Where do I start? Nick Hakim’s soulful voice hit me like a truck. So
much so that I remember where I was when I first heard him. I was
trying Japanese shaved ice for the first time (Not a fan) and this
song was playing in the store. Me being a music nut I got up out of my
seat and politely demanded the name of the song. I immediately put it
into my playlist and had it on repeat for days.
Nick Hakim serenades his listeners with sweet lyrics. “If there’s a
god I wonder what she looks like/ I bet she looks like you.” The hazy
guitar leads gives the track the feeling of a love ballad rather than
a flat out R&B track. Nick Hakim’s use of synthesizers help give the
track a celestial body and his soulful vocals do the rest. I recommend
giving his EP “Green Twins” a full listen. It’s definitely worth your
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About the curator - Johnathan Fludd
Johnathan Fludd is like any other college student. Wide eyed and trying to find his place in the world. It can be the most stressful part of your life if you let it. Thankfully for him his love of music has kept him sane during these stressful times. He's an artist, a producer and newfound journalist just trying to share his love of music with the world.