This browser doesn't support Spotify Web Player. Switch browsers or download Spotify for your desktop.

Half an Orange

Popular

  1. 1.
    Old Friends - Blonde Maze
    3:210:30
  2. 2.
    Chuck Taylors (feat. Bijou.) - Bijou.
    3:300:30
  3. 3.
    Pillow - Blonde Maze ,
    3:380:30
  4. 4.
    Downtown - Holmsey Remix - Holmsey
    3:290:30
  5. 5.
    Left Behind - Inukshuk
    3:340:30
The musical duo's odd name comes from a Portuguese expression that they learned while living on a beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for a year.
The expression, "metade da laranja" (translated to "half an orange"), means that everyone is half an orange looking for that one person, thing, or purpose that completes them (or the other half of their orange). If you're still only half an orange then you're still lonely and lost in the world. The duo liked the name because they always felt a little lost or out of place in the world.
Upon returning from his year of backpacking through Brazil, they turned their poems into music. They would start by transforming each poem into an acoustic song. From there, they'd work in studio to turn the organic and acoustic sound into a full electronic production.
They released their first song under Half an Orange, Downtown, a month after returning from Brazil. In less than 30 days it was streamed over 300,000 times across the internet.
They have since worked with CloudKid Records, Lowly Palace, and Monstercat. Their song Chuck Taylors premiered on Sirius/XM radio. They followed this with their song Old Friends, which premiered on the world's biggest streamer, Ninja's, Twitch channel. He later debuted and starred in their Old Friends music video, which has over 2 million views on YouTube. In total, their music has over 20 million worldwide streams.
Mostly We Grow.

106,906

Monthly Listeners

4,300

Followers

Where people listen

Singles

Discovered On

Related Artists

Listen to Half an Orange now.

Listen to Half an Orange in full in the Spotify app