Katy Perry – Smile Review; A Feel Good Hit!
The year 2020 appears to be the best time for Katy Perry to release an album titled, ‘Smile.’ With what appears to be a great relationship and a child with husband Orlando Bloom, Katy Perry is the queen of positivity! Smile is a follow up to her 2017 album, Witness.
“Smile”, the single, was released officially on July 10, 2020. Inspired by Katy Perry’s own experiences. “Smile” is an anthem to celebrate the joys in life.
“Smile” starts off with an upbeat hook and a groovy catchy sound. In the chorus, Katy Perry expresses her gratitude for the changes she has had in life. There`s also a sense of relief for having made it this far. She also sings about the virtue of perseverance after suffering a number of setbacks. Katy Perry appears to have gone through motions that can be referred to us fake.
In the lyrics, Katy makes reference to artists such as Lionel Richie and The Bee Gees. Which is smart use of wordplay! “Smile” is a single fun to dedicate to everyone and everything that can pass for haters
After all that has happened in the lives of many people world over this year, “Smile” is a reminder that there is light at the end of the tunnel. A reminder that we need to be grateful for even the smallest victories in life.
“Smile” is a nu-disco song sampling Naughty by Nature’s 1999 song “Jamboree”. Produced by Josh Abraham, Oligee, and G Koop. The album has received mixed reviews and reactions. But, if you love and enjoy feel good hits, Smile is one tune you`ll enjoy!