The multi-awarded singer and songwriter sings a song of regret and hearbreak in new solo single.
Yumi Lacsamana, singer-songwriter and (theater and film) actress and half of the Awit-awarded R&B duo Thyro & Yumi, is getting used to going about things on her own. For the past few singles, she’s been releasing as a solo act and it is so with her newly released single titled “Pundi.”
This melancholy but tuneful piano-decked ballad is her best sounding solo-effort yet and that’s telling. Does that mean that Yumi is better off as a solo music act?
“Pundi” was originally written by Yumi and Thyro for the Viva movie “Squad Goals.”
And while the Thyro-Yumi duo hasn’t been active of late, it’s good to know that they do manage to still write together. Asked if anything has changed with their approach, Yumi answered, “Not really. I can say that our working relationship didn’t change that much. Except (now) when the pandemic hit. It’s a bit hard for us to write because we need to do it virtually. It takes time unlike before we can finish a son