New York, NY (Top40 Charts) Brooke Benson hails from Los Angeles, California and is looking to shine through with her latest single, "I Am The Sun". The sound I am hearing is most certainly bright 'n' bold and is a bona fide number in my book. Prepare yourself for a unique listening experience and I have to say that it's like nothing I've ever heard before.
This new release is the title track off of Brooke's upcoming EP, 'I Am The Sun'. Brooke Benson supplies an array of elements in her music from hip-hop and bluegrass to jazz and Americana. As a political activist, Brooke uses music to get her words, thoughts & ideas out to the world. The lyrics on "I Am The Sun" are poetic and even delivered in rap-like phrases. Brooke is speaking in verse here and sending out a direct message to the public. You could say that the cheat sheet for "I Am The Sun" can be perceived and read as socially-conscious material. Brooke Benson wants to create catchy melodies, capture imaginations and bring about human awareness all at the same time. This line here is a perfect example of that exact sentiment: "Harvest begins when we plant the seed." With insightful concepts, fresh 'n' cool chords and solid instrumentation, Brooke gives the listener some bright ideas and a colorful tone.
The style here on "I Am The Sun" is so original and can't be pegged down to a single category. Brooke Benson is a true artist with a strong voice and hammers it home with one bouncy sound. Brooke brings the sunshine for you to bask in on "I Am The Sun". Brooke Benson has so much to offer through her music & lyrics and you can even SKOPE out the official video for "I Am The Sun" right here: