Haviah Mighty has returned with “Honey Bun,” a moody new tune in regards to the surface-level pleasures of fame. Hearken to the monitor under.
Produced by Bizness Boi and Derelle Rideout, “Honey Bun” represents the mentality of all the time 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 appreciate that proudly owning a bunch of Prada and Balenciaga can solely make you so pleased.
“The top of this relationship was the tip of stability and certainty for a time. It broke my belief. It meant that my worth system round constructing relationships had fully modified. The place I as soon as sought authenticity in a brand new connection, I discovered my wishes had been solely floor,” Mighty recalled. “I pivoted arduous to self-validation, recognizing my co-dependency on this particular person solely after being left behind. I started to rely closely on having a number of stunning companions, cash, designer garments, medicine and some other method to escape the harm. ‘Honey Bun’ is a poisonous a part of my journey, however combined 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 tune along with his tackle what magnificence actually is,” she defined. “You’re reminded that simply as your true function is discovered from going inside, the true function of one other is discovered inside them. General, this tune is a reminder that nothing is floor deep.”
Hearken to “Honey Bun” under. Mighty’s final mission was the 2021 mixtape Inventory Change, which featured the singles “Protest,” “Atlantic,” and “Flamenco.”