When it comes to iconic R&B hits of the late 90s and early 2000s, Mya’s “Movin on” featuring Silk The Shocker is definitely a song that comes to mind. Released in 1998 as the lead single from Mya’s self-titled debut album, this track quickly became a fan favorite and solidified Mya’s place in the music industry.
The smooth, groovy beat combined with Mya’s sultry vocals and Silk The Shocker’s rap verses created a perfect blend of R&B and hip-hop. The lyrics tell a story of a woman who is ready to move on from a toxic relationship and find her independence. It resonated with listeners of all ages, who could relate to the empowering message of self-love and growth.
“Movin on” topped the charts and became a certified platinum hit, showcasing Mya’s incredible talent and charisma. The song’s infectious melody and catchy chorus made it an instant classic, and it remains a beloved track to this day.