Whenever you really feel such as you’re diving off a cliff with out leaving the bottom, you’re in love – and that ‘feeling free’ vibe is on the coronary heart of the brand new monitor out of your new favourite nation artist, Ashlie Amber.
There are just a few constants within the universe: loss of life, taxes, and that falling in love feels unbelievable – particularly when you have been resigned by no means to offer your coronary heart away ever once more. That romantic revitalization, that love unlocking beats on the heart of “Open,” the brand new track from “Nation Vogue” star Ashlie Amber. “Yeah, my hearts on lockdown / It’s Fort Knox you gotta knock down,” she sings firstly earlier than kicking the track into excessive gear. With a touch of southern rock swagger, R&B silkiness, and country-pop splendor, “Open” is sort of a burst of daylight after a yr of clouds.
“You bought my fingers out the window on the freeway / You bought me flyin’ like an eagle child all day / You bought me sayin hey, uh ah girls hey / This one proper right here, yea that’s my bae,” she sings on the refrain, with that final line boasting the delight of somebody who by no means thought they might be in love once more.
” ‘Open‘ is a enjoyable, quirky track about being closed off to like, however abruptly you’re doing and feeling issues on this relationship that you just by no means thought attainable,” Ashlie shares with HollywoodLife. “You’re cliff diving, feeling free, sleeping much less, however nonetheless have a lot vitality. Whenever you’re in these early phases of a relationship, you are feeling such as you’re on prime of the world, which is a tremendous feeling that I needed to rejoice.” Whereas this sense of limitless potential is the driving drive behind this monitor, Ashlie says the track discovered its course because of a helpful register Nashville.
“I used to be staying on this actually superior Airbnb in downtown Nashville, and there was this cool classic trying OPEN signal on the wall as the point of interest of the decor,” she tells HollywoodLife, “and for some purpose, each time I checked out it, I saved saying, ‘that’s a track title.’ So, in the future after conferences and networking in Nashville, I used to be within the temper to jot down utilizing ‘open’ as a track title, and the remainder is historical past.”
It’s common for Ashlie to take a reminiscence, a random encounter, or a second in time and weave it right into a track. “I draw all of my writing from private expertise,” she says. “I’ve had moments the place I needed nothing to do with love, however but there I used to be laughing, spending a ton of time, and absolutely immersed on this superb new relationship. Anger and damage are straightforward feelings to play off of as a result of these emotions are so robust, however I take pleasure in holding issues optimistic and celebrating the great instances, which is precisely what ‘Open’ does. It celebrates all of the highs in a extremely enjoyable quirky method.”
The Wailers as soon as sang “who feels it, is aware of it,” and with one have a look at Ashlie, you already know it — that she’s so rattling cool. Dubbing her model of sound, “Nation Vogue,” Ashlie started carving her path within the music panorama with 2019’s “Virtually Love.” Since then, she’s caught the eyes and ears together with her distinct tackle nation, mixing it with pop and R&B to make a sound that may be thought of the way forward for the style. She kicked off her 2021 with “These Nights,” a track that beams with confidence and sensuality. Nicely, whenever you’re a complete badass like Ashlie, you’d be assured too, proper?
“Open” is out now.