Monday, June 01, 2020

Belgium | Milow - "Whatever it takes"

BRAND NEW

We are now landing in Belgium, to listen to a new release by Milow. We are talking about "Whatever it takes". It's a cute song with a very upwards vibe. It's impossible to resist to it, and its live version makes it even more irresistible!

Slovenia | Vili Resnik - "Še zdaj ne vem, zakaj"

BRAND NEW

Vili Resnik is Slovene rock musician born in 1963 in Ljubljana. His career spans more than 30 years, six studio albums and several hit singles. His most recent release is "Še zdaj ne vem, zakaj", a song in which he fuses contemporary styles to create a very entertaining pop-rock song.

Lithuania | Man-Go - "Sugrįžk, prašau"

BRAND NEW

It's been some time we haven't heard from Man-Go. And we are surely happy to meet them once again! They have just released a new single. It's "Sugrįžk, prašau", a well-paced pop song with a marking melody and a very cute chorus.

Norway | Dagny - "Somebody"

BRAND NEW

We couldn't be happier with Dagny's retro phase! She has recently released "Somebody", her second single this year, and she once more dazzles us with a mix of pop and '80s-infused synth beats. We're in love with it!

Sunday, May 31, 2020

Germany | Ben Zucker - "Sommer der nie geht"

BRAND NEW

German star Ben Zucker has just released a new single. And it's a great one! "Sommer der nie geht" is a soft pop-rock song with an intense yet smooth chorus. Ben's voice just fills it all perfectly!

Finland | ALMA - "LA money"

BRAND NEW

It's time to listen to another awesome single by ALMA. The Finnish singer has just released "LA money". It's a great electropop song, with an inviting melody and a very catchy chorus.

Poland | Szymon Chodyniecki - "Zadyma"

BRAND NEW

Polish singer Szymon Chodyniecki has just released a new single. And we love it to bits! It's "Zadyma", a groovy pop-rock song with great instrumentals and a fun chorus.

Ireland | Keywest - "Ordinary superhero"

RECENT

Keywest is a band hailing from Dublin, formed by Andrew Kavanagh, Andrew Glover, James Lock and Harry Sullivan. They have recently released a single dedicated to all the people working in the line of fire in this COVID-19 period: "Ordinary superhero", a pop-rock ballad, is a beautiful homage!

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Russia | SHENA? - "Nebo 2020"

SONG OF THE WEEK

SHENA? is the stage name of Anna Alexandrovna Shulgina, a Russian singer, actress and television presenter who was born in Moscow in 1993. She has just released a revamped version of one of her singles, entitled "Nebo 2020". The song is a haunting pop-rock with a hypnotic vibe that has left us fully addicted. Some weeks ago, her mother, Valeriya, had our song of the week. This week, with "Nebo 2020", it's her turn: it's our song of the week!

United Kingdom | Harry Styles - "Watermelon sugar"

BRAND NEW

British star Harry Styles has released a video for a song which is already a worldwide hit. And there should be no doubt on why it is such a success: "Watermelon sugar" is one of the catchiest songs of the year. It's impossible to resist to it!

France | Giordana Angi - "Amami adesso"

BRAND NEW

French-Italian singer Giordana Angi has just released a new single. And we are totally taken by it! It's entitled "Amami adesso". The song offers smooth verses, an enticing bridge and an amazing chorus. It builds up expectations, and they are totally met!

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

Poland | Izabela Szafrańska - "Wstań"

RECENT

Izabela Szafrańska is a Polish singer hailing from Białystok. She rose to prominence after being a semifinalist in season 9 of The Voice of Poland. Meet her with her latest single, "Wstań". It's a strong, passionate ballad with a wonderful vocal performance.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Netherlands | Suzan & Freek - "Weg van jou"

BRAND NEW

It's time to fall in love with one more single by Suzan & Freek! The Dutch duo have just released "Weg van jou". It's a cute and endearing guitar-led song with a captivating melody and a great use of both of their voices.

Sweden | ISA - "Walk like Jesus"

BRAND NEW

It's time to listen to another great release by ISA! The Swedish star has just released "Walk like Jesus". It's an awesome pop song with a catchy melody and a great general vibe.

Italy | Camilla Magli - "Eterno rosso"

BRAND NEW

Camilla Magli is a singer born in 1995 in Carovigno. She was first known as a participant in the 2014 edition of The X Factor in Italy, and has since worked in her music career. Listen to her most recent single: "Eterno rosso" is a sensual pop song that brings amazing retro vibes!

Malta | The New Victorians - "Second to none"

RECENT

The New Victorians are Bettina and Philippa Cassar, a sister duo coming from the small village of Bidnija, Malta. They are developing a strong music career in their country, becoming one of the new names to keep an eye on. Their new single is proof of their success: "Second to none" is a charming pop song that mixes alternative beats to create a uniquely fun single.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

United Kingdom | Hurts - "Voices"

BRAND NEW

Look who's back! British duo Hurts have surprised us with a new single: "Voices" brings a country atmosphere to their trademark synth pop, which they further explore in a very interesting chorus.

Greece | Giorgos Livanis - "Pou kai pou"

BRAND NEW

Giorgos Livanis is a Greek singer coming from Astakos. Meet him with his latest single, "Pou kai pou". It's a great folk pop song with an involving melody and a vocal performance that perfectly fits its mood.

Portugal | A.M.A. - "Junto no fim"

RECENT

Portuguese duo A.M.A., or Amar Mais Agora, are back with a new release. It's "Junto no fim". The song gives a very cool message: if you had to postpone plans because of the quarantine, don't worry too much, they are still going to happen. What matters is that we are all together at the end.

Slovenia | Neisha - "Pismo papežu"

RECENT

Slovene star Neisha is back with a new release. We are talking about "Pismo papežu". It's a melodic pop song with that unique quality on the mix of vocals and instrumentals we are gladly used to get from Neisha. It's so lovely!

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Italy | Federica Carta - "Easy"

BRAND NEW

Look who we are finally remeeting! It's Italian rising star Federica Carta. She has a new single on offer, and it's a marvelous one. "Easy" is a smooth pop song with a haunting ambience and a very powerful chorus.

United Kingdom | James Smith - "Call me when it's over"

BRAND NEW

British singer James Smith returns to our site with another lovely ballad. This time, he goes for a calmer, more intimate approach in "Call me when it's over", a guitar-driven song in which we can explore his innermost feelings.

Cyprus | Despina Olympiou - "Mi skeftis xana"

RECENT

It's been a long time since we last heard from Despina Olympiou! Luckily, we recently came across her new single: "Mi skeftis xana" brings the dramatic nostalgia of Greek ethnic ballads, a treat you cannot miss!

Poland | BARANOVSKI - "Momenty"

RECENT

Polish singer BARANOVSKI is back to show us a very cool new single. "Momenty" adds a retro flavor to his already excellent blend of pop. It is impossible to resist!

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Italy | Elodie feat. Ernia - "Diamanti"

BRAND NEW

Ernia is the stage name of Matteo Professione, an Italian rapper, singer and songwriter who was born in Milan in 1993. He has joined Elodie to release "Diamanti". It's a very catchy song, with a marking melody and a chorus that is highly imposing.

Finland | Juulia - "Pakkaa sun veitset"

BRAND NEW

Juulia Vuojala is a Finnish singer and songwriter who was born in Oulu. She has just released a new single, and we are totally hooked on it. "Pakkaa sun veitset" is a smooth pop song with a hypnotic melody and a very cool vibe. We love it!

This song doesn't have a full-length video on YouTube, but you can listen to it on Spotify.

Sweden | Alesso feat. Liam Payne - "Midnight"

RECENT

Alesso is Alessandro Lindblad, a Swedish DJ and producer who was born in Stockholm in 1991. Alesso has gathered with British singer Liam Payne to release "Midnight". It's an interesting electronic song with a very modern chorus.

Denmark | moi Caprice - "Orpheus"

RECENT

moi Caprice is a Danish band created in 1993, currently formed by Michael Møller, David Brunsgaard, Casper Henning Hansen, Jacob Funch and Fridolin Nordsø. They are releasing their fifth studio album, "Becoming visible", this year, and they promoted it with a captivating single: "Orpheus" is an enticing mix of contemporary alternative sounds that will keep you on your toes!

Monday, May 25, 2020

Armenia | Sofi Mkheyan - "Menak ches (All things beautiful)"

BRAND NEW

Sounds European! remeets Armenian star Sofi Mkheyan. She has just released a new single, entitled "Menak ches (All things beautiful)". It's a very captivating pop song with an irresistible guitar-led melody.

Switzerland | Sinplus - "Escape"

BRAND NEW

Swiss band Sinplus have a new single waiting for us! "Escape" brings the perfect balance between old-school and synth-infused rock.

Russia | Sergey Lazarev - "Posledniy den' Pompei"

BRAND NEW

Russian singer Sergey Lazarev comes back to our site with a brand new single. "Posledniy den' Pompei" is an intense ballad in which we can fully appreciate Sergey's vocal range.

Germany | Oonagh - "Du bist genug"

BRAND NEW

Look who we are finally remeeting! It's German star Oonagh, who has just released "Du bist genug". The song competed on the Free European Song Contest. We couldn't be happier with her return: we were missing her unique give on the mood and the ambience of music.

Sunday, May 24, 2020

United Kingdom | Tom Grennan - "Oh please"

BRAND NEW

Time to check up on Tom Grennan! He has just released "Oh please", a song that plays in between genres incorporating slight urban sounds and an impressive orchestration.

Italy | Pinguini Tattici Nucleari - "Ridere"

BRAND NEW

Pinguini Tattici Nucleari have a new song on offer. They have just released "Ridere". It's an extremely entertaining pop-rock song with a chorus that is absolutely captivating.

Spain | Miki Núñez - "Me vale"

BRAND NEW

Miki Núñez has quickly become one of the biggest new names in the Spanish music scene. And with songs as contagious as his most recent one, how can we not expect that to happen! His latest single is "Me vale", an injection of pop-rock that will shock your body with energy!

Sweden | Oscar Enestad - "Sänker våra glas på innergården"

BRAND NEW

Swedish star Oscar Enestad has just released a great new single. We are talking about "Sänker våra glas på innergården". It's a delightful mid-tempo pop song, with a highly involving ambience and a melody that couldn't be more hypnotic. Oscar's voice is perfect for the track!

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Norway | Ruben - "Burn down this room"

BRAND NEW

Ruben is becoming one of the biggest names to emerge from Norway thanks to his unique take on noir pop, which includes goosebump-inducing lyrics. And his most recent single is another amazing example of this: "Burn down this room" ticks all those boxes, and the imagery of the video also helps in giving you chills. It's our song of the week!

Denmark | Nicklas Sahl - "In the window frame"

BRAND NEW

Nicklas Sahl is arguably living the best moment of his career to date. And his new single confirms it once again. "In the window frame" is a wonderful song. We couldn't be more addicted to it!

Germany | Max Mutzke - "Back to the Moon"

BRAND NEW

German singer Max Mutzke won the first season of the talent show The Masked Singer as the Astronaut. And now, he took his alias to the Free European Song Contest, a German take on Eurovision, where he represented "his homeland"... the Moon! And his entry, "Back to the Moon", is superb. It's one of the most beautiful and emotional ballads of the year.

Finland | costee feat. TIPPA - "Normaaleita"

RECENT

TIPPA, formerly known as Tippa-T, is Topi Huovinen, a Finnish artist who was born in Turku in 1992. He has joined costee to release a new single. "Normaaleita" is an awesome pop-rock song, which grows from a soft and smooth start to a strong and more rockish end.

Friday, May 22, 2020

Ireland | The Blizzards - "Pound the pavement"

BRAND NEW

Irish band The Blizzards are back! "Pound the pavement", their newly released single, unleashes the power of their classic rock sounds in a very cool way!

Albania | Ermal Meta - "Finirà bene"

BRAND NEW

Albanian-born Italian star Ermal Meta is back with a new single. It's entitled "Finirà bene". It's a very interesting song, with a catchy and quite unique melody. It's surely a must-listen!

Czech Republic | Chinaski - "Kapradí"

BRAND NEW

Czech band Chinaski returns to Sounds European! with a beautiful rock ballad. "Kapradí" showcases all their experience in creating enticing melodies!

Belgium | Claire Laffut - "Étrange mélange"

BRAND NEW

Claire Laffut is a Belgian singer and songwriter who was born in Namur in 1994. Meet her with her delightful single "Étrange mélange". We simply cannot resist to its groovy and inviting melody!

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Germany | Achtabahn feat. Wincent Weiss - "So gut"

BRAND NEW

Achtabahn are a German producer and DJ duo hailing from Munich. They have just released a new single entitled "So gut", featuring Wincent Weiss. With it, we are given a cool opportunity to listen to Wincent in another kind of music, different from what we are used. The result is refreshing and very cool!

United Kingdom | Mimi Webb - "Before I go"

BRAND NEW

It's time to meet a young new talent rising in the United Kingdom. It's 19-year-old singer and songwriter Mimi Webb. She has just released "Before I go", and we are totally in love with it. It's an emotional ballad with a perfectly fitting vocal performance.

Ireland | Ronan Keating - "Little thing called love"

BRAND NEW

Ronan Keating is back solo! The Irish singer has recently surprised us with a new single: "Little thing called love" is an uplifting pop infused with country influences that will surely draw a smile up your face. The song is a teaser from his upcoming album, "Twenty twenty", due to be released in July.

Updated on May 31st, 2020, with the official video.

Denmark | Soleima - "Hustlin'"

BRAND NEW

Danish singer Soleima has just released a new single. And we are listening to it nonstop. "Hustlin'" is a smooth electropop song with a modern and quite enjoyable chorus.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Italy | Michele Bravi - "La vita breve dei coriandoli"

BRAND NEW

We couldn't be happier: Michele Bravi is finally back with new music! The Italian star has just released "La vita breve dei coriandoli". It's a delicate ballad which explores his wonderful and unique voice in several ranges and emotions.

Russia | Grigory Leps - "Odezhda mezhdu"

BRAND NEW

Russian star Grigory Leps has just released a new single. And it's a great one! "Odezhda mezhdu" is an extremely intense and imposing song, with strong, marking beats and a great use of rock instrumentals.

Sweden | Isak Danielson - "Religion"

BRAND NEW

Swedish singer Isak Danielson returns to our site with a marvelous single. "Religion" is the anthemic kind of ballad that plays with alternative sounds to highlight Isak's amazing voice.

Belgium | Tuğba Yurt - "Taş yürek"

BRAND NEW

Belgian-born singer Tuğba Yurt makes a stunning second appearance on our site. With "Taş yürek", she delivers an enticing ballad with a very interesting mix between ethnic and pop sounds.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

United Kingdom | SIIGHTS - "Blue skies"

BRAND NEW

Mia Fitz and Toni Etherson are SIIGHTS, a Scottish-Irish pop duo hailing from Glasgow and Dublin. They have just released a new single, entitled "Blue skies". It's a smooth indie pop song with a very cool hypnotic vibe.

Hungary | Zsuzsi Kollányi - "Bíznod kell"

BRAND NEW

Zsuzsi Kollányi flies solo in her new single! The Hungarian singer returns to our site with "Bíznod kell", a soft pop track that includes electronic beats to complete a really interesting song.

Czech Republic | Lenny - "Wake up"

BRAND NEW

Time to remeet Czech star Lenny! She has recently released a very cool new single: "Wake up" is an enjoyable pop-rock ballad which creates a relaxing atmosphere!

Finland | Elias Kaskinen - "Tanssii pöydäl"

BRAND NEW

Elias Kaskinen is a Finnish singer hailing from Helsinki, also known for his work with Elias Kaskinen & Päivän Sankarit. Meet him with his single "Tanssii pöydäl". It's a very catchy pop song with a modern structure. It's a song to listen on repeat.

Monday, May 18, 2020

The Charts Day #216 (part 2)

CHARTS

This week's #1 in the Danish charts is a song we have just shared with you. It's "Tættere end vi tror", organized by radio station P3, and featuring Tessa, Christopher, Lukas Graham, Jada, Benjamin Hav, Clara, Don Stefano and Mads Langer.

The Charts Day #216 (part 1)

CHARTS

Nikos Vertis and Amir's collaboration has become a huge hit in Greece. And its success can be proved in the charts: "Si on n'aime qu'une fois (I lexi s' agapo)" is currently at the top position of the Greek charts.

Sunday, May 17, 2020

Belarus | Alyona Lanskaya - "Ty moj"

BRAND NEW

Alyona Lanskaya is having a very fruitful year! She comes with another amazing single: "Ty moj" is the kind of Eastern-European pop that mixes retro and modern sounds and is a fantastic treat to the ears!

Denmark | P3 feat. Tessa, Christopher, Lukas Graham, Jada, Benjamin Hav, Clara, Don Stefano and Mads Langer - "Tættere end vi tror"

BRAND NEW

Artists in several countries are making collective efforts in order to help as much as they can during this COVID-19 moment. We've seen that happen in Portugal, in Italy, and now it's the time of Denmark. Local radio channel P3 organized an incredible meeting of stars, with the objective of creating an anthem to help people cope with this hard period we're living. And that's how we were graced with the marvelous "Tættere end vi tror", featuring Tessa, Christopher, Lukas Graham, Jada, Benjamin Hav, Clara, Don Stefano and Mads Langer.

Sweden | Miriam Bryant - "Nån av oss"

BRAND NEW

Miriam Bryant returns to Sounds European! with her new single. "Nån av oss" brings the melancholic feeling of Swedish indie pop, all wrapped in a beautifully structured melody.

Germany | Mark Forster - "Übermorgen"

BRAND NEW

We can't resist the sounds of Mark Forster. And his latest single is no exception! "Übermorgen" is a delicious pop track with intense beats and a very interesting retro feeling.

Updated on May 31st, 2020, with the official video.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Ireland | Flynn - "One of us"

SONG OF THE WEEK

Darren Flynn is an up-and-coming Irish artist hailing from Mullingar. He has just released a new single, titled "One of us". "I moved away from home to find myself – but in doing so, I kind of lost myself for a while. Eventually, I realised the value of being around friends and family, and that being back at home was what I needed to re-set my peace of mind and get me back on track", he said. "Now I look forward to travelling, but I'm not running away from home or myself... I feel good about following my dreams and lucky to have my friends and family supporting me from home".

The song has all the best qualities one could ever expect from a singer-songwriter song. It's intimate but relatable, smooth but intense. It hit all the right spots, so we had absolutely no doubt when deciding: it's our song of the week!

Russia | Denis Klyaver feat. Slava - "Druzhba?"

RECENT

It's time to listen to a great collaboration between two Russian stars! We've just got to listen to Denis Klyaver and Slava's "Druzhba?", and we are totally in love with it. It's an exciting electropop song with a very electrifying melody and an irresistible chorus.

Finland | Samuli Edelmann - "Päästä ne pois"

BRAND NEW

Long time no see for Samuli Edelmann! We remeet this Finnish star in his newest single, "Päästä ne pois". The song is a sweet ballad in which his tender voice shines through.

United Kingdom | Joel Corry - "Lonely"

RECENT

Joel Corry is a British DJ and producer who was born in London in 1989. We've just got to listen to his single "Lonely", and we are totally addicted to it. What an outstanding electropop song! It's a perfect summary of the best the genre can offer. Entertaining from first to last second.

Friday, May 15, 2020

Lithuania | Donny Montell feat. Mark Les - "Leisk mylėt"

BRAND NEW

Lithuanian singer Donny Montell makes a stunning comeback to our site! Together with Mark Les (stage name of Marius Leskauskas, a producer from Klaipeda, also in Lithuania), he released a remake of his 2012 single "Leisk mylėt". The new version is a feast of retro synth pop that will melt in your ears!

Poland | sanah - "Królowa dram"

BRAND NEW

Polish singer sanah has just released a new single, "Królowa dram". And it has become an instant hit in the country! No wonder why: it's a delightful song, with that special indie pop touch we're starting to get used to get from her.

Spain | Soraya feat. Bombai - "Lo bueno"

BRAND NEW

You know summer is coming when Spanish artists grab their guitars and ukuleles and start releasing bops. And that's exactly what you will get with the new single by Soraya and Bombai (a band hailing from Valencia): "Lo bueno" has an infectious sound and uplifting lyrics that will have you dancing along in no time!

Moldova | Mark Stam - "Privirea ta"

BRAND NEW

Mark Stam is back with a wonderful new single! The Moldovan superstar has just released "Privirea ta". It's a groovy mid-tempo pop song with that unique mood only Mark seems to know how to offer.

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Ireland | Niall Horan - "Black and white"

BRAND NEW

Irish star Niall Horan is arguably living the best moment of his career. Every new single he releases blows our mind, and that has happened once again with "Black and white". It's a very captivating pop-rock song with a very contagious melody!

Sweden | Oscar Zia - "Antidepp"

BRAND NEW

Look who has a new single for us! Swedish singer Oscar Zia has recently released "Antidepp", a song with the perfect mix of pop and synth beats.

Romania | Sore feat. Florian Rus - "Sunetul meu preferat"

BRAND NEW

Florian Rus is a Romanian singer who rose to prominence after taking part of season 4 of The Voice in his country. He has joined Sore to release a new single, entitled "Sunetul meu preferat". It's a wonderful ballad with a highly involving melody, made to perfectly fit two voices.

United Kingdom | Amber Van Day - "Kids in the corner"

RECENT

Amber Van Day was born in Brighton in 1996. She reached fame in late 2018, as a feature in the release of HUGEL's international hit single "WTF", and now it's time to meet her solo sounds. "Kids in the corner" is a delicious sample of contemporary pop that will get stuck in your head!

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Italy | Italian Allstars 4 Life - "Ma il cielo è sempre blu"

BRAND NEW

More than 50 of the biggest Italian stars have joined efforts to release a song together. It's "Ma il cielo è sempre blu", track which was made to help support the Italian Red Cross during this COVID-19 period. Of course, this rendition to Rino Gaetano's '70s hit was recorded, as the moment demands, individually, and respecting social distancing.


Czech Republic | Mirai - "Yahoda"

BRAND NEW

Czech band Mirai is getting us ready for the upcoming European summer with a tropical new single. "Yahoda" has a very warm, ukulele-led melody that is best enjoyed with a drink in your hands. Don't miss the video: it's just the perfect picture for such a single!

Spain | Ana Guerra - "Tarde o temprano"

BRAND NEW

Spanish singer Ana Guerra returns with her cheerful sounds! Her most recent single is entitled "Tarde o temprano", and it delivers the fresh sounds of Latin pop to start warming Europe up for the upcoming summer!

Finland | Nightwish - "How's the heart"

RECENT

We are now landing in Finland, to listen to a new single by Nightwish. The band have just released "How's the heart". The song has the perfect set for metal and folk influences to meet and mix in an excellent manner.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Ireland | Picture This - "Troublemaker"

BRAND NEW

Irish band Picture This are back with a new single! "Troublemaker" brings a fresh pop-rock with a uniquely retro touch (that is also reflected in some imagery within the lyrics video).

Sweden | LÉON - "Who you lovin"

BRAND NEW

Swedish singer LÉON is becoming a sensation in the indie scene. She's had a very prolific year so far, and has recently released a brand new single. "Who you lovin" is the perfect mix of alternative, pop and rock sounds!

United Kingdom | LONA - "Wonderland"

BRAND NEW

John, Todd, Sam and James are LONA, an uprising group coming from the United Kingdom. With their new single, "Wonderland", the band is offering a tribute to mankind: "Right now, more than ever, we feel like we're living in a 'Wonderland'. These times are so confusing, lonely and scary. It's hard not to get down in these surreal times. It feels like we are stuck in a real-life movie. We lose sight of the bigger picture, how amazing us humans can be. There are people on the front line, risking their lives to save others, people singing in the streets to make sure nobody feels isolated or forgotten. Amongst the chaos, there are beautiful moments. The world is full of unconditional love and hope, and we’re here to share this message to every last person. The lost, the lonely and the loved".

The song is rock 'n' roll as we want it to be: it's strong, catchy and highly addictive. We are promised an uplifting yet purposefully alt-rock anthem, with a chorus call to euphoria, and we surely get it!

Denmark | MYRKUR - "House carpenter"

RECENT

MYRKUR is the dark folk and black metal project of Danish musician Amalie Bruun. She has just released a new single, entitled "House carpenter". It's an outstanding piece of Danish folk music! The ambience the song offers is absolutely irresistible.

Monday, May 11, 2020

Greece | Vasilis Sideris - "Apenanti"

BRAND NEW

Vasilis Sideris is a Greek singer who was born in Megali Sterna, in Kilkis. He has just released a wonderful new single, entitled "Apenanti". What a melody it offers! You start getting involved and, without even noticing, after a few verses, you are completely hooked.

Croatia | Marko Kutlić - "Kreni"

BRAND NEW

Sounds European! remeets Croatian star Marko Kutlić. He has just released a new single. It's "Kreni", a strong pop-rock song with very intense instrumentals.

Updated on June 1st, 2020, with the official video.

Portugal | Marta Carvalho - "Lugar"

BRAND NEW

Marta Carvalho is quickly becoming one of the brightest stars in the Portuguese music scene. Earlier this year, she won the traditional Festival da Canção as a composer ("Medo de sentir", performed on stage by Elisa). And now she comes with a beautiful new single: "Lugar" is a love song that shies away from the traditional ballad formula to bring a more powerful, almost jazzy atmosphere.

Netherlands | Jeroen van der Boom - "Thuis"

BRAND NEW

Dutch singer Jeroen van der Boom has a new single on offer. And it's ready to improve everyone's mood! "Thuis" is a very catchy pop-rock, with a melody that is absolutely irresistible.

Hungary | The Sign - "Tékozló"

RECENT

The Sign are a band hailing from Miskolc, Hungary, formed by Dániel Czinke, Ábel Kollár, Dániel Török, Máté Czinke and Mózes Szentpétery. Their youthful sounds create amazing music, as in the case of their new single, "Tékozló": the mix of indie and rock sounds is simply amazing!

Sunday, May 10, 2020

France | Arcadian - "Danser"

BRAND NEW

French trio Arcadian are back with us to share their latest single. We are talking about "Danser", a contagious mix of Latin sounds with an unmistakeable French taste that will put you to dance in no time!

Spain | Antonio Orozco - "Hoy"

BRAND NEW

Look who we are finally remeeting! It's Spanish star Antonio Orozco, who has just released a new single. It's entitled "Hoy", and it's an intense pop-rock with a quite captivating melody.

Romania | Feli - "Ma striga mama"

BRAND NEW

Romanian singer Feli is on fire! She dazzles us with yet one more amazing single: "Ma striga mama" is a downtempo pop in which she explores with soft ethnic beats and a really entertaining melody overall.

Russia | Lana Svit - "V moyom serdtse..."

RECENT

New sounds arriving from Russia! This time, it's Lana Svit, a Moscow singer who has dazzled us with her latest single. "V moyom serdtse..." is the kind of power ballad that will make your toes curl!

Saturday, May 09, 2020

Italy | Annalisa - "Houseparty"

SONG OF THE WEEK

Annalisa is back with a new single. And, following our current condition, the Italian superstar is offering us a huge "Houseparty"! It's an extremely fun song, perfect to make our moods better in such heavy days. If even the Queen couldn't resist to it (check the video), who are we to do that? It's our song of the week!

Spain | Pablo López - "Mariposa"

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There is not a single artist in Spain whose music is more unique than that of Pablo López. And his new single "Mariposa" is here to prove it all once again. It's not only an excellent song, but also one with a powerful melody, full of personality.

Latvia | Intars Busulis feat. Abonementa Orķestris and GG Choir - "Dejo vientulību"

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It's time to listen to a stupendous song coming from Latvia! It's "Dejo vientulību", by Intars Busulis, Abonementa Orķestris and GG Choir. We are totally in love with it: it's a marvelous song, with a great ambience and a flawless vocal work.

Netherlands | Cindy - "Sodemieter maar op"

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Cindy is a great new talent rising in the Netherlands. Born in Midwoud, the singer promises to bring the spirit of '70s disco in Dutch, and oh, does she deliver it! Check it with her latest single, "Sodemieter maar op". It's the perfect song to serve as a disco party starter!

Friday, May 08, 2020

Denmark | Lukas Graham - "Love songs"

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New release by Lukas Graham! The Danish band has just published "Love songs". And we couldn't be more in love with it. It's a very cute song, with an entertaining melody and a highly captivating chorus.

United Kingdom | Broken Witt Rebels - "OK Hotel"

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British band Broken Witt Rebels have just released a new single. And we couldn't be more addicted to it! "OK Hotel" is rock at its best: it's strong, intense and highly inviting. One of those songs that makes you want to listen on repeat, over and over again.

"'OK Hotel' was actually inspired by some of the places we have stayed in while touring in Europe but it’s also a song that really reflects how America hit us as four lads from Birmingham; the wide open roads, the imagery, it was a bit like stepping into the set of some of our favourite films growing up", the band explain.

Russia | Zlata Ognevich - "Begi"

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Russian-born Ukrainian singer Zlata Ognevich has just released a new single. And it's a huge banger! It's entitled "Begi". The song is a strong pop with a hypnotic melody and a flawless vocal performance.

Latvia | Ervīns Ramiņš - "Barības ķēde"

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Ervīns Ramiņš is a Latvian singer born in the city of Ogre. He is mostly known for being one of the members of popular rock ensemble Laime Pilnīga. However, we meet him in a solo single: "Barības ķēde", his most recent release, is a sample of how amazing Baltic rock can get!

Thursday, May 07, 2020

Austria | Nathan Trent - "Timeline"

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Austrian singer Nathan Trent keeps releasing bop after bop! His latest one is entitled "Timeline", and it is a fresh reflection on today's digital interaction via social media, wrapped up in a delicious synth-pop beat.

Germany | Sarah Connor - "Sind wir bereit?"

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German singer Sarah Connor is back! And she comes with yet another amazing single from her latest album, "Herz kraft werke": "Sind wir bereit?" delivers a calmer, blues-y melody which allows Sarah to explore more depths of her beautiful voice.

Greece | Sakis Rouvas - "I mesa mou thalassa"

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Greek singer Sakis Rouvas is having a very fruitful year. Now, he returns to Sounds European! to share his latest release, "I mesa mou thalassa". The song is a classic Greek ballad with a powerful chorus and the unmistakeable addition of slight ethnic sounds.

Denmark | Theresa Rex - "Friday"

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It's time to get to know Theresa Rex, a new talent rising in the Danish music scene. She has recently released a very cool new single, entitled "Friday". It's a solid contemporary pop song with a very captivating chorus.

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

Wednesday, May 06, 2020

Slovenia | Nino - "Kako si lepa nocoj"

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Slovene singer and songwriter Nino has just released a live version for "Kako si lepa nocoj", one of our favorite songs (or, even more, perhaps, our favorite one of all) from his album "Nekaj je na tebi". The performance is amazing, and only shows once again why Nino is one of our favorite artists in the region.

Spain | Malú - "Tejiendo alas"

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Spanish star Malú has just released a wonderful new single. We are talking about "Tejiendo alas". It's an endearing song with a very sweet melody, and a depth only someone with Malú's talent could add to it.

Malta | Airport Impressions - "Why are we here"

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Airport Impressions have a new single on offer. The Maltese band has recently released "Why are we here". It's simply amazing: we are totally hooked by the raw intensity of this great rock song!

Norway | Hilde Selvikvåg - "Mine store"

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It's finally time to remeet Norwegian singer Hilde Selvikvåg. We have just got to listen to her single "Mine store", and we are totally in love with it. It's a sweet ballad with wonderful instrumentals and an even more wonderful vocal performance.

Tuesday, May 05, 2020

Belgium | Niels Destadsbader - "Nooit alleen"

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COVID-19 is a reality that is affecting everyone. And some artists are trying to make life less heavy on us. That's exactly what Niels Destadsbader did, with "Nooit alleen". "The impact of what is happening now is unbelievable. Everyone in this period has someone they worry about and have to miss every day. You are never alone", said Niels. The song is a necessary breath of fresh air, offering a cool mix of a more classic approach to pop in melody with a modern instrumentation. It's so entertaining!

Denmark | WIINSTON feat. rosegold - "Time"

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Danish producer and songwriter duo WIINSTON (based in Copenhagen) mix electronic R&B with melancholic and nostalgic undertones. Together with rosegold (a British-Danish hip-hop duo consisting of the siblings Joshua and Raiden Duncan, who grew up in South London), they bring along "Time", a song in which they explore the glorious sounds of American pop-punk scene but with their very own twist.

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

Latvia | Dana Sokolova - "Svoi goroda"

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Latvian singer Dana Sokolova comes to our site once more with her characteristic power! Her latest single is entitled "Svoi goroda", and it brings a raw kind of intensity that has us hooked!

Spain | Marazu feat. Vanesa Martín - "Miedo"

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Jorge Marazu (born in Ávila in 1986) went from delivering pizza for a living to write songs for some of the biggest names in the Spanish music scene (including names such as Raphael). His most recent single will dazzle you with his talent: "Miedo" (which features the always delightful Vanesa Martín) is an intimate ballad that incorporates rock sounds which will give you goosebumps!

Monday, May 04, 2020

Ireland | Hermitage Green - "Afterglow"

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Irish band Hermitage Green have a new single on offer. It's "Afterglow", a smooth rock song with a captivating chorus and very endearing lyrics. It's all set to make your day brighter!

Romania | Ruby - "Pe unde-ti umbla inima"

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Look who we are finally remeeting! It's Romanian singer Ruby, with her latest single. It's entitled "Pe unde-ti umbla inima". The song is a highly captivating pop with a very groovy melody.

Croatia | Mateo Pilat - "Do tebe"

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Croatian singer Mateo Pilat is back to our site with a new release. We are talking about "Do tebe". It's a very strong pop-rock song with a marking melody and a wonderful vocal performance.

Portugal | Cláudia Pascoal - "Música de um acorde"

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Cláudia Pascoal is promoting her studio album "!" with a super original single. "Música de um acorde" is, indeed, a track made out of one only chord, but onto which she builds layers upon layers of different sounds to create a super fun track! Artists participating in the single include Isaura, Murta and Tomás Adrião, among others.

Sunday, May 03, 2020

Russia | Polina Gagarina - "Nebo v glazakh"

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Second single by Polina Gagarina this year! Now, the Russian diva is showing us "Nebo v glazakh", an in-crescendo downtempo pop that incorporates synth beats and is taken to another level thanks to Polina's unmistakeable voice.

Italy | Gaia - "Chega"

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It's finally time to remeet Italian singer Gaia! She has just been crowned the winner of season 19 of the most important talent show in Italy, Amici. Now, she is releasing a new single, entitled "Chega", and we are in totally love with it. It's a marvelous song, which offers a unique and delightful Brazilian flavor.

Greece | INCO - "Den einai arketo"

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Greek band INCO are back with a new single. And it's a great one! It's entitled "Den einai arketo". It's a very entertaining pop-rock song with a very marking chorus. We are listening to it nonstop!

Finland | BEHM - "Tivolit"

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Meet the new sensation of Finnish music. We're talking about BEHM (stage name of Rita Behm, who hails from Lahti). She rose to prominence thanks to her hit single "Hei rakas", which amassed more than 3 million views on YouTube and more than 11 million streams on Spotify (in a country of about 5.5 million people!). Listen to her new single: "Tivolit" is an endearing ballad which showcases her beautiful voice.