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  • Victoria James

Review: "How Did I Fall So Hard?" - Kid Travis

Have you ever come home from the most incredible first date you’ve ever been on and knew that was the last first date you’d go on? Or maybe you’re in the early stages of a relationship, and the connection is so deep that you’re already in love. “How Did I Fall So Hard?” by Kid Travis perfectly encapsulates the precious feeling of finding “the one” and wondering how it happened so fast. In “How Did I Fall So Hard?” Kid Travis reminisces on a date with the girl of his dreams, with whom he shared a special connection and didn’t want the night to end. This melodic pop song is the perfect tune for all the romantics who have found themselves smitten with their significant others but don’t know how to put it into words.

“How Did I Fall So Hard?” is the perfect mix of pop and R&B. Kid Travis delivers smooth vocals over a funky trap beat that draws you in immediately. He incorporates drums in the production to create a groovy baseline, making “How Did I Fall So Hard?” a great song to vibe to. It has the most infectious beat, and his vocals are just as spectacular. He sings slower during the verses, allowing listeners to concentrate on the romantic lyrics. Kid Travis’s flow is so natural and relaxing that you might feel as if you are floating on a cloud when you hear his voice. The song is especially charming due to his soulful voice, background vocals, and impressive harmonies. The chorus is easy to sing along to because it’s upbeat and catchy. The boom-bap beat paired with the modern production makes the song sound futuristic yet nostalgic. “How Did I Fall So Hard?” is the perfect tune to play in the car with the windows down.

Philly-born singer-songwriter and producer Kid Travis started posting music in 2013. He has almost 500,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel, where he releases original music and covers hit songs like “What Was I Made For?” by Billie Eilish. Kid Travis has amassed an impressive 945.4k monthly listeners on Spotify as an independent artist and has received shoutouts from Post Malone, Bryson Tiller, and Dominic Fike. He is a fascinating artist because his music transcends a single genre. Listeners can check out his pop and R&B music with punk/trap undertones. Kid Travis is an eclectic artist who deserves recognition for his talent.

Written By Victoria James


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