Burn & Listen: The Perfect Playlist for the OLB Queen Line Candles

Transform your space into a sanctuary of scent and sound with our curated "Burn & Listen" guide. Pairing each candle from the OLB Queen Line with a song that encapsulates its essence, we invite you on a sensory journey that celebrates iconic African American women in music, literature, and activism. Light a candle, press play, and immerse yourself in an ambiance that honors their legacy and achievements.

2/26/20242 min read

Candle: Like Erykah - "Bag Lady" by Erykah Badu

Immerse yourself in the sultry depths of the Like Erykah candle while vibing to the soulful strains of "Bag Lady." Badu's smooth voice, combined with the candle's exotic blend, creates a mysterious and alluring atmosphere, perfect for reflection or a relaxed evening.

Candle: Like Michelle -"Superwoman" by Alicia Keys

The fresh and invigorating scent of Like Michelle pairs seamlessly with Alicia Keys' anthem "Superwoman." This combination inspires empowerment and energy, paying homage to Michelle Obama's dynamic spirit and commitment to change.

Candle:Like Jill - "Golden" by Jill Scott

Complement the warm and inviting ambiance created by the Like Jill candle with Jill Scott's "Golden." This pairing encourages a sense of joy and self-love, perfect for moments of self-care and relaxation.

Candle: Like Maya - "Phenomenal Woman" by Maya Angelou

With the Like Maya candle, let Maya Angelou's spoken word piece "Phenomenal Woman" envelop you in an aura of femininity and strength. This pairing celebrates the beauty and complexity of womanhood.

Candle: Like Anita - "Sweet Love" by Anita Baker

The energizing scent of Like Anita is perfectly matched with "Sweet Love" by Anita Baker. Let this sensual song and the candle's invigorating aroma fill your room, creating a refreshing and romantic mood.

Candle: Like Toni - "A Song for You" by Donny Hathaway

Inspired by Toni Morrison's profound storytelling, the Like Toni candle and Donny Hathaway's heartfelt "A Song for You" create a reflective and soul-stirring ambiance, ideal for deep contemplation or creative endeavors.

Candle: Like Alice - "What's Going On" by Marvin Gaye

The harmonious blend of Like Alice pairs with Marvin Gaye's "What's Going On" to inspire a sense of balance and awareness. This combination calls for moments of meditation on the world's beauty and complexities.

General Pairing - "Rise Up" by Andra Day

For any candle from the Queen Line, Andra Day's "Rise Up" serves as a universal anthem of resilience and empowerment. It complements the collection's overall message of celebrating the strength and influence of African American women.

Through these pairings, the OLB Queen Line becomes more than just candles; they are an immersive experience that honors the legacies of remarkable women. Whether used for relaxation, inspiration, or celebration, let these scent and song combinations elevate your moments of solitude or gathering.