Rising Sydney neo-hip hop/pop musician hunter 505 drops atmospheric offering “paint my nails” which breaks down notions on gender stereotypes and toxic masculinity with his soft vocals over a powerful instrumentation of heavy bass, sharp beats and quiet guitar lines.
A feel-good number that strikes a perfect balance between being carefree while also delivering an important message on inclusivity and accepting people for who they are.
Taken from his forthcoming album <3,the vibrant track falls into the celebratory yet contemplative nook of emo vibes and lush pop musicality, as he crafts a deep love story sure to resonate with a post-modern, gender fluid generation.
Speaking of the track, he says, “As someone who has become acutely aware of the negative impact of toxic masculinity on myself and everyone else around me, it is important to me to push back against traditional gender stereotypes and liberate individuals to feel comfortable to fully express their genuine selves.”
Already having established himself as a promising talent capable of spanning themes of love, pride, self-awareness, and mortality in his warm melodies, hunter 505’s latest track sets us on a path of empowerment that’s sure to stretch through his upcoming album.