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In less than a day, “Saan” hitmaker Maki’s latest single, “HBD,” has already reached 10K streams. And as of writing, the heartbreak anthem now has more than 140K mark on Spotify.
The song is a soul-stirring track that explores the complexities of holding onto memories of a past love.
Hot on the heels of the success of his Tanong EP, the latest offering is a collaborative piece co-written by Maki himself and Nhiko Sabiniano.
The lyrics resonate with listeners who have experienced the bittersweet emotions associated with remembering a lost love’s special day. Maki’s soulful vocals and emotive delivery breathe life into the lyrics, creating an immersive soundscape for fans seeking solace in shared experiences.
In an Instagram post, Tarsier Records posted some snippets of the “HBD” launch party with a caption that reads, “Miss mo ba? Chat mo na…”
The success of “HBD” is further highlighted by its immediate ascent to the top of Spotify Philippines’ New Music Friday playlist. Notably, Maki was also the playlist’s cover artist. Stream "HBD" now on various streaming platforms!