Whereas “Drag Queen” could technically be Monique’s debut single, she’s truly been writing songs for years. She says that she first began writing within the fifth grade when she would write poems as a method to assist her course of her feelings, and in highschool, she had a pal who really useful she flip these poems into songs.
She says she comes from a really musical household as she and all of her siblings performed devices beginning in grade faculty, and her sister even works within the business.
However over time, she mentioned she put songwriting apart to concentrate on her household.
“I used to be in remedy and my therapist requested, ‘Properly, what do you do once you wish to relieve the stress or the strain?'” Monique says. “I needed to actually give it some thought as a result of it has been years. After having children I do not actually have the time.”
She says her therapist really useful she write a track to assist her course of her feelings.
“The emotions and the feelings I used to be in a position to launch as soon as I used to be in a position to get into the sales space and report the track, it helped me to only put all the things behind me and simply concentrate on transferring ahead,” Monique says of recording “Drag Queens.”
“It was my method of turning a adverse scenario right into a optimistic, making one thing that was enjoyable, a pleasant beat, simply change the entire narrative for me as I transfer ahead,” she says.