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Relationship Dilemma Inspires Single Titled “Persimpangan”
Alsa Aqilah or Alsa has released her latest single titled “Persimpangan”. This pop-genre song tells about the dilemma of uncertainty in relationships. “Persimpangan” describes the situation of feeling deeply in love, as well as doubts whether a relationship can be happy and last forever or only cause heartbreak.
Alsa’s single “Persimpangan” is the result of a collaboration between Acuan Entertainment and TikTok. The collaboration presents a single entitled “Persimpangan” which aims to bring out the heart of someone who is feeling doubt in a relationship.
“Imagine, if you really love someone but don’t know what the future holds,” explains Alsa. The feeling of affection creates a dilemma in the heart. “This feeling is very natural,” says Alsa.
Initially, Alsa was inspired by romance problems that relate to all couples. “Actually, this song came from overthinking and reflecting on the dilemma of a relationship,” says Alsa. The song “Persimpangan” has its own purpose for Alsa. “I just want to say that “Persimpangan” will be experienced by everyone,” explains Alsa.
Regarding the genre, Alsa’s inspiration came from her interest in K-Pop. “The genre in “Persimpangan” is pop with a touch of K-Pop,” Alsa explained. The K-Pop ;touch’ in the song “Persimpangan” is represented in the instruments. “The K-Pop element is from the instruments, but the lyrics are still Indo-Pop,” said Alsa.
In the single “Persimpangan”, there are lyrics that are Alsa’s favorite. “I like the lyrics the most: Apakah kamu patah hati terbesar atau jadi akhir penantian yang wajar?”, explains Alsa while singing the lyrics.
Alsa shared her views on her latest single titled “Persimpangan”. “In my opinion, the music is new,” said Alsa. In addition, Alsa also hopes that “Persimpangan” can be enjoyed by listeners. “I hope you and the listeners like it, especially those who are in a dilemma with their relationship,” Alsa explained.
The single “Persimpangan” attracted the attention of a well-known South Korean artist, JUNNY, who is a songwriter for top South Korean artists, such as IU, EXO’s Baekhyun, NCT and Jay B. At the event, JUNNY performed the song “Persimpangan” in South Korea and also praised Alsa by saying that the singer of the song “Persimpangan” is a very talented Indonesian singer.
The collaboration, which took place on December 6, 2022, was initiated by Asimula, a South Korea-based company that provides a virtual live-event platform where artists can create podcasts, concerts and various events live in the real time manageable world of Metaverse integrated in the platform.
The single “Persimpangan” also holds hope. Alsa also hopes that the song “Persimpangan” can represent the feelings of people who are experiencing ‘persimpangan’ in a relationship. “Hopefully my song can be a medium to express their feelings,” Alsa explained. She also advised people who are at a ‘persimpangan’. The single “Persimpangan” also holds hope. Alsa also hopes that the song “Persimpangan” can represent the feelings of people who are experiencing ‘intersection’ in a relationship. “Hopefully my song can be a medium to express their feelings,” Alsa explained. She also advised people who are at a ‘crossroads’. “Keep your spirits up! You have to keep positive, optimistic and just do it,” Alsa said.
Persimpangan Music Video