Monday, August 31, 2020

Netherlands | Suzan & Freek feat. Snelle - "De overkant"

BRAND NEW

One more single by Suzan & Freek! The duo gathered talents with fellow Dutch hip-hop artist Snelle (stage name of Lars Bos, born in Gorssel in 1995) for "De overkant", a relaxed, guitar-driven pop in which the styles of both artists shine together!

Sweden | Anna Bergendahl - "Thelma and Louise"

BRAND NEW

Swedish singer Anna Bergendahl is making headlines with the new phase of her career. And, with her new single, she is bound to conquer your heart once more. "Thelma and Louise" follows the country-pop trend from her latest singles, turning to a more downtempo atmosphere that lets her voice shine through.

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

Italy | Arisa - "Ricominciare ancora"

BRAND NEW

Italian singer Arisa confirms, with her latest single, that she is one of the most versatile artists in the European music scene. "Ricominciare ancora" brings a classy kind of uplifting pop, which builds a relaxed, enjoyable atmosphere with exquisite taste.

San Marino | Giada Pintori - "Fragile"

OLDIE

We always get a rush of excitement when we discover (or are presented to) a song by an artist from a smaller country. That's why, even though it was released more than a year ago, we couldn't miss the chance of featuring Giada Pintori, who was born in... San Marino! Her single "Fragile" is a heartfelt ballad with a very well crafted structure and a chill-inducing chorus.

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

Sunday, August 30, 2020

Poland | 4Dreamers - "Nie wiem"

BRAND NEW

Polish group 4Dreamers are back to our site. And they have an amazing new single on offer! "Nie wiem" is a captivating light electropop song with a very inviting melody. The chorus is extremely fun and contagious. We are listening to it nonstop!

United Kingdom | MIYA MIYA - "Cold blood"

BRAND NEW

British act MIYA MIYA strike back again! We remeet them in their latest release, "Cold blood", a haunting synthpop ballad which talks about the uncertainty that comes with not knowing whether a tricky relationship is meant to be or if it is simply being forced to work.

Slovakia | Emma Drobná - "Yeah baby!"

RECENT

Slovak singer Emma Drobná has just released a new single. And we couldn't be more excited about it: "Yeah baby!" is a song that offers everything! If, on the one hand, the melody is highly entertaining and full of personality, on the other one, it doesn't hide how strong the song's lyrics and message are.

Bulgaria | Reflexion - "Obrat"

RECENT

Sara Mitova, Petŭr Keremidchiev and Emil Georgiev are Reflexion, a Bulgarian group formed in 2009 in Petrich. Meet them with their latest single, "Obrat". It's such a groovy pop-rock song! Its melody is irresistible.

Saturday, August 29, 2020

Finland | Erika Vikman - "Syntisten pöytä"

SONG OF THE WEEK

Erika Vikman is confirming her status as one of the top new talents in Finland. She left us breathless with her latest release! "Syntisten pöytä" is a fabulous sample of Finnish disco that is impossible not to dance along to. We're addicted: it's our song of the week!

United Kingdom | Ellie Goulding - "Love I'm given"

BRAND NEW

Ellie Goulding is promoting her latest album, "Brightest blue", with a fantastic new single. "Love I'm given" is a powerful downtempo pop which relies on intense beats and a memorable chorus, creating a haunting melody.

Croatia | Matíja - "Ti nemaš pojma"

BRAND NEW

Matíja is Božidarka-Matíja Čerina, a Croatian singer from Rijeka. She has just released a marvelous single, entitled "Ti nemaš pojma". It's a traditional power ballad, with everything one can expect of a song of the genre: beautiful instrumentals, a great vocal performance, a growing, epic melody and a very imposing chorus. It's simply outstanding!

Germany | Sarah Zucker - "Ohne dich"

RECENT

Sarah Zucker was born in 1990 in Laichingen, Germany. Sister of Ben Zucker, she made 2020 all about her music career, releasing her debut studio album "Wo mein herz ist". Here is her latest single so you can sample her addictive sounds: "Ohne dich" brings soft pop combined with schlager and retro sounds, in a cocktail that is hard to resist!

Friday, August 28, 2020

Greece | Tania Breazou - "O kosmos mou"

BRAND NEW

Tania Breazou is a Greek singer from Athens. She rose to prominence after being the fourth place of The X Factor Greece in 2016. Tania has just released "O kosmos mou", and we cannot stress it enough: it's pop at its very best. It's as captivating and catchy as a song can be!

Sweden | Elliphant - "Had enough"

BRAND NEW

Swedish singer Elliphant has just released a new single. It's entitled "Had enough". It's a song that offers Elliphant's characteristic sounds and unique voice in a different (but as amazing as usual), smoother style.

Croatia | Pavel - "Bijela jedra"

RECENT

Sounds European! finally remeets Croatian band Pavel. And we couldn't be more in love with a single! "Bijela jedra" is a wonderful folk song, with a beautiful melody and captivating vocals. The pop-rock elements in it are a great complement to the track's ambience.

Malta | Chess Galea - "Bad liar"

RECENT

Chess Galea is a Maltese-born, London-living R&B singer and songwriter. Meet her with her excellent new single "Bad liar". It's a song with a sexy melody and a very enticing chorus.

Thursday, August 27, 2020

Poland | Mateusz Ziółko - "S.O.S."

BRAND NEW

We remeet Polish singer Mateusz Ziółko! He has just released "S.O.S.", a midtempo pop ballad driven by marked beats and Mateusz's potent interpretation.

Romania | Oana - "Energy"

BRAND NEW

Romanian singer Oana has a great addition to your party playlist! She has just released "Energy", a very cool pop song with an entertaining and very catchy melody. It's the perfect song to follow you on your summer nights.

Hungary | Touch Me Not - "Nincs de"

RECENT

Lilla Kucsera, Norbert Korbeák, Ádám Bakonyi, Zsolt László are Touch Me Not, a Hungarian band hailing from Budapest. Meet them with their single "Nincs de". It's a strong, exciting and very entertaining rock song.

Cyprus | Loukas Yorkas - "Pame ap' tin archi"

RECENT

We are now landing in Cyprus, to listen to a new single by Loukas Yorkas. It's entitled "Pame ap' tin archi". The song offers an amazing flow of folk energy and entertainment. It's a full party on its own!

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Poland | Kasia Popowska - "Nim potłuczemy szkło"

BRAND NEW

We fly to Poland to remeet singer Kasia Popowska! She has just released "Nim potłuczemy szkło", a very classy take on pop with an unmistakeably catchy guitar riff throughout the song.

United Kingdom | Dua Lipa feat. Madonna and Missy Elliott - "Levitating"

BRAND NEW

Three of the biggest names of music got together to release a single. And it's everything one can expect from a song by Dua Lipa, Madonna and Missy Elliott! "Levitating" offers a groove that is intense yet, at the same time, very smooth. The result is highly hypnotic!

France | Bilal Hassani - "Fais le vide"

RECENT

Bilal Hassani is finding his way as one of the most charismatic names in the French pop scene. His most recent single is entitled "Fais le vide", and it brings a delicious kind of retro pop enhanced by a video with an impressive aesthetic work.

Bulgaria | Dara Ekimova feat. Iskrata - "Apology"

RECENT

Dara Ekimova is a Bulgarian singer who was born in Sofia in 2002. She has joined Iskrata to release a new single. "Apology" is an interesting electropop song with very marking beats and a strong chorus.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Sweden | Two Year Vacation - "Getaway"

BRAND NEW

David Furbacken, Anton Tuvesson, Max Hessman, Johan Magnusson and György Barocsai are Two Year Vacation, an indie-pop band hailing from Gothenburg, Sweden. The five-piece is getting ready to release their forthcoming album, "Laundry day", and started promoting it with "Getaway". The song draws a kind of melancholic vibe to an instant mood-booster!

United Kingdom | TV COMA - "Congratulations"

BRAND NEW

Leo Troy, Max Troy, Jamie Rider and Laurie Rothwell are TV COMA, a British power-pop band based in Brighton. Meet them with their single "Congratulations". The song brings a mix of familiar sounds, which reminded us of some of the best '90s rock songs, and modern influences. And these modern influences went beyond the music, as the lyrics focus on millenials and modern relationships.

The song is a break-up anthem for the digital age, as Leo, the band's vocalist, explains: "It's about the unexplored paradigms of modern relationships. As the first humans to publically document relationships, millenials were pioneers in dealing with the psychological impact of social media on modern day love. 'Congratulations' explores the aftermath of this: how hard it is to get over someone when there's a 24/7 feed of what they're doing just a click away, when you see that person with another person, followed by a unique kind of acceptance".

Greece | Giorgos Giannias - "Kratise me"

RECENT

Greek singer Giorgos Giannias has a new single on offer. And it's Greek pop at its best! "Kratise me" is an awesome folk pop song. It's impossible not to get addicted to its melody.

Lithuania | Moniqué - "Viskas per tave"

RECENT

Sounds European! remeets Lithuanian singer Moniqué. She has recently released a great new single, entitled "Viskas per tave". It's a smooth pop song with a well-marked melody and a delightful vocal performance.

Monday, August 24, 2020

The Charts Day #217 (part 2)

CHARTS

It seems Ana Mena really liked the experience of leading the charts in Italy! After taking the country's top position with Fred De Palma in 2019, the Spanish star is now back to #1, this time with Rocco Hunt, and "A un passo dalla Luna".

The Charts Day #217 (part 1)

CHARTS

Several countries in Europe have the same song at the top position of their charts this week. "Savage love", by Jason Derulo and Jawsh 685, is leading the lists in Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden and Switzerland. The song is also #2 in Belgium, #3 in Norway, #5 in Denmark, #6 in Finland, #10 in the United Kingdom and #13 in Ireland.

Sunday, August 23, 2020

Bulgaria | Lidia - "Shtrak"

BRAND NEW

Lidia Stamatova is a Bulgarian singer, model, actress and dancer from the city of Burgas. Her most recent single is a celebration of ethnic dance pop: "Shtrak" is a sensual mix of sounds that will put you to the dancefloor in a heartbeat!

Switzerland | ILIRA - "Easy"

BRAND NEW

Time to check up on ILIRA! The Swiss diva has just released "Easy", a pop track with dance and electronic elements perfect to sway your body to its rhythm!

United Kingdom | Saint Raymond - "Love this way"

BRAND NEW

British band Saint Raymond are back to Sounds European!! Their most recent single is entitled "Love this way", and it brings an entertaining side of local pop-rock, combined with interesting alternative riffs to create a tropical mix.

Saturday, August 22, 2020

Croatia | Colonia - "Doza"

SONG OF THE WEEK

We can't get enough of the '80s-inspired groove that has taken over the European music scene. And now Croatian band Colonia has jumped on the trend with a mindblowing single: "Doza" has synth, neon lights, colorful clothes and all the elements that will make your toes curl. It's our song of the week!

Sweden | Smith & Thell - "Year of the young"

BRAND NEW

If the world is living an '80s revival, Sweden might as well be living a very fruitful phase for country-inspired pop. And Smith & Thell are, without a doubt, one of the reasons why that's happening. Their unique take on the genre makes their songs resonate with the public, as is the case of their latest single. "Year of the young" is a mid-tempo ballad with an anthemic chorus that will be hard to get out of your head!

Ireland | The Coronas - "True love waits"

BRAND NEW

Time to listen to a new single by The Coronas! The Irish lads have recently released "True love waits", an endearing ballad. The lovely atmosphere it creates is enhanced by the videoclip, which shows a collection of moments of the band spending time together.

Friday, August 21, 2020

Czech Republic | Olga Lounová - "Cyklista"

BRAND NEW

Olga Lounová has a new single to share. We're talking about "Cyklista", an entertaining pop track that, as you're thinking, goes perfectly with some ride around the city!

Italy | Alessandro Casillo feat. Mose - "After"

BRAND NEW

Italian star Alessandro Casillo is back with a new release. For it, he's joined Mose, stage name of Simone Reo, an italian rapper from Milan, born in 1996, who rose to prominence as a participant of Amici's 17th season. "After" offers a great mix of Alessandro's quality and charisma and Mose's power and intensity.

Serbia | Lorens - "Just because"

RECENT

Iva Mišović is the real name of Lorens, a young star rising from Belgrade, Serbia. She is bringing a kind of sound we seldom encounter in her native region: dark, alternative beats. Her latest single, "Just because", is a celebration of noir pop!

Thursday, August 20, 2020

North Macedonia | Thea Trajkovska - "Senki"

BRAND NEW

Macedonian star Thea Trajkovska has just released a new single. And it's a great one! "Senki" is a song which offers an amazing meeting of a hypnotic ambience and a smooth and flawless vocal performance. We love it!

Sweden | Robin Bengtsson - "Honey I'm home"

BRAND NEW

We land in Sweden, where Robin Bengtsson has a new single waiting for us! The song is entitled "Honey I'm home", and it brings a relaxed country-pop ballad that will have you bobbing your head up and down!

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

Poland | Paweł Domagała - "Wracaj"

BRAND NEW

Paweł Domagała is a Polish artist born in Warsaw in 1984. He started his career as an actor and has developed a singing career since 2016, with two publicly acclaimed studio albums released so far. Later this year, he will unveil his third album, "Wracaj", and he is already promoting it with a homonymous single. The track is an upbeat, guitar-led pop with interesting country elements.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

France | Patrick Fiori - "Un air de famille"

BRAND NEW

French singer Patrick Fiori returns to Sounds European! with a delightful new single, which leads the way for his upcoming album. We're talking about "Un air de famille", a guitar-driven pop track that creates a cheerful atmosphere as it develops.

Serbia | Jelena Tomašević - "Diraj mi usne"

BRAND NEW

Jelena Tomašević has a new single to share! "Diraj mi usne" brings that kind of lovely meeting between Balkan and Mediterranean sounds that melts in our ears, especially when led by such a delightful voice.

United Kingdom | RAYE - "Natalie don't"

RECENT

We're checking up on RAYE, who is becoming one of the rising talents of the British music scene. Her most recent single takes us through waves of sensual retro sounds: "Natalie don't" brings a shower of class!

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Sweden | Oscar Enestad - "16 år"

BRAND NEW

It's time to remeet Swedish star Oscar Enestad. He has just released an amazing new song. We are talking about "16 år". It's a song with a captivating melody, built by simple but very effective instrumentals. Oscar once again shows his versatility, singing it in a manner which is perfectly adapted to the ambience!

Ireland | Dermot Kennedy - "Giants"

BRAND NEW

Irish singer Dermot Kennedy returns to our site to show his most recent single. It is called "Giants", and it brings a well-paced pop-rock that draws emotional feelings thanks to Dermot's interpretation. The song is part of his debut album, "Without fear".

Lithuania | Sisters On Wire - "Mėlyna mėlyna"

RECENT

Oleg, Fil, Ieva and Marius are Sisters On Wire, a band formed in Vilnius in 2014. Influenced by indie romanticism, dream pop and electronic dance grooves, their unique layering of sounds made them a strong feature of the Lithuanian music scene. Listen to their most recent single: "Mėlyna mėlyna" creates a relaxed atmosphere with both instruments and vocals.

Monday, August 17, 2020

Kosovo | Nevena Božović - "Produzi dalje"

BRAND NEW

Nevena Božović has a new single! We're talking about "Produzi dalje", a song in which she incorporates intense piano beats with retro and contemporary sounds, all wrapped together with her powerful voice. The song is part of a project of covers called "Zvezde pevaju zvezde XTRA", which gathered popular artists to give their versions for hits from the region; Nevena's was originally performed by Zdravko Čolić.

Montenegro | Sergej Ćetković - "Vratile se ptice"

BRAND NEW

Time to share the new single by Montenegrin singer Sergej Ćetković! We're talking about "Vratile se ptice", an elegant, piano-driven ballad led by Sergej's amazing voice.

Latvia | Markus Riva - "Vēl pēdējo reiz"

BRAND NEW

Latvian singer Markus Riva is enjoying a very fruitful moment of his career. He's just released a great new single: "Vēl pēdējo reiz" brings together synth pop with that unmistakeable Eastern flavor that makes our knees weak!

Ireland | Aimée - "Naked"

BRAND NEW

Irish singer Aimée has just released a potent new single. Wrapped in synth pop sounds, "Naked" delivers a message to empower women to embrace their own beauty.

Sunday, August 16, 2020

United Kingdom | Hurts - "Somebody"

BRAND NEW

"Faith", the upcoming album by Hurts, is rendering several amazing hits. The latest one is "Somebody", an intense downtempo ballad that takes the duo back to powerful synth sounds.

Finland | Elias Kaskinen - "Beibe"

BRAND NEW

Finnish singer Elias Kaskinen returns to our site with a fantastic new single. "Beibe" mixes contemporary pop beats with urban-styled singing, creating a really catchy mix.

Sweden | Winona Oak - "Break my broken heart"

BRAND NEW

Swedish singer Winona Oak is cementing her status as one of the top indie artists of the moment with the release of yet another hit. "Break my broken heart" is a dreamy track with a haunting melody.

France | Claudio Capéo - "C'est une chanson"

BRAND NEW

French singer Claudio Capéo is promoting his most recent album, "Tant que rien ne m'arrête", with the release of a fantastic new single. "C'est une chanson" brings his trademark mix of typically French sounds that makes us melt every time!

Saturday, August 15, 2020

Poland | Alicja Szemplińska - "Gdzieś"

SONG OF THE WEEK

Polish singer Alicja Szemplińska has a new single. And boy, is it an impressive one! "Gdzieś" is a classic, midtempo pop-rock that explores her imposing vocal power, creating a breathtaking track from start to finish. We can't stop listening to it: it's our song of the week!

Lithuania | Donny Montell - "Kai nieko kito nelieka man"

BRAND NEW

Donny Montell is back to our site! Mere weeks after releasing "Kol vakaras ilgas", he grazes us with "Kai nieko kito nelieka man". This time, he takes us through a very enjoyable trip to retro-infused synth pop, a style that can also be appreciated in the video.

Belarus | Litesound - "Bielaruskamu liudu"

BRAND NEW

Belarusian band Litesound surprised us with their latest release. They turned to a more folkloric kind of rock to release "Bielaruskamu liudu", and the result is amazing: memorable sounds from start to end!

Germany | Michael Schulte - "For a second"

BRAND NEW

German singer Michael Schulte returns to our site with a retro-inspired banger. "For a second" has a captivating rhythm and a memorable chorus, in which he explores raspy tones with his voice that elevate the song to a higher level.

Friday, August 14, 2020

Spain | Aitana feat. Morat - "Más de lo que aposté"

BRAND NEW

Spanish singer Aitana is developing a strong career in the Spanish-speaking market thanks to her collaborations with Latin American artists. We recently had her with Reik, from Mexico, and now it's time to see her collaboration with Colombian band Morat. "Más de lo que aposté" is a song which blossoms with Latin pop sounds to tell a heartbreak story.

Ireland | Picture This - "Unconditional"

BRAND NEW

New single by Picture This! The Irish band recently released "Unconditional", an in crescendo pop-rock ballad that talks about the insecurities one might feel in a relationship.

Ukraine | Artem Pivovarov - "Pozovy"

BRAND NEW

Ukrainian singer Artem Pivovarov returns to Sounds European! with a fantastic blend of synth sounds. "Pozovy" brings intense beats and an interesting contrast between languages in the verses and the chorus.

Norway | Hanne Leland - "You're not here"

BRAND NEW

Norwegian singer Hanne Leland returns to our site with a lovely new single. "You're not here" (recorded during quarantine and in Hanne's home studio) brings a heartfelt message of longing wrapped in a dreamy ballad.

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Romania | Liviu Teodorescu - "Lacrimile"

BRAND NEW

New sounds by Liviu Teodorescu! The Romanian singer returns to Sounds European! with "Lacrimile", a song in which he explores with pop and rock in a mid-tempo ballad.

Finland | Lili & Luna - "Kolme kaljaa ja kaupunkiin"

BRAND NEW

Sanni Savolainen and Leena Tirronen are Lili & Luna, a duo formed in the city of Kouvola. Their love of folk and country music is evident in their most recent single: "Kolme kaljaa ja kaupunkiin" is an exciting mix of those genres!

Germany | Lotte - "Mehr davon"

BRAND NEW

Time to check out the latest single by German singer Lotte! "Mehr davon" is an uptempo pop with marking beats, perfect to cheer up any mood!

Serbia | Edita - "Slobodno me rani"

RECENT

Edita Aradinović is a Serbian singer born in Belgrade in 1993. She has built a steady career, being part of Ministarke and participating in several reality shows in her country. Get to know her in "Slobodno me rani", her latest single. It's a song that brings Balkan uptempo pop to international sounds, creating a unique blend!

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

United Kingdom | Melanie C - "In and out of love"

BRAND NEW

Melanie C is having a terrific 2020, releasing hit after hit. And the latest one in the stream of bops is "In and out of love", a song that takes us back to retro sounds but still retains some elements of contemporary, minimalistic pop.

Turkey | Sertab Erener - "Farzet"

BRAND NEW

Turkish singer Sertab Erener is back to Sounds European! to share her new single. "Farzet" brings a delicate ethnic ballad that draws emotions in a very subtle, yet enticing, manner.

Ireland | Una Healy - "Until you"

BRAND NEW

Una Healy has a beautiful new single for us! "Until you" is a romantic ballad which incorporates soft country influences and lets Una show us a raspy side of her voice that adds another captivating layer to the song.

Spain | Miki Núñez - "Eterno verano"

BRAND NEW

Miki Núñez is giving us the latest summer anthem! "Eterno verano" brings fresh pop tunes with lyrics that bring a cheerful (and sometimes ironic) reflection on the season. The song also has a version in Catalonian, "Un estiu que no s'acaba".

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Armenia | Sirusho - "Mher"

BRAND NEW

Every new single by Sirusho takes us through a different musical journey. Her latest one is no exception: she brings together powerful folkloric sounds (enhanced by a great ensemble of backing vocalists) to tell about the strength, fearlessness and persistence of the Armenian people, and how women were a key figure in their history.


Finland | Evelina - "Mä en haluu tietää"

BRAND NEW

Time to check up on Finnish singer Evelina! She has just released "Mä en haluu tietää", a nifty blend of pop tunes that will have you dancing along in no time!

France | 47Ter - "On avait dit"

RECENT

Pierre Delamotte, Blaise Ligouzat and Miguel Lopes are 47Ter, a French trio formed in the city of Bailly. The group found fame in YouTube, posting their own take on classic songs, and went on to create a steady career. Their most recent single is "On avait dit", a song that mixes pop tunes with fast-paced verses culminating in an infectious, groovy chorus.

Czech Republic | Mirai feat. Majself - "Chci tě mít do rána"

BRAND NEW

Czech band Mirai has a new single for us! We're talking about "Chci tě mít do rána", which also features Slovak rapper Majself (born in Stupava). The song is a fresh pop sound with indie influences and a very chill rap bridge.

United Kingdom | Lewis Knaggs - "Hold on"

BRAND NEW

Lewis Knaggs is a British musician and cinematographer hailing from London. He captivated us in his most recent single, entitled "Hold on". The song is a blend of indie, pop and rock sounds with Lewis’s own fresh take on the genre.

Monday, August 10, 2020

Slovenia | Manu - "Forever flow"

BRAND NEW

Manu (previously known as ManuElla) is the stage name of Manuella Brečko, a singer born in Celje, Slovenia, in 1989. She represented her country at the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest with "Blue and red", and has since developed a steady music career. Her most recent single is entitled "Forever flow", and it is a bouncy mix of lush sounds.


Iceland | Regína Ósk - "Fædd til að dansa"

RECENT

Regína Ósk Óskarsdóttir is an Icelandic singer born in Reikjavik in 1977. She is a prominent name within the local music scene: she released five studio albums and countless singless, and even represented Iceland at the 2008 Eurovision Song Contest (as part of Euroband). Her most recent release is entitled "Fædd til að dansa", and it brings an alluring blend of disco and pop!

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

Bulgaria | Poli Genova - "How we end up"

BRAND NEW

Poli Genova is back! She is soon releasing a new album, "Tvoya", and has already presented "How we end up". The song brings together two recent pop trends: retro grooves and electronic chorus create a super fun track!


Sunday, August 09, 2020

Spain | Melani García - "Grita conmigo"

BRAND NEW

Spanish teen star Melani García has finally released a new single! We're talking about "Grita conmigo", a song that drives her through a pop way with fresh beats and the occasional operatic moment to take the whole thing to a whole new level.


Germany | twocolors - "Lovefool"

RECENT

twocolors is an electronic pop ensemble formed by Pierro and Emil in Berlin. They called our attention with their unique rendition of the 1996 The Cardigans's hit "Lovefool". The result is a hypnotic blend of sounds!


Portugal | Fernando Daniel - "Nada a perder"

BRAND NEW

Portuguese singer Fernando Daniel used the power of social media to choose his new single. His fans voted, and here we have it: "Nada a perder"! The track is a song in which he delves into how a heartbreak can leave marks in us.


Ireland | The Academic - "Acting my age"

RECENT

Irish band The Academic have a new single on display! We're talking about "Acting my age", a fresh track in which they reflect about youth. The song is part of their latest EP, also called "Acting my age".


Saturday, August 08, 2020

Poland | Lanberry - "Plan awaryjny"

SONG OF THE WEEK

Polish singer Lanberry is in a very fruitful year. She has just released "Plan awaryjny", a song that plays between alternative and pop sounds and explodes in an animated chorus. Its relaxed atmosphere and uplifting melody create an unbeatable combo: it's our song of the week!


Switzerland | Beatrice Egli - "Bunt"

BRAND NEW

The Swiss queen of schlager is back! Beatrice Egli has recently released "Bunt", a bright mix of '80s pop and schlager that we can't stop dancing along with!


Italy | Giusy Ferreri feat. Elettra Lamborghini - "La isla"

BRAND NEW

Here's a duet we didn't think we needed: Giusy Ferreri and Elettra Lamborghini gathered their talents in "La isla", a song that beautifully blends classy and urban sounds wrapped in a divalicious summerish vibe!


France | Trois Cafés Gourmands - "On t'emmène"

BRAND NEW

Mylène Madrias, Sébastien Gourseyrol, and Jérémy Pauly are Trois Cafés Gourmands, a French trio formed in Arnac-Pompadour. Meet their sounds in their most recent single: "On t'emmène" is a tender kind of classic pop that will surely draw a smile in your face!


Friday, August 07, 2020

Germany | Laith Al-Deen - "Liebe ist ein geschenk"

BRAND NEW

It's high time we remeet German singer and producer Laith Al-Deen! He returns with the enticing "Liebe ist ein geschenk", a pop-rock mid-tempo ballad with a powerful chorus.


United Kingdom | James Bay - "Chew on my heart"

BRAND NEW

British singer James Bay is back with new music for us! "Chew on my heart" is his most recent single. In this song, he brings a relaxed indie beat which grows into a memorable chorus.


Sweden | Nano - "Melody"

RECENT

Swedish singer Nano is finally back with us! We just came across with "Melody", an uplifting track which highlights his powerful, deep voice.


Italy | Renza Castelli - "La libertà"

RECENT

Renza Castelli is a new talent rising in Italy. Hailing from Tuscany and born in 1989, she was part of the 12th edition of X Factor in her country, as part of the team led by Fedez. Her most recent single is entitled "La libertà", and it brings a more modern feel to traditional ballads.


Thursday, August 06, 2020

Ireland | The Coronas - "Light me up"

BRAND NEW

There is a new single by The Coronas! The Irish band has just dropped "Light me up", an anthemic rock ballad with a fabulous instrumentation which talks about being grateful to have someone who believes in you when you’re struggling with self-doubt. The highlight of the song is the vocal arrangement: it's gonna give you goosebumps!


Spain | Miriam Rodríguez - "No vuelvas"

BRAND NEW

Spanish singer Miriam Rodríguez is promoting her album "La dirección de tu suerte". And part of the promotion is the release of her single "No vuelvas". The song brings pop with a touch of country to speak about that moment when you realize you got over your former partner.


Finland | Ilta - "Voimanainen"

RECENT

There comes a new single by Ilta! She has recently dropped "Voimanainen", a marking pop track with imposing beats and a raw, edgy style that really shines throguh.


United Kingdom | Tally Spear - "Oddball"

BRAND NEW

British singer Tally Spear is getting ready to release her latest EP, "Tally". And she has taken the chance to promote one more single from it: "Oddball" is a grandiose, theatrical soft rock which celebrates being unique.

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

Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Belgium | JOANE - "Tête haute"

RECENT

JOANE is the stage name of Adrien Binon, a singer hailing from Charleroi, Belgium. He was part of the 2018 class of The Voice Belgique, and has since focused on his own project. We just got to hear "Tête haute", and fell in love with its retro indie groove!


Malta | Emma Muscat feat. Astol - "Sangria"

BRAND NEW

Time to remeet Maltese-born singer Emma Muscat! She is back to our site with Italian hip-hop artist Astol (born in Parese in 1995) to give us "Sangria", a fantastic mix of Latin sounds that create the ultimate summer hit.


Romania | Feli - "Amintirile"

BRAND NEW

Romanian singer Feli returns to Sounds European!! She has just released "Amintirile", a festivity of R&B, pop and tropical sounds that create a unique summer bop!


Russia | Albina Dzhanabaeva - "On moye vse"

BRAND NEW

Russian singer Albina Dzhanabaeva brings a taste of Eastern European summer in her latest single. "On moye vse" has animated beats that will make you shake your body along!


Tuesday, August 04, 2020

Italy | Chiara Galiazzo - "Non avevano ragione i Maya"

BRAND NEW

Italian singer Chiara Galiazzo is making us travel around the world with her music. Her previous single had us in "Honolulu", and now she takes us to Mayan lands: "Non avevano ragione i Maya" is a delightful indie ballad which complements her song beautifully.


United Kingdom | Hurts - "Redemption"

BRAND NEW

British duo Hurts are promoting their latest album, "Faith", with a stream of beautiful singles. Here we have "Redemption", a song which takes an intimate message with a delicate instrumentation that grows into an anthemic, chill-inducing melody after the second chorus.

Netherlands | Davina Michelle - "My own world"

BRAND NEW

Davina Michelle quickly became one of the top pop acts in the Netherlands, confirming this status single after single. Her latest release is entitled "My own world", and it is a downtempo pop with a contemporary instrumentation.


Turkey | Meltem Erensoylu - "Sevda yelleri"

RECENT

Meltem Erensoylu was born in Istanbul in 1980. Her most recent single is a celebration of ethnic pop: "Sevda yelleri" brings together an intense beat with traditional sounds, creating a delicious mix!

Monday, August 03, 2020

Lithuania | Vaidas Baumila - "Meilės sezonas"

BRAND NEW

Lithuanian singer Vaidas Baumila returns to Sounds European! with a new single. "Meilės sezonas" is a ravishing mixture of soft electronic beats and retro pop.

Portugal | Bárbara Tinoco - "A fugir de ser"

BRAND NEW

Bárbara Tinoco was born in Lisbon in 1998. She's one of the most promising new artists in Portugal, having achieved major success with her 2020 Festival da Canção entry "Passe-partout". Now, she presented us a new single: "A fugir de ser" is a delightful pop-rock that highlights her sweet voice.

Latvia | Carnival Youth - "Vasara bez internetiem"

RECENT

High time to remeet Latvian band Carnival Youth! They bring top-notch indie sounds in "Vasara bez internetiem", a real gem of the genre.

Ireland | Ronan Keating feat. Clare Bowen - "Love will remain"

BRAND NEW

Irish singer Ronan Keating is enjoying great success with his latest studio album, "Twenty twenty". His most recent single is "Love will remain", featuring Australian singer and actress Clare Bowen. The song is a lovely, country-infused ballad.

Sunday, August 02, 2020

Denmark | Mads Langer - "Life in stereo"

BRAND NEW

Time for another single by Mads Langer! "Life in stereo" is a nifty mix of beats that create an instant feel-good anthem. We challenge you to keep from smiling while listening to it!

Romania | Andreea Olaru feat. Robert Toma - "Departe de tine"

RECENT

Andreea Olaru and Robert Toma have released a single together! The Romanian singers converged in "Departe de tine", an entertaining ballad which draws influences from R&B and tropical sounds to create a unique melody.

Germany | Viki Gabor - "Forever and a night"

BRAND NEW

German-born Polish singer Viki Gabor returns to Sounds European! with a dazzling new single. She released "Forever and a night", a super fresh electropop that confirms her status as a household name in pop music!

Turkey | Ozan Gullu - "Sometimes"

BRAND NEW

Time to listen to some great EMD tunes from Turkey! DJ and producer Ozan Gullu (hailing from Istanbul) has recently released "Sometimes", a haunting, calm-paced track with intense beats and an alluring vocal performance.

Saturday, August 01, 2020

Croatia | Domenica - "Zovi"

SONG OF THE WEEK

Every new single by Croatian artist Domenica shows us a different side of her talent. And, apparently, we fall for each of them! She has just dropped "Zovi", a song that evokes country pop with a danceable chorus that, in our view, takes the song a level up: it's our song of the week!

Malta | Red Electrick - "Come alive"

BRAND NEW

Maltese band Red Electrick have a super fun new single to share! "Come alive" presents edgy guitar riffs, an iconic use of synthesizers and an overall exhilarating atmosphere.

Spain | Cepeda - "Si tú existieras"

BRAND NEW

Spanish singer Cepeda has a new single! We're talking about "Si tú existieras", a delicate, piano-driven ballad which explodes in the chorus with a growing, chill-inducing instrumentation and an anthemic post chorus.

Poland | Marcin Maciejczak - "Jeśli powiem"

BRAND NEW

Polish singer Marcin Maciejczak is rapidly becoming one of the biggest names within the new generation of Polish artists. We featured his debut single in June, and we're now presenting his second release. "Jeśli powiem" maintains his delicate take on pop with a captivating beat. The song is part of the soundtrack for the movie "Tarapaty 2".