Tamera: the one who sees colors when she hears music

  • By Rebecca Swash and Katie Thompson
  • Reporters at Newsbeat

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Tamera revealed she didn’t know synesthesia ‘was a thing’

Imagine listening to music and seeing colors. Yes, you read correctly.

This is exactly what happened to singer and songwriter Tamera, due to a neurological characteristic she suffers from.

She has synesthesia, a condition that merges the senses so that instead of feeling them separately and involuntarily, they are automatically brought together.

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