Imagine yourself alone in a late-evening setting. You're trying to let go of someone, but just when you think you've got everything under control, they return to your thoughts like an unwanted visitor. Hiroki, a Portland-based duo, conveys that sentiment in their brand-new love song, "Tell Me" (When You're Gone). This song is an exquisite work of art that will have you grooving and swooning all at once.
From the moment the song starts, you're hooked. The smooth and simple introduction has such a vintage and retro air to it. This small detail adds to the thoughtfulness of the production, which is evident throughout the track. Hiroki's vocal performance is top-notch, and the instrumentation is perfectly balanced - the bass is prominent, the guitar is soulful, and the drums are crisp.
But what really sets "Tell Me"(When You're Gone) apart is the lyricism. Written from personal experience, the track is relatable and honest. The hook is infectious and will have you humming it long after the song has ended. But it's the verses that really hit home. Lines like "Tell me how do I forget this feeling when you're gone?" and "When we're here face to face, my heart is racing; can't control my breathing" will click instantly in your head.
This track is undeniably groovy, to the point where you'll find yourself dancing without even realizing it. The classic R&B sound and sensual vibe make it the perfect song for a slow dance with that special someone. But even if you're dancing alone, you'll feel the heat emanating from the speakers. It's a testament to Hiroki's talent that they can create a song that's both musically and emotionally compelling.
In fact, "Tell Me" (When You're Gone) is one of the best soulful songs I've ever heard. You'll certainly get entranced from the first listen and keep repeating it until you have the lyrics memorized. It's the kind of track that you'll want to share with everyone you know, whether they're going through a breakup or just love good music. And luckily, Hiroki has a full catalog of music that's just as impressive as this song..
So, if you're in the mood for a love song that's both groovy and heartfelt, look no further than "Tell Me" (When You're Gone) by Hiroki. Follow them on their socials and stream their music on Spotify.