Blue Monday? More like Blue January… The cold weather makes a 6.30am start even bleaker. After a weekend of revlry, you’re reminded of the impending routine coming your way and as you lie there in bed, I wake up and reach for my morning playlist. I alter it every week and these tracks are some of the ones that are getting me through Blue January.
North London’s Sophia Mina released her new EP, ‘Fly’, on 1 March, with the single, ‘Run To’ out on 6 April. The singer songwriter has a Greek Cypriot and Chinese heritage, with her music rooted in pop and commercial RnB, as well as cutting edge urban beats which underpin strong melodies and honest lyrics.
We first introduced you to Welsh singer songwriter Danielle Lewis back in June, with her song, ‘Anywhere Is Home’, an up-tempo song which is the perfect introduction to Danielle’s pure, folky vocals. Danielle is set to release her new EP, ‘Fly’, on November 9, featuring six tracks, including ‘Anywhere Is Home’. A double A side single for the title track, ‘Fly’, and ‘Belong’, was released on October 21.