Hive Open Mic 179 || Lean On Me - Bill Withers (cover) by @jessicaossom

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Hello, Hive Open Mic community! It's JessicaOssom here again. I hope you're all doing well and having fun.

I hope everyone is enjoying their weekend. Right here, it's a rainy Saturday. It has been raining since early morning, and I am just glad I will not be taking physical lectures this weekend. I have plans to go to my church for choir rehearsal later today, and when I get back, I guess I'll just have to cozy up at home and read a book. Maybe watch a movie or something.

However, I still have to continue with my personal reading because we still have tests to do and our exam is fast approaching. I'll just have to do my best to make the most of the weekend while still studying. I'm really looking forward to our choir ministration on Sunday, and I'm confident it will be great.

This week's theme is urban music, but I chose to sing a song that relates to last week's theme, and it is titled 'Lean on Me by Bill Withers'.


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This song is about the power of friendship and support in times of need. It is also a reminder of the importance of being there for one another and lifting each other up in difficult times. It is a song that speaks to my heart and resonates with me.

We all need one to lean on at some point in our lives. This song encourages us to be there for one another and to rely on others in times of need.

After recording my audio, I decided to have fun with the auto pitch feature on Bandlab. It's the first time I'm using it, and I felt that I should get people's feedback on it.

The Bandlab Autopitch has different types. The type I used for my vocals was big harmony. What it did was harmonize my voice in different parts, and I think it's cool if one knows how to use it well. It's a great way to add some flair to a song and some depth to the vocal track. It's easy to use, and it's a great way to add some flavor to a vocal track.

Video by cottonbro studio

Photo by Maria Orlova from Pexels

"Lean On Me" lyrics
Bill Withers Lyrics


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Jess the musician! Very well done with this iconic song. You've got brilliant tone for a voice, and I enjoyed listening to it this evening; maybe even more if the harmonizer wasn't there the entire time. Keep singing us to heaven.

Thank you Olujay.
Also, thanks for the feedback on the auto pitch, big chorus harmony thing. That is noted😊

Nice entry dear 👌

Thanks

Sometimes, I wonder how you do it. Balancing school, family, work and other things. You're really a strong woman and I admire you a lot.

And yes, you're right about needing people in our lives at one point or the other. I mean no man is an island and we need each other to survive.

Lovely piece Sis 💝

Well, I thank God for his sufficient grace sis.
Exactly, no man is an island of knowledge. Thanks for coming around😊

You're welcome 🤗

Hello dear,its great to be listening to you again after such a long time as as always, you sound beautiful and are always improving.
Your video editing too is very nice, and the short video you put in between is a great idea.
I will check out this Bandlab you used maybe use it for my next video since it did a good job with yours.
Thank you for sharing this lovely piece.

It has been a long while sis. It's nice to see you around😊
Thanks for the lovely comment.
Yeah, download Bandlab and explore🙂

Thank you dear. I'll try it out.
Have s lovely week.

My friend 😊😊

Good to see you back here ❤️

Thank you love ❤️ 😊😊

Very Beautiful singing, your never fail to deliver quality performance
Keep it up dear

Thank you Bro😊

My friend @jessicaossom is fantastic you presentation

Thank you Bro🙂

You have always been doing well with beautiful songs. This is amazing 👏
Such a sweet and inspiring song you chose.

Friendship is indeed important, we can't do everything by ourselves, we need people to be by our sides at some moments.
Beautiful presentation ma
Happy weekend

You always amaze me with your beautiful entries, my dear..

One of my faves here..

One of the things I love the most about you is the effort you put into your presentations.

I love you dear..

And ohhhhh, I have the Bandlab app on my phone but never used it, I guess I will try it out now..

I like what you did it with but your voice (es) were quite too light.

Overall, this was a great entry dear. Welldone👍❤️