Leave the Door Open is a much-anticipated track that officially dropped on Friday 5, March. It was a happy time for music fans when Bruno Mars and Anderson.Paak announced that they have a project together. An entire debut album for their new band! Good days are sure here. The duo is doubling down on a project titled “Silk Sonic”. Releasing “Leave the Door Open” as the first track on the project is the duo’s way of leaving the world wanting more of Silk Sonic.
Leave the door open was accompanied by a retro-vibed video that is absolutely loved by music fans. Everyone has been talking about how good the track is. It has a vintage funk that transports the good old R&B silkiness into 2021. The smoothness, sultry energy, effortless R&B vibe, and sweet harmonies between Mars and Paak are the elements that will get anyone stuck onto this track.
Anderson.Paak and Bruno Mars have independently curated distinct musical styles over the past years in their careers, but this is not the first time they have worked together- Paak opened for Mars’s last album tour, 24K Magic in 2016, which got a triple crown at the 2018 Grammys.
For Mars, he is one of the most influential R&B stars. His style is influenced by that smooth, sexy, yet effortless R&B vibe. Paak on the other hand has a musical style influenced by hip-hop. It’s not a surprise that their musicality blends incredibly well. Their soulful energies in Leave The Door Open will leave you wanting more.
Released alongside an intro track titled “Silk Sonic Intro” with spoken vocals by Bootsy Collins. Silk Sonic Intro and Leave the Door Open is sure to invite listeners to come in and enjoy the soulfulness of this project. The track follows a seductive theme with lyrics musing on desire and seduction.
Sipping’ wine (Sip, sip) in a robe (Drip, drip)
I look too good ( Look too good)
To be alone (Woo, woo)
The track is a perfect balance of velvety vocals, easy flow, relatable lyrics, and a breathtaking production, oozing nostalgia and sexual appeal. “Leave the Door Open” is a track you want to wake up to in the morning and end your evening with. The success of this track is an indication that the album is worth anticipating.