Bronx rapper Isis ‘Ice Spice’ Gaston opened up about the meaning of her hit song Munch, which has completely taken over the internet since its release.
If you’ve used the internet at all over the last two months, chances are you’ve come across the song Munch (Feelin’ U) by now. The song, released in August 2022, has completely taken over both TikTok and Twitter with one of the most catchy hooks of the year.
Ice Spice is the rapper behind the song, and has become a viral sensation from the music video which now has over 13 million views.
Now, Ice Spice has explained song of the meaning of the song.
Ice Spice explains what a “Munch” is
The Bronx native spoke to Rolling Stone with her first big interview since gaining internet fame.
In the interview, the 22-year-old opened up about the meaning behind what a munch is. She explained that a “Munch” is a “desperate man.”
During a recording session in her room, she said she was looking to make a “fast song” when the thought of writing about a “Munch” came to mind.
Ice Spice admits that when the song dropped it had tons of haters, but over time, won listeners over and now has completely dominated all music platforms with millions and millions of listens. Her viral stardom even caught the attention of Drake, who DMed her his support along with an invitation to the OVO festival.
Despite being one of her first songs ever, Ice Spice has already made one of the biggest hits of the year, even earning Drake’s stamp of approval.
Who is ice spice signed to?
Ice Spice is an American rapper who was born on January 1, 2000 (age 22 years) in the Bronx, New York, United States. Her style of music (Genre) is Drill music, Brooklyn drill, and Hip-Hop/Rap. She began rapping in 2021, and she rose to popularity with her 2022 single “Munch (Feelin’ U)“.
According to Luminate, Ice Spice has signed with 10K projects, the label confirmed with Billboard. And while the company declined to comment further, sources have cited a payday nearing $3 million for the 22-year-old.
Earlier in August 2022, Drake was spotted with the Bronx rapper Ice Spice at a Toronto Concert. The Canadian superstar co-signed the “Name of Love” artist recently.
Not only did she receive a coveted co-sign from 35-year-old Drake after sharing her “Munch (Feelin’ U)” song and music video earlier this month, but now, she’s also been spotted partying with the 6ix God in Toronto.
Recently, cameras caught footage of the 22-year-old “Name of Love” artist kicking it the front of a crowd with the Scorpion hitmaker, who was clearly enjoying himself as he danced and sang along to the performance playing out in front of them at the Budweiser stage.
While they didn’t seem to be getting up close and personal at the event, Spice celebrated her arrival in Canada with a video on Instagram that saw her walking off a private jet, wearing a double denim outfit and rocking her signature ginger curls.