Beamed Eighth Notes was approved as part of Unicode 1.1 in 1993.
The "♫" emote or "Beamed Eighth Notes" emote is a musical notation symbol used to represent music or singing in written communication, such as text messages or social media posts. It consists of two connected eighth notes, which are commonly used in music to indicate rhythm and timing. The emote is often used to express enjoyment of music or to indicate that someone is singing or listening to music.
- Melancholy & Sadness:
"This melody is so beautiful, but it also makes me feel a little sad ♫"
- Awe & Admiration:
"Wow, the way they play that instrument is truly impressive ♫"
- Curiosity & Inquisitiveness:
"I've never heard this artist before, I wonder what their other songs sound like ♫"