Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Ukraine | DANTES - "Boleye ili meneye"

BRAND NEW

DANTES is the stage name of Vladimir Dantes, Ukrainian singer who was born in Kharkiv in 1988. He rose to prominence as a member of the duo DiO.filmy, along with Vadim Oleynik. He has just released a new single, titled "Boleye ili meneye". It's a very captivating pop-rock song!

Netherlands | R3HAB feat. ZAYN and Jungleboi - "Flames"

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R3HAB is Fadil El Ghoul, a Dutch DJ and producer who was born in Den Bosch in 1986. He has joined British singer ZAYN and Zimbabwean-British DJ Jungleboi to release "Flames". It's a modern electropop song, with that recognizable and enjoyable structure that flows until a very cool set of bridge and electronic chorus.

Slovakia | Dennyiah - "Kingdom"

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Denisa Gajarská and Ľuboš Šoltés are Dennyiah, a Slovak duo from Košice. Meet them with their beautiful single "Kingdom". It's the perfect mix of simple but amazing instrumentals and a smooth and wonderful voice. It has such a huge ambience!

Croatia | Lorena Bućan - "Tihi Ocean"

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Lorena Bućan is a Croatian singer from Split. She has recently released "Tihi Ocean", and it's ballad pop at its best! It's a song that offers a highly captivating melody, an irresistible set of bridge, chorus and post-chorus, and a passionate vocal performance. What's not to love?

Monday, February 24, 2020

Latvia | Aminata - "Nejauc man prātu"

BRAND NEW

Aminata has a new single! The Latvian diva has just released "Nejauc man prātu", a feast of synth beats that brings futuristic sounds in bloom!

Iceland | Ari feat. Toggi - "Anthem"

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Ari Guðmundsson is an Icelandic composer, instrumentalist and songwriter from Reykjavík. Toggi is a singer and songwriter, also from Reykjavik. They got together for a great single, "Anthem". The song offers a wonderful mix of classic rock and Nordic sounds. The result is totally hypnotic!

This song doesn't have an official video on YouTube, but you can listen to it on Spotify.

France | Giordana Angi - "Come mia madre"

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French-born Italian singer Giordana Angi was another new talent to try Festival di Sanremo this year. And her song was so emotional! "Come mia madre" is a piano-led song with a very powerful chorus.

Sweden | Klara Hammarström - "Nobody"

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Sweden is celebrating the 60th edition of Melodifestivalen with a line-up of bangers. One of them was brought to us by Klara Hammarström, a 19 year-old singer from Stockholm. "Nobody" brings the taste of early 2000s pop in a super exciting track! You can watch her live performance here.

Sunday, February 23, 2020

Croatia | Jacques Houdek - "Teret"

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Croatian singer Jacques Houdek shared one more amazing single with us. "Teret" delivers his trademark vocal power, this time in the form of a potent pop-rock ballad that highlights the rock instruments in the chorus.

Italy | Pinguini Tattici Nucleari - "Ringo Starr"

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Pinguini Tattici Nucleari is a band formed in 2010 in the city of Bergamo. They recently took their music to the Festival di Sanremo stage, finishing third with the song "Ringo Starr". The track is a memorable piece of indie rock that will up your spirits in the blink of an eye!

Romania | Reni Tolvai - "You and me"

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Romanian-born singer Reni Tolvai has recently turned to English to release a new single. "You and me" is a powerful ballad which relies in Reni's impeccable interpretation and an intense piano-based instrumentation.

Portugal | Elas - "Eu gosto de ti"

RECENT

Elas is a duo project formed by two big talents in Portugal, Aurea and Marisa Liz from Amor Electro. We just heard their single "Eu gosto de ti", and got instantly captivated by its delicate simplicity.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

United Kingdom | LEDGER - "My arms"

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British star LEDGER is back with a new single. And it's a stupendous one! "My arms" offers an involving ambience, led by a growing melody that goes building more and more energy while it develops. The result couldn't be any better: it's our song of the week!

Finland | Ollie - "Ainakin mä rakastin"

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Olli-Matti Kalliosaari is the name of Ollie, a Finnish singer born in Pietarsaari in 1994. We just got to listen to his latest single: "Ainakin mä rakastin" is a pop ballad with an endearing instrumentation.

Italy | Levante - "Tikibombom"

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Time to see what Levante has been up to! She was part of the line-up for the 2020 Festival di Sanremo, which she graced with the song "Tikibombom". Don't let the title fool you: the song portrays lyrics of a strong cry for people feeling left behind or bullied, with a compelling instrumentation that will give you chills.

Sweden | Smith & Thell - "Goliath"

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Swedish duo Smith & Thell are enjoying great success with their most recent releases. And "Goliath", the most recent one, is bound to follow the same path. The track brings their trademark country influences to a very entertaining pop track!

Friday, February 21, 2020

Slovenia | Žan Serčič - "Lana"

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Slovene singer Žan Serčič has just released a wonderful new single. It's entitled "Lana". The song is a beautiful ballad with an endearing melody and an involving vocal performance.

Greece | Christina Gerani - "Dyo yposcheseis"

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Greek singer Christina Gerani has a new single on offer. We are talking about "Dyo yposcheseis". The song offers intensity at all levels, from smooth but imposing verses to a powerful and marking chorus.

Italy | RIKI - "Lo sappiamo entrambi"

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RIKI is the stage name of Riccardo Marcuzzo, an Italian singer who was born in Segrate in 1992. He rose to prominence after being the runner-up of season 16 of Amici (first place among the singers). He has just taken our hearts with his Festival di Sanremo's song, "Lo sappiamo entrambi". It's a smooth ballad with a highly captivating melody and a marking and memorable chorus. RIKI's voice is really something special!

Croatia | Marko Kutlić - "Samo nek ona sretna je"

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We are now in Croatia, to listen to a new single by Marko Kutlić. It's entitled "Samo nek ona sretna je". It's a soft song with marking beats and a huge focus on Marko's wonderful vocal performance.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Spain | David Otero feat. Taburete - "Una foto en blanco y negro"

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David Otero and Taburete met to release a single together. And the result is quite fantastic: "Una foto en blanco y negro" brings a very well orchestrated pop-rock ballad! The track is a cover of El Canto del Loco, the former project of Otero.

Sweden | Felix Sandman - "Boys with emotions"

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Swedish star Felix Sandman has a new song taking part of Melodifestivalen. And we are completely sure: it doesn't matter what result it gets in the festival, "Boys with emotions" is a song that is fully ready to get as much airplay as a song can! It's fresh, catchy and very entertaining.

Italy | Michele Zarrillo - "Nell'estasi o nel fango"

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Once again, this year, one of the most enjoyable songs of Festival di Sanremo was Michele Zarrillo's. "Nell'estasi o nel fango" is so captivating! It's a song with a strong chorus and an infectious and irresistible vibe.

Greece | Giorgos Mazonakis - "Dianykterevo"

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It's time to listen to a new release by Greek star Giorgos Mazonakis. It's "Dianykterevo". The song is an exciting pop with marking beats and a very cool chorus.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Czech Republic | Karelll - "At least we tried"

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Karelll comes from Prague to show us his amazing sounds. He has recently been in the spotlight as one of the participants of the Czech National Final for Eurovision. With "At least we tried", he conquered hearts thanks to its raw message and growing instrumentation.

Sweden | Linda Bengtzing - "Alla mina sorger"

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Linda Bengtzing is almost a trademark of Melodifestivalen (the Swedish National Final for Eurovision). And she has just reinforced that connection, with the infectious "Alla mina sorger". It's that kind of electro-schlager only she can deliver. We are so addicted! The song deserved better in the competition.

Italy | Tecla - "8 Marzo"

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Tecla Marianna Insolia is an Italian singer who was born in Varese in 2004. She rose to prominence as the winner of the second season of Sanremo Young, an Italian talent show for young singers. She has just taken part of the Nuove Proposte category of Festival di Sanremo. Her "8 Marzo" was the category's runner-up, but could have easily been the winner. It's an outstanding ballad, with an imposing melody and a wonderful vocal performance!

Latvia | Samanta Tīna - "Still breathing"

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After five attempts, Samanta Tīna is finally going to represent her country on Eurovision. She is going to fly the Latvian flag with "Still breathing". It's a groovy pop song with spices of hip-hop and electropop. The melody is very sexy!

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Croatia | Jelena Rozga - "Sveto pismo"

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Time to check up on Croatian singer Jelena Rozga! She has just released a new single, "Sveto pismo", and we fell for it. The track starts as a sweet ballad that evolves into a beautiful folkloric song, always showcasing Jelena's powerful voice.

Sweden | Amanda Fondell - "Widescreen"

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Amanda Linnea Fondell is a Swedish singer who was born in Linderöd in 1994. She rose to prominence as the winner of season eight of the Swedish Idols, and with some singles we love, such as "All this way" and "Dumb". Amanda has just released a new single, titled "Widescreen". It's a very groovy song, with catchy beats and a vocal performance only Amanda could deliver!

Spain | La Casa Azul - "El colapso gravitacional"

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Every single by La Casa Azul is bound to make us enjoy ourselves. And their latest one is no exception. "El colapso gravitacional" is a feast of the best indie and synth sounds!

United Kingdom | JP Cooper - "In these arms"

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British singer JP Cooper returns to our site with a lovely new single. We're talking about "In these arms", an interesting, groovy mix of pop that will melt in your ears!

Monday, February 17, 2020

The Charts Day #213 (part 2)

CHARTS

We are still fully in love with the winner of Festival di Sanremo, Diodato's "Fai rumore". And we are surely not alone! The song is, no surprise, leading the charts in Italy.

The Charts Day #213 (part 1)

CHARTS

"Blinding lights", by The Weeknd, is currently the biggest hit in Europe. The song is charting everywhere, being #1 in Belgium, Denmark, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland and the United Kingdom, #2 in Austria, Germany and Sweden and #3 in Bulgaria and Portugal. Talk about success!

Sunday, February 16, 2020

Italy | Elodie - "Andromeda"

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Elodie was one of the names that called the biggest attention from this year's Festival di Sanremo. And her song, "Andromeda" (not "Dromedaria"), was certainly one of the show's highlights: the track brought a very interesting mix of urban, pop and retro sounds, a combination not often seen in the festival.

Czech Republic | Olga Lounová - "Dark water"

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Olga Lounová was one of the names that graced the Czech National Final for the 2020 Eurovision. Her song "Dark water" did not win the ticket to Rotterdam, but it definitely won our hearts with its delicate growing verses.

Ireland | Picture This - "Winona Ryder"

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Picture This have a new single to show us! We're talking about "Winona Ryder", a pop-rock song with a very sweet melody that will instantly put a smile on your face!

Netherlands | Maan - "Ze huilt maar ze lacht"

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We are now landing in the Netherlands, to listen to a great new single by Maan. We are talking about "Ze huilt maar ze lacht". It's a delicate ballad with a smooth guitar-led melody and a marvelous and even smoother vocal performance.

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Italy | Diodato - "Fai rumore"

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Antonio Diodato is an Italian singer and songwriter who was born in Aosta in 1981. He has just won this year's Festival di Sanremo with the outstanding "Fai rumore" – which has everything to reach high positions on Eurovision, too. The song is everything one can expect from an Italian ballad: it's passionate, intense and highly captivating. We were in love since the first listen, and this love only keeps growing! It's our song of the week.

Spain | Maldita Nerea - "Dos besos después"

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Spanish band Maldita Nerea returns to our site! Their new single is entitled "Dos besos después", and it brings a delightful pop-rock track that wraps a very romantic set of lyrics.

Bosnia and Herzegovina | Ilma Karahmet - "Neko nije"

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Ilma Karahmet has quickly become one of our favorite artists from Bosnia and Herzegovina. Every single she releases dazzles us, and her latest one is no exception. "Neko nije" is a soulful ballad with a very delicate instrumentation that explodes in a powerful chorus.

Greece | Petros Iakovidis - "Koimisou apopse edo"

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Petros Iakovidis is a Greek singer who was born in Kavala. There is no better way to get to know him than with his latest single, entitled "Koimisou apopse edo". It's a song in which Greek folk pop and classical instruments meet in a marvelous manner. The result is very involving!

Friday, February 14, 2020

Czech Republic | Benny Cristo - "Kemama"

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Benny Cristo is the new stage name of Czech singer Ben Cristovao, one of the staple names of the local urban music scene. The Pilsen-born has recently been selected as the Czech artist for the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Kemama", a track that highlights this urban feel in a great mix with pop sounds.

Italy | Rita Pavone - "Niente (Resilienza 74)"

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Rita Pavone (Turin, 1945) is one of the most important names in the Italian music scene of all time. She has just returned to Festival di Sanremo after decades, and her comeback couldn't have been more amazing. No praise would be enough for "Niente (Resilienza 74)"! It's an infectious pop-rock with an excellent chorus, which got us addicted in no time.

Finland | Topi Latukka - "Älä valitse minua"

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Softengine frontman Topi Latukka has also been going solo for some time now. And he has just released a fantastic new single. "Älä valitse minua" is a deep ballad that highlights Topi's raspy voice.

Croatia | Domenica - "Ćiribu ćiriba"

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Croatian singer Domenica is back with a new single on offer. We are talking about "Ćiribu ćiriba". It's a sweet song with an endearing melody and a vocal performance that is totally fitting to it.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Germany | voXXclub - "Wieder da"

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German group voXXclub has a new single on offer. And it's about time we say it: if you can't have fun with a song of theirs, we are sorry, you are very likely dead inside. "Wieder da" is an irresistible song!

Sweden | Ulrik Munther - "Gloom"

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Look who is back! Swedish singer Ulrik Munther has a great new single on offer. We are talking about "Gloom". It's a wonderful song, with a hypnotic melody and that passionate and exact vocal performance Ulrik never fails to deliver.

Italy | Alberto Urso - "Il Sole ad Est"

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Italian tenor Alberto Urso has just gifted us with an amazing entry for this year's Festival di Sanremo. It's "Il Sole ad Est", a song that is opera pop at its best! Alberto delivers it with unique personality.

Norway | Tommy Fredvang feat. Rita Eriksen - "Stå i ro"

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Look who is finally back to our site! It's Norwegian singer Tommy Fredvang, who has joined Rita Eriksen, from Oslo, to record and release "Stå i ro". It's an endearing guitar-led ballad that is ready to win your heart. Their voices work very well together!

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Iceland | Elísabet - "Haunting"

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Icelandic singer Elísabet Ormslev returns to Sounds European! with yet another fantastic track. "Haunting" is a noir pop that relies on intense beats and Elísabet's strong voice to create a truly unique sound. The song was part of this year's Söngvakeppnin, the local National Final for Eurovision.

France | Lucie Vagenheim - "Manque d'audace"

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Lucie Vagenheim is a young singer hailing from Lille, France. She rose to prominence after coming second in the sixth edition of The Voice in her country. Meet her in her latest release: "Manque d'audace" is a pop track that is as delicate as fun to listen to!

Italy | Piero Pelù - "Gigante"

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Piero Pelù is an Italian singer and songwriter who was born in Florence in 1962. He rose to prominence as a member of Litfiba, and later as one of the coaches of The Voice of Italy. Piero was one of the highlights of the 2020 Festival di Sanremo, with his awesome "Gigante". It's a captivating pop-rock song, with a melody that transpires energy and a chorus that is as addictive as one can be.

Portugal | Bárbara Bandeira - "Nós os dois"

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Bárbara Sofia Holanda Bandeira is Bárbara Bandeira, a Portuguese singer who was born in Azeitão in 2001. Meet her with the wonderful "Nós os dois". Melody, voice, instrumentals... everything in it is as sweet as it could be!

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Germany | Faun - "Rosenrot"

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Faun is a German band formed in 1998. Their unique sounds (that blend pagan folk, darkwave and medieval music with lyrics in a variety of languages) made them a popular name all around the world. You'll see what we mean in "Rosenrot": it is a very entertaining track!

Sweden | Noak Hellsing - "Good enough"

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Time to meet a new talent rising in Sweden! Noak Hellsing is a 17-year-old singer who comes from Stockholm. He is wowing audiences with his amazing vocal capacities, as he shows in his most recent single. "Good enough" is a compelling piano-driven ballad that will give you chills down your spine.

Czech Republic | We All Poop - "All the blood (Positive song actually)"

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Jakub Božek, Vojtěch Božek, Šimon Martínek and Michal Jiráň form We All Poop, a Czech band hailing from Prague. Their unique (albeit true!) name made them an instant standout when they were announced as participants of the Czech National Final for Eurovision. And their song finished conquering us: "All the blood (Positive song actually)" is a deep pop-rock track that drives alternative sounds to convey a uniquely noir ambience.

Italy | Elettra Lamborghini - "Musica (e il resto scompare)"

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Elettra Lamborghini was born in Bologna, Italy, in 1994. Granddaughter of the famous sports car manufacturer, she found a very successful place in the show business, developing a career as a model, influencer, TV personality and singer. She has recently been part of the line-up of the traditional Festival di Sanremo with "Musica (e il resto scompare)", a song that mixes pop and Latin influences to create a really fun ensemble!

Monday, February 10, 2020

Slovenia | Gašper Rifelj - "Angel"

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Slovene singer Gašper Rifelj has just released a new single. And it's a lovely one! "Angel" is a sweet song with wonderful classical instrumentation and an absolutely endearing vocal performance.

Croatia | Neda Ukraden - "Nije pošteno"

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Neda Ukraden is a Croatian singer who was born in Imotski in 1950. She is one of the most important names in the Balkan music scene. She has just released a new single, entitled "Nije pošteno", and we couldn't be more in love with it. It's a classic Balkan folk song, with a highly addictive chorus!

Greece | Alcatrash - "De m' akoumpas"

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Sounds European! remeets Greek band Alcatrash. They have released another awesome single. "De m' akoumpas" is an intense and strong pop-rock song with a very catchy chorus.

Sweden | Etta Zelmani - "Watching you"

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Etta Nordberg Zelmani is a Swedish singer hailing from Stockholm who was born in 1999. Meet her with "Watching you". It's an enticing pop song, with a chorus that sticks to the head immediately after the first listen.

Romania | Lidia Buble - "Lacatul si femeia"

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Romanian singer Lidia Buble is back with another great single. It's entitled "Lacatul si femeia". The song is a well-paced pop with a wonderful, well-marked melody and a hypnotic ambience.

Sunday, February 09, 2020

United Kingdom | Lewis Capaldi - "Before you go"

BRAND NEW

British superstar Lewis Capaldi has just released a new single. And it's a singer-songwriter masterpiece! "Before you go" is a beautiful guitar-led midtempo ballad with a very passionate vocal performance. We are listening to it nonstop!

Lithuania | Kastytis Kerbedis - "Mėlynakė"

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Kastytis Kerbedis (Panevėžys, 1963) is one of the most important names in the Lithuanian music scene. We are totally in love with his latest single, "Mėlynakė". It's a song that is the true definition of fun, from first to last second!

North Macedonia | Suzana Gavazova - "Dzungla"

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Suzana Gavazova is a Macedonian singer who was born in Strumica in 1979. Listen to her latest single, entitled "Dzungla". It's a sexy Balkan pop song with a melody that is highly exciting.

Slovakia | Peter Srámek - "Kéz a kézben"

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Slovak singer Peter Srámek has a new single on offer. We are talking about "Kéz a kézben". It's a smooth electropop song with a marking chorus and a wonderful vocal performance.

Serbia | IN VIVO - "Džentlemen"

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IN VIVO is a Serbian duo formed by Igor Maljukanović and Neven Živančević, both born in Rodjen in 1985. Meet them with their latest single, "Džentlemen". It's a song that offers an involving and hypnotic melody, with a unique mood and ambience.

Saturday, February 08, 2020

United Kingdom | Dua Lipa - "Physical"

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Dua Lipa is one of the big names for this generation's pop scene. And every new single she releases confirms this statement. Her latest single is "Physical", an explosion of retro sounds that ticks every box to become one of the first international hits of 2020 – and also, of course, our song of the week!

Romania | Dora Gaitanovici feat. What's UP - "Eu te las"

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Dora Gaitanovici is a Romanian singer, songwriter and musician who was born in Buzău. She rose to prominence after being the runner-up of The Voice of Romania in 2018. Dora has gathered with What's UP to release "Eu te las". It's a grandiose pop song, with one of those choruses that takes no time until convincing you to replay the track over and over again!

Spain | Andrés Suárez - "Despiértame"

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It's finally time to remeet Spanish singer Andrés Suárez. He has recently released an amazing new single. It's "Despiértame", a passionate pop-rock song with a lot of personality!

Poland | 4Dreamers - "Inapropro"

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Jakub Szmajkowski, Maksymilian Więckowski, Tomasz Gregorczyk and Mateusz Gędek are 4Dreamers, a Polish boyband formed at the end of The Voice Kids in 2018. Listen to their amazing latest single, "Inapropro", which was presented in the opening ceremony of the 2019 Junior Eurovision. It offers the best qualities of boyband music: wonderful vocal harmony, fun melody and a very addictive chorus!

Greece | Sasa Basta - "Vera"

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Sasa Basta is a Greek singer coming from Xanthi. Listen to her latest single, "Vera". It's pure entertainment, from first to last second. It's a song with a chorus that sticks to the head after the very first listen!

Friday, February 07, 2020

Slovenia | vit@vox - "Ravno obratno"

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Slovene band vit@vox are back to our site with a great new single on offer. We are talking about "Ravno obratno". It's an entertaining pop-rock song with a very inviting chorus. It's absolutely impossible not to have fun with it!

Spain | Blas Cantó - "Universo"

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Some months ago, Blas Cantó was confirmed as the Spanish representative for the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. He was the second artist to be announced, and last week his song became the second to be published: "Universo" is a contemporary pop that flirts with electronic beats and, Latin bits and epic high notes to create a highly addictive track.

Belarus | Angelica Argubash - "Mne lyubvi tvoyey malo"

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Angelica Argubash is one of Belarus's biggest stars. Born in Minsk in 1970, she is a TV presenter, actress and former model with a career spanning more than 30 years and a signing career including 11 studio albums and a participation in the 2005 Eurovision. She lands on Sounds European! with a fabulous single: "Mne lyubvi tvoyey malo" is an entertaining pop that mixes synth and electronic sounds.

Estonia | Birgit - "Sinuga"

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Estonian singer Birgit is back to our site! She has recently released "Sinuga", a super sweet ballad that will take you through a land of winter wonder!

Thursday, February 06, 2020

Poland | Smolasty feat. Ewa Farna - "Pełnia"

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Smolasty is a Polish singer born in Warsaw in 1995. He has recently collaborated with Czech superstar Ewa Farna in "Pełnia", a noir mix of pop, R&B and synth with intense beats and a great atmosphere.

Denmark | Tim Schou - "High water"

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Danish singer Tim Schou surprised us earlier this year with the release of a new single. The song in question is "High water", a guitar-driven ballad that explodes a more emotional side of Tim's music.

United Kingdom | Izzy Thomas - "Mad"

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British singer Izzy Thomas has a new single for us! "Mad" is a melodic scream of irritation that homages the feelings of facing unrequited love.

Finland | Kaija Koo - "Onnellinen loppu"

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Finnish singer Kaija Koo had one of the best 50 songs of 2019 for us, so we were more than hyped when we saw she had a new single. And she did not disappoint: "Onnellinen loppu" is a beautiful ballad with a retro taste that takes it to another level of greatness.

Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Spain | David Bisbal - "Quien es"

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After experimenting with Latin sounds, Spanish singer David Bisbal has just released an epic ballad. "Quien es" brings a delicious instrumentation that David accompanies with his powerful voice. The track comes from his new album, "En tus planes".

Hungary | Gergő Rácz feat. Reni Orsovai - "Mostantól"

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Time for a Hungarian duet! Gergő Rácz (born in Budapest in 1976) and Reni Orsovai (who comes from Székesfehérvár) gathered their talents in "Mostantól", a contemporary pop in which their voices blend to perfection. The song will participate in the 2020 edition of A Dal.

Russia | Elena Temnikova - "Neon"

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Here comes another amazing single by Elena Temnikova! The Russian songstress has just released "Neon", a soft pop that brings the unmistakeable beats of Eastern European electronic beats.

United Kingdom | Dan Aura - "Changes"

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Dan Aura is an up-and-coming talent hailing from the city of Brighton. The 19-year-old singer has recently presented his debut single, "Changes". The track is a contemporary ballad that mixes downtempo nostalgia and synth beats to create a very unique sound.

Tuesday, February 04, 2020

Ireland | The Coronas - "Haunted"

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Irish band The Coronas are back to show us a new single. The track is entitled "Haunted", and it is a delicious rock ballad that evolves to an explosive chorus that shows the band's essence.


Sweden | Oscar Zia - "Dansar"

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Oscar Zia returns to our site with another hit in Swedish language. "Dansar" is an entertaining pop to dance along from start to end!

Romania | Andreea Olaru - "Sare pe rana"

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Andreea Olaru is a Romanian singer coming from Botoșani. She gained public notoriety after participating in the sixth edition of The Voice in her country. And, now, she presents us a great single: "Sare pe rana" is a ballad that mixes pop and R&B melodies, allowing Andreea's voice to convey emotions with unique beauty.

Russia | Sofiya Moraru - "Mesto pod solntsem"

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Meet a new talent raising in Russia: it's Sofiya Moraru, a 19-year-old singer from Moscow. She has recently released "Mesto pod solntsem", a ballad that brings together haunting backing vocals, powerful guitar riffs and a fantastic raspy voice to wrap it all up.

Monday, February 03, 2020

United Kingdom | The Slow Readers Club - "All I hear"

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Look who is back! The Slow Readers Club have just announced a new album, "The joy of the return", out on March 20th. And we can already listen to the first track to be taken from the album. "'All I hear' is about a lack of agency and an inability to affect change. That there's something happening, and you have no choice but to go along with it", explains singer Aaron Starkie. It's a great indie rock with an irresistible retro vibe. The result is so addictive: the song ends without your even realizing time has passed!

Updated on February 7th, 2020, with the official video.

Portugal | Tiago Abrantes - "Casal boss"

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Tiago Filipe Silva Abrantes is a Portuguese singer and musician who was born in Porto. Meet him with the marvelous "Casal boss", which is an homage to his grandfather Deolindo Abrantes. It's a song that explores the beauty of bossa nova sounds in a very smooth manner.

Poland | Marcin Sójka - "Wróć"

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Single after single, Marcin Sójka keeps raising his own bar. He is clearly one of the best new artists in Poland right now. With"Wróć", he is proving it all once again. It's pop-rock at its best, with that unique and powerful signature we're used to get in his songs.

Netherlands | TRAUDES - "In love"

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TRAUDES is Benjamin Traudes, an artist from Amsterdam who is promising to push boundaries between hip-hop and electronic pop. And that's exactly what he delivers with his new single, "In love". The result couldn't be more addictive!

Austria | Cesár Sampson - "Lazy suit"

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Austrian singer Cesár Sampson has just released a new single, entitled "Lazy suit". And it's such a fun pop-rock song! Melody, chorus, ambience... everything helps raising the entertainment level more and more.

Sunday, February 02, 2020

United Kingdom | Mae Muller - "Therapist"

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Get ready to listen to an excellent song! We are talking about "Therapist", by Mae Muller, a huge new talent emerging from England. It's a groovy pop song with a wonderful ambience and a very marking chorus.

Italy | Andrea Nardinocchi - "Quando ti ho visto"

BRAND NEW

Italian singer Andrea Nardinocchi has a new single on offer. And it's a great one! "Quando ti ho visto" is such an inviting disco pop song. The mood is irresistible!

Denmark | Patrick Dorgan - "I'm the one"

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Sounds European! finally remeets Danish singer Patrick Dorgan. He has a great new single on offer. "I'm the one" is a delightful song, with sexy instrumentation and a very effective chorus. Patrick's voice is, as usual, amazing!

Finland | Velvet Ocean - "It's so hard"

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Riitu Ronkainen, Jarkko Ronkainen, Jani Lehtinen, Tuomas Vesa, Bastian Schallschmidt, Jami Alaverronen and Arto Alikoski are Velvet Ocean, an alternative melodic metal band from Oulu, Finland. Meet them with their addictive new single "It's so hard". We can't get enough of it!

Netherlands | Racoon - "Het is al laat toch"

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It's finally time to remeet Dutch band Racoon. They have just released a lovely new single, entitled "Het is al laat toch". It's a very sweet song with wonderful instrumentals!

Saturday, February 01, 2020

United Kingdom | James Smith - "Say you'll stay"

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British singer and musician James Smith has just released a new single. And no praise is too much: "Say you'll stay" is a huge folk pop-rock song! It has a grandiose ambience, an infectious melody and a highly captivating chorus – all that, wrapped by a flawless vocal performance. We are listening to it nonstop. It's our song of the week!

Sweden | Bishara feat. Leia - "Say it ain't so"

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Bishara Morad is a Syrian-born Swedish singer. He rose to prominence after being the runner-up of last year's Melodifestivalen, with "On my own". Bishara, who is only 17, has joined the even younger Leia (14), for "Say it ain't so". The song is pop at its best: it's intense and addictive, with a chorus that is simply huge. We couldn't be more addicted!

Poland | sanah - "Szampan"

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It's time to meet sanah, a Polish singer, songwriter and musician from Warsaw. She has just released a new single, and we cannot stress it enough: it's one of the most addictive songs we've heard this year! "Szampan" offers hypnotic, fun verses and a highly captivating and catchy chorus. We love it to bits!

Italy | AIELLO - "Il cielo di Roma"

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AIELLO is the stage name of Antonio Aiello, an Italian singer, songwriter and musician who was born in Cosenza in 1985. He has just released an excellent new single, and it was love at first listen! "Il cielo di Roma" is a very interesting indie pop-rock song, which explores his unique voice in a marvelous manner.

Finland | Tomi Saario - "Just a little"

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Tomi Saario is a Finnish singer, songwriter and musician who is currently living in London. Meet him with his wonderful debut single, "Just a little". It's a smooth and groovy pop song, with a well-paced and well-marked melody. The chorus is so fun!

Friday, January 31, 2020

United Kingdom | Tom Grennan - "This is the place"

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And here is Tom Grennan, once again, presenting an amazing new single! This one is entitled "This is the place". The song's enticing melody and exciting instrumentals build a unique mood!

Poland | Paulina Czapla - "Głos"

BRAND NEW

It's finally time to remeet Polish singer Paulina Czapla. She has a great new single on offer, entitled "Głos". It's an awesome electronic pop song with a very catchy and infectious chorus.

North Macedonia | Dina Jashari - "Zborovi"

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We are now landing in North Macedonia, to listen to the latest hit by Dina Jashari. We are talking about "Zborovi". It's such a delightful light pop-rock! Its smooth chorus is perfect to set a wonderful mood.

France | Vitaa feat. Slimane - "Avant toi"

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It's time to listen to another single from Vitaa and Slimane's collaboration. "Avant toi" is a delightful piano-led ballad which explores their voices, specially when together, to their best.

Ireland | LYRA - "Falling"

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LYRA is an Irish singer from Cork who is currently based in London. We have just got to know her, and listen to her hit "Falling", and let us say: better late than never. What a banger! It's a song to listen on repeat.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

United Kingdom | Louis Tomlinson - "Walls"

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We were super excited to hear Louis Tomlinson's new single! The British singer has just put up "Walls", a beautifully orchestrated ballad that grows into memorable choruses. The song is an appetizer from his upcoming album, also entitled "Walls", that will be out by the end of January.

Romania | Sore - "Langa tine"

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Romanian singer Sore is back with us to share an amazing new single. "Langa tine" brings together all the elements that tickle our earworms: deep verses, an explosive chorus and Sore's delightful voice.

Portugal | Tomás Adrião - "Perdido"

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Portuguese singer Tomás Adrião returns to our site to show us his most recent single. "Perdido", a melodic pop ballad with alternative influences, starts a new phase for the artist, talking about finding himself and the struggles of feeling that time is moving fast.

Ukraine | Ani Lorak feat. Misha Marvin - "Ukhozhu"

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Ukrainian star Ani Lorak returns to Sounds European! with a powerful collaboration. "Ukhozhu" features fellow Ukrainian singer Misha Marvin, and together they take this dreamy ballad to higher levels of greatness.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Finland | Benjamin - "Kaksi kotia"

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Finnish star Benjamin is back with us to share his most recent single. In "Kaksi kotia", a compelling synth-inspired ballad, he tells the story of his parents divorce and how he went through it.

Switzerland | ILIRA - "Royalty"

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Swiss singer ILIRA has just released her first single of the year, and we couldn't be more excited about it. "Royalty" is a very modern kind of pop that portrays her signature cheeky lyrics.

Moldova | Cleopatra Stratan - "Eu m-am pierdut"

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Moldovan singer Cleopatra Stratan is living a very prolific moment of her career. She has recently released a lovely new track, entitled "Eu m-am pierdut". The song is a fresh pop with R&B beats and subtle electronic sounds.

Portugal | Marta Carvalho - "Chama"

BRAND NEW

Marta Carvalho is quickly becoming one of the big upcoming stars within the Portuguese music scene. And we can appreciate why in her newest single: "Chama" delivers a local nostalgia wrapped in a contemporary R&B atmosphere that is absolutely unique.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

United Kingdom | Ella Eyre - "New me"

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Look who's back! British singer Ella Eyre returned with a triumphant single: "New me" has a quirky melody that mixes pop and slight urban touches, all wrapped around a very danceable atmosphere.

Romania | Feli - "Hainele si carnea"

BRAND NEW

Romanian star Feli had a 2019 full of several hit singles (among them, "Cand rasare soarele" made it to our top 50 of the year). And she is kicking the new year with a true bang: "Hainele si carnea", her new release, brings a more sensual approach to her captivating music.

Ireland | Fallen Lights - "Karma"

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Andrew Cody, Jay Wiley, Joey Murray and Graham Dowling are Falling Lights, an Irish upcoming band formed in the city of Mullingar. We just came across their single "Karma", and we were instantly hooked: the track is a feel-good pop-rock that will have you bob your head in no time!

Hungary | Lola - "Zajt akarok"

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Lola is a Hungarian singer born in the city of Hatvan in 1988. She has been on stage since she was five, and he has participated in several musical projects. Check out her most recent single: "Zajt akarok" is a very entertaining electronic pop.

Monday, January 27, 2020

Portugal | Diogo Piçarra feat. Lhast - "Cedo"

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Lhast is a Portuguese music producer from Lisbon. He has joined Diogo Piçarra to repeat the production success they've had with "História", releasing "Cedo". It's a smooth light electropop song with a very hypnotic ambience.

Croatia | Kristina Boban feat. Visoki Napon - "Ponovo rođena"

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Croatian singer Kristina Boban is back with another great single. It's "Ponovo rođena", featuring Visoki Napon. It's an involving pop-rock song with a very imposing chorus. It's irresistible!

Latvia | Intars Busulis - "Vremya khodit nazad"

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Latvian singer Intars Busulis has a new single on offer. And we simply love it! "Vremya khodit nazad" is a wonderful ballad with sweet instrumentals and a flawless vocal performance. It all works out very well together!

Ukraine | VIA Gra - "1+1"

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We are now landing in Ukraine, to check what's up with girl group VIA Gra. They have just released "1+1", and it's quite an entertaining pop song. It offers an interesting choice of instrumentals and a chorus that is very memorable.

Sunday, January 26, 2020

Sweden | Benjamin Ingrosso - "The dirt"

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New year, new approach on songwriting for Benjamin Ingrosso. It's what he's offering with "The dirt", his new single: "This is the first song I am releasing where I get to tell a story, that's not about me at all. But I love it and hope everyone will get in the mood to dance!", he explains. And oh, did we get in the mood! It's a great and modern pop song, with a smooth melody and very infectious beats.

Norway | Secret Treehouse - "At sunrise"

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Single after single, Secret Treehouse keep presenting different sides of their music. Now, the Norwegian band has just released "At sunrise", and it's once again a wonderful surprise! It's a song that manages to be raw and smooth at the same time.

This song doesn't have an official video on YouTube, but you can listen to it on Spotify.