Although the weather hasn’t exactly been ideal this month, we’ve got plenty of new music that will turn that frown upside down!
BAILEY BAUM – OVER IT (EP)
Late last month, the talented artist released her first-ever album entitled “Over It”.The EP beautifully expressed the various stages of heartbreak, particularly from the perspective of a Gen Z woman living in today’s society. From her meaningful lyrics to the aesthetically pleasing album cover,it comes as no surprise that the 24-year-old has acquired nearly 50,000 monthly listeners on Spotify as well as an applaudable amount of recognition for her music on the streaming service.
PETER WISE – NEUTRAL(SINGLE)
Feel-good music is one of the few ways we as a society have been able to push through these uncertain times and hope for happier days. Wise explores this belief of moving forward in life, particularly with that special someone, through his sweet-toned vocals and excellent guitar-playing skills. The musically gifted, optimistic, Brooklyn artist is definitely one to keep a close eye on this summer.
STEVEN RYAN – BURNS LIKE FIRE (SINGLE)
Steven Ryan showcased his amazing vocals in his latest single “Burns Like Fire”.The intense and extremely catchy release provides an intimate perspective of what genuine love feels like. With a notable 10,000 plays on his song, “Angels”, on Apple Play Music, it comes as no surprise that the Canadian artist has released yet another excellent song.
SHAQY – INSIDE OUT (SINGLE)
Formerly known as Shaqy Dread, the talented artist, Shaqy, has made a brilliant return to music with his new single,” Inside Out”. The Dancehall/R&B-inspired tune gives the perfect dose of romantic summer vibes that we all need to wash away the chaos of this past year. His unique sound and captivating visuals make us confident that Shaqy is definitely one to watch out for in the UK music scene.
JEFFREY JAMES – WE CAN BE HEROES (SINGLE)
The Nashville pop singer tugs on all our heartstrings with his appeal to society to help our fellow neighbour in need during this pandemic. James’s soft yet gruff vocals express the passion he feels for this cause in the most artistic way. With only 4 months remaining of 2021, the single is the perfect reminder of how far we all have come this year.
NATALIE OKRI FT. SNEAKBO & RAMZ – ROLL WIT ME (REMIX)
South East London artist Natalie Okri is more than a singer-songwriter, she is also both a producer and performer or to make it short a multifaceted music artist, and the remix to her single “Roll wit Me” features fellow talented London artists Sneakbo and Ramz. The song will absolutely get you summertime and link up ready with its upbeat and feel-good vibe and the features are perfect compliments to the original track, it shows off Natalie’s ability to collaborate with other known artists and stick to her style with previous songs featuring elements of R&B, Afrobeats, and Dancehall.
Natalie knows how to put the fun in a tune and give fans what they need at the right time with fellow artist Ramz commenting, “Making this song and shooting the video was all about fun. I’ve known Natalie for a while and I was happy to jump on this track as it’s a tune needed for summer, so hopefully, the people can see the vibe we wanted to create and really mess with it.”
Written by: Danielle Egele