Rising singer-songwriter, will hyde, has recently dropped his new single titled “Boy.” The track is now available to stream via all major streaming platforms!
“Boy” is a stunning coming of age song that will likely bring a tear to your eye. Music has the power of allowing artists to show their audience their vulnerabilities through the story-telling of their lyrics. This track executes just beautifully. will hyde is wearing his heart on his sleeve and is telling us a personal tale of him reflecting on the person he was just a few short years ago.
When talking about the meaning behind the track, will explains,
“the premise of the song is around accepting change as a good thing. Forgiving yourself for changing. When I was younger I was surrounded by people at that particular time who seemed to resist any attempts I made to change myself – from the way I looked, to the views I had on life. Maturing and growing up can be scary but embracing the human you are becoming makes it a lot easier to be at peace with.
The single was also released alongside a charming music video. Here, you will witness home videos of when the singer was just a mere child, all the way up into the person that he is today. It perfectly encapsulates the message within the track and successfully bring his story to life. You will get a sense of nostalgia whilst you watch the grainy footage, and will want to reflect back on the life that you have led. The video is now available to view via YouTube below.
Lyrically, it is impeccable. His story-telling skills are simply exquisite. For such a young artists to be able to capture the hearts of his listeners in such a powerful way is a skill even the most experienced of musicians cannot perfect. He continues;
“‘boy.’ is an ode to the inevitable fact that I will forever be changing and learning things as a human on this earth. So why not start accepting the person I am now in the present?”
“Boy” is a track that will have you gripped instantly. You do not want to miss out on any further updates that will hyde has offer. Be sure to follow him on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to keep up to date!