Lagos-born, Toronto-based singer-songwriter Shola Shares the new single’Give ur heart another beat’. Following the success of her bouncy R&B hit ‘Promises,’ Shola explores the realm of tropical house in her latest offering.
This track features warm keys, rich basslines, and plucky guitar melodies, all culminating in reverberant drums that build up to an entrancing drop. In the chorus, Shola’s vocals undergo a captivating transformation into stuttered chords, all the while maintaining a beautiful harmony and weaving in twinkling synth beeps. The result is a musical journey that brings a touch of sunshine, no matter the season.
Shola explains: “It’s about a softer kind of dance. And even in all of life’s chaos, there are still always beautiful things to hold on to.”
Inspired by musical legends like Whitney Houston, Kygo, Black Coffee, Jon Bellion, and Lighthouse Family, Shola’s unique style effortlessly combines deep house, Amapiano, EDM pop, and soul. Her music exudes a relaxed and uplifting vibe, offering deep lyrics and catchy melodies that transport listeners to a world of tropical escapism.
Shola’s commitment to authenticity is evident in her heartfelt messages, making her music a celebration of life’s precious moments. With each new release, Shola continues to establish herself as a captivating and innovative artist.