that oscillates between the terrestrial and the divine, all guided by SHEENA-RAE's enthralling vocal prowess.
The track's lyrics deliver a swift punch of candor and defiance. Painting a vivid portrait of maintaining self-confidence against a backdrop of critics and naysayers, SHEENA-RAE strikes a chord with anyone who has ever fought against societal chains.
"Wasted Energy" is a testament to the art of meticulous and thoughtful production. Music producers Choisez have done an exceptional job creating a sound that morphs and evolves in harmony with the song's narrative. The vocal filters sweep in and out, augmenting the potent themes of the lyrics while maintaining an impeccable balance between the tranquil and the intense.
SHEENA-RAE's "Wasted Energy" is more than a mere song; it's an anthem of self-affirmation and resilience. It's an unflinching stand against the onslaught of negativity and judgement. And above all, it serves as a reflection of SHEENA-RAE's artistic evolution - her transformation from a musical theatre graduate to a pop/R&B artist.
As SHEENA-RAE continues to weave her intricate musical tapestry, it's certain that the world will be captivated by each thread. "Wasted Energy" prompts us to discard the superfluous and instead immerse ourselves in the magnetic resonance of SHEENA-RAE's musicality.
Listen to "Wasted Energy" by Sheena-Rae below!👇