Haviah Mighty has returned with “Honey Bun,” a moody new music in regards to the surface-level pleasures of fame. Take heed to the monitor beneath.
Produced by Bizness Boi and Derelle Rideout, “Honey Bun” represents the mentality of at all times wanting extra when you expertise success. In a press launch, Mighty defined that after a breakup, she turned to the fabric advantages of her rising rap profession for consolation, solely to understand that proudly owning a bunch of Prada and Balenciaga can solely make you so completely happy.
“The top of this relationship was the top of stability and certainty for a time. It broke my belief. It meant that my worth system round constructing relationships had utterly modified. The place I as soon as sought authenticity in a brand new connection, I discovered my needs had been solely floor,” Mighty recalled. “I pivoted onerous to self-validation, recognizing my co-dependency on this individual solely after being left behind. I started to rely closely on having a number of lovely companions, cash, designer garments, medicine and another solution to escape the damage. ‘Honey Bun’ is a poisonous a part of my journey, however blended with the inner battle of understanding higher deep down.”
After seemingly flexing about her new lavish way of life, Mighty ends “Honey Bun” with audio from her father, who explains what’s actually necessary. “I replicate on parental recommendation, ‘don’t want nothing however your self, that’s on my mama/father,’ and whereas I’m nonetheless crooning about needing ‘one other one,’ by the outro my father could be heard discrediting your entire music together with his tackle what magnificence actually is,” she defined. “You’re reminded that simply as your true goal is discovered from going inside, the true goal of one other is discovered inside them. General, this music is a reminder that nothing is floor deep.”
Take heed to “Honey Bun” beneath. Mighty’s final challenge was the 2021 mixtape Inventory Alternate, which featured the singles “Protest,” “Atlantic,” and “Flamenco.”