May Devun is a alternative pop/R&B artist with a voice that truly captivates her listeners along with a mature songwriting style that dives deep into the soul. Connecting to her audience through her music is important, that’s why she uses her voice strategically. With this mindset, there’s emotional value in every note she sings. You can feel what she’s saying in her latest single, “Say the Words.”
Backed up by her vocals, her distinctive songwriting traits are the icing on top. With lyrics like, “As you find yourself standing on edge / Do you fall or fly?,” “Say the Words is all about acknowledging your truths, who you are, and where you’re going. “You’re not a stepping stone, so free yourself, and don’t let others define you or your purpose,” says May.
For this track, May teamed up with composer Patrick Warren (Adele, Lana Del Ray, Taylor Swift, Sara Bareilles) on strings, and Matt Chamberlain (Pearl Jam, Fiona Apple, Chris Cornell) on acoustic drums to complete her vision for the track.
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