Shadi G‘s newest single “The Wound is the Place Where the Lights Enters You” is a heartwarming piece that dies into the different emotional changes that occur as one goes through a breakup.
Backed by a soothing and somewhat solemn backdrop made up of lush synths, moody plucks and sparse drum patterns, Shadi G delivers a solid performance ripe with punchy vocals and alluring melodic runs. she vividly takes us through the early stages of a fledgling relationship, from the doubts to the ultimate realization that dissolution is the only remedy. Lines like “I tried to change for you, If I say the things you see as true about me I would lie, not only to you but my soul” reveals her innermost thoughts and her attempt to resolve things to no avail.
“The Wound is the Place Where the Lights Enters You” is quite riveting and soul gripping from start to finish.