Met Montrel Talks About “Hitman”

The eclectic singer-songwriter discusses the origins of his newest single launch.

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“The previous saying goes that the most effective music comes from life’s experiences,” says Met Montrel. “This tune serves as that. Initially, I used to be going by beats to jot down a sluggish love tune about getting over somebody who has damage you. For sure, I used to be deep in my emotions about my very own private life and I wanted to launch these feelings. I looked for hours for beats that may make me wish to cry or put me in a choke maintain emotionally. After a number of failed makes an attempt, I got here throughout this beat that was attractive and seductive. My thoughts raced quickly. It’s humorous as a result of I used to be in state of disappointment and minor despair however this beat made me really feel joyful and attractive. It was the exact opposite of how I used to be feeling. I’ve discovered on the subject of writing and creating music, I usually write concerning the reverse of what I’m at present going by. If I’m joyful and vibrant, I write the most effective breakup songs. After I’m unhappy and down, I write the most effective flip up songs. It loopy however I by no means query the method.”

He continues, “Writing Hitman was no totally different. After I first began to jot down to the beat, I performed it extraordinarily secure. I’ve at all times form of performed it secure when it got here to lyrics and the vibe of the tune. After many failed makes an attempt, I freestyled to the beat about 5 instances. Inside these 5 takes, I used to be capable of finding the move of the pre-hook. ‘I simply wanna fuck, what’s up’ and the remainder was historical past.”

“Going again to earlier once I talked about how songs are greatest when they’re from life experiences, this got here into play. I used to be having relations with somebody who was with another person. Throughout the intercourse, the particular person I used to be intimate with would yell out issues like ‘it feels so good bae. He don’t even hit it such as you on God.’ I by no means in one million years would have thought that our interplay would have been the inspiration behind a tune.”

“After I first bought the pre-hook and the hook written out, I used to be like this tune is good and all however I’ll by no means report it. It was vulgar and raunchy which is totally reverse of the music I make. After recording it in my dwelling studio, I fell in love and I made a decision to report it on the studio. To my shock it was acquired properly from my engineer, Ryan. It was a enjoyable monitor to report. Later, I hosted a listening get together of some musical artist in Memphis and out of all of the songs I performed, Hitman was everybody’s favourite. At that second, I knew that Hitman could be successful. It’s enjoyable and attractive and seductive. All the issues I really feel like I’m changing into with age. Everybody has somebody who they’ll’t let go of due to how the intercourse is. Hitman would be the single for these folks.”

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