Kenya Vaun - “Used To” press photo

Uncover the Soulful ’90s Vibes of Kenya Vaun’s “Used To” Single

Kenya Vaun (@kenyavaun) is a talented singer-songwriter from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Not too long ago, she released a music video for her evocative new single, “Used To,” via 300 Entertainment.

Kenya Vaun – “Used To” music video

Turning the page to another creative chapter, “Used To” evokes ’90s vibes with its soulful undercurrent. The track revolves around a sample of “Sitting in the Park” by Billy Stewart. Over this throwback soundscape, Kenya Vaun delivers a soulful and nostalgic love song that showcases her unparalleled vocal versatility. She weaves a narrative that transcends eras while paying homage to the enduring spirit of classic love stories. Her emotive delivery and heartfelt lyrics invite listeners to immerse themselves in the warmth of a bygone era, where love was pure, passionate and stood the test of time.

Flaunting her mic skills, Kenya sings with passion, “You remind me of that old school loving, baby, no I’m not bluffing.” The accompanying visual follows Kenya on a day in the life through the neighborhood that transports viewers to a world of timeless romance as she strolls the neighborhood viewing the day-to-day interactions of the people who experience relationships as a whole.

“Can’t believe you waited for me.”

Kenya Vaun - “Used To” press photo

“‘Used To’ is about someone finally receiving the love that they’ve always wanted but aren’t used to receiving. In this generation, a lot of people get bored really fast and move on. I approached from the perspective of ‘old school love.’ My definition of ‘old school love’ is someone who stays there unconditionally throughout the good and the bad times.” – Kenya Vaun explained

Kenya Vaun channels timeless soul from a fresh and fiery perspective. Born and raised in Philadelphia, she immediately gravitated towards music as a child. Over time, she quietly honed her voice until friends urged her to post “Kick It” online. 2018 saw her captivate listeners with her independent favorite “Movie Night.” 2022’s “Bout’ Me” preceded her signing to 300 Entertainment. As a showstopping performer, Kenya ignited the “BLACK GIRLS ROCK! FEST” at The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Now, she stands primed to usher in a new era of soul and R&B on her terms.

Kenya Vaun – “Summer” [Live Performance]

In the fall of 2023, Kenya served up “Summer (Live),” which resonated well with listeners and critics alike. The original studio version of “Summer” has been widely championed, receiving tastemaker praise from Joe Budden who plugged the track on The Joe Budden Network, while Ebro Darden touted it on his “Discovered” playlist on Apple Music.

Kenya Vaun – “Summer” music video

Kenya notably went viral for her exhilarating ‘Take A Seat Rap On The Beat” freestyle. She impressively delivered her spin on a freestyle blending rap with melodies at Washington Square Park in NYC, showcasing another side of her talents and asserting her ability to thrive in any lane.

Kenya Vaun – “Used To” single

Kenya Vaun - “Used To” single cover art

“I’m used to guys in flashy whips, I’m used to lies and talking sh*t. I’m usually tired of the sh*t I hear from him and him and him, but you then switched it up. Because you showed me love and that’s just something I ain’t used to n****s always lyin’. But you hit me wit’ that real truth, ‘member lookin’ back. Jus’ thinkin’ what the hell I’m gone do, you restored me.” – lyrics

We recommend adding Kenya Vaun’s “Used To” single to your favorite contemporary R&B playlist. Also, let us know how you feel in the comment section below. Mel Blanc’s famous catchphrase, That’s All Folks! Thanks for reading another great article on Bong Mines Entertainment – the hot spot for new music and positive entertainment news. Always remember that (P) Positive, (E) Energy, (A) Always, (C) Creates, (E) Elevation (P.E.A.C.E). Contact us on social media via Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, or Facebook, and let us know what’s going on. Also, don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter, support our merchandise, and become a Patron of Bong Mines Entertainment. Disclaimer: This post contains Apple Music affiliate links. We may earn an affiliate commission when you buy through links on our site. That little compensation will be used towards keeping this website up and running.

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