Pop singer Samantha LaPorta returns to radio this summer with “Wave”, her new song that encourages young fans to catch their dream wave and ride it all the way to the top. Samantha co-wrote the song with producers Matt Wong and Eddie Gomez. “I wanted to create the vibe of all those fun in the sun beach movies, where everyone is hanging out with their BFF’s, playing volleyball, surfing, watching sunsets and dancing around bonfires,” she explains. “Wave” will be Samantha LaPorta’s fifth single going to Pop radio.
“I think everything about this song is like riding that perfect wave,” continues Samantha from her home in Northwest Florida. “The lyrics and music work awesome together to create a fun beach vibe and I threw in a few whistle tones just for kicks. ‘Wave’ is one of those songs you can’t stop humming. It’s truly a feel-good track.”
“Wave” follows Samantha’s past Radio Disney hits, including “Own the Night,” another song co-written with and produced by Wong and Gomez that remained in the Top 30 on Radio Disney for 16 weeks. The teen music queen currently boasts over half a million streams on Spotify.
Samantha’s artistic process starts with a cool beat that she then layers with meaningful lyrics and rich harmonies. She draws inspiration from a wide array of music styles, from Amy Winehouse to Rihanna and Bruno Mars. “I’m currently obsessed with Billie Eilish, Olivia O’Brien and the new Charlie Puth song with 5SOS,” she says.
In addition to attending the eleventh grade, Samantha has spent the past year performing teen clubs and festivals across the country as well as children’s hospitals and youth charities. “I’ve learned so much from the strong, amazing kids I’ve met this year,” she reflects. “Most significantly, they have taught me the importance of living in the moment.”
That’s why she is savoring every second of this summer – her last summer of high school. “I start my senior year in the fall so I have to make this summer count,” she laughs, adding, “My biggest goal will be getting kids everywhere to add “Wave” to their beach playlists!”
“Wave” is now available on iTunes, Spotify, and all digital platforms.
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Swonk Creates A Romantic EDM-Pop Crossover Track, Listen To “Promise”
Joshua Swonke aka Swonk has decided to take the next step in his artistic career with an EDM-Pop crossover track entitled “Promise”. Without a doubt, this new sound is pure perfection. The Houston-based producer has teamed up with the talented singer David Mason to satiate our appetite for romantic mood music. Honestly, I think it’s time to forget about old boring love songs. With “Promise” you have a modern tune that sets the right atmosphere for your candlelit dinner. Following an acoustic-like melody and a mellow piano over electronic beats, the lyrics are particularly brilliant too. You don’t need to be a Nostradamus to predict this is the result of passionate and intense energies. Stream in full below and get your own conclusions!
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FORTRESSES Steps Onto 2019’s World Stage With An Exciting Debut, “The Introduction”
FORTRESSES is an American community band founded in 2013 and made up of highly qualified musicians. With all the necessary instruments you will notice almost a perfect execution of percussion and rhythm. Not for nothing, every time they perform in the Coastal Virginia region they put a smile on people’s faces and hearts. If you’re into the open mic scene, then you can watch them thanks to “CIPHER Tuesdays” – located at the historic Train Station Restaurant in Newport News.
On the other hand, FORTRESSES steps onto 2019’s world stage with an exciting debut. Just listen to their vintage-esque single “The Introduction” and get ready to melt into eargasmic bliss. Little by little the orchestration intensifies the powerful vocals of bandleader/composer Zachary Hines, II. Moreover, inspiring lyrics create a seductive atmosphere infused with romance. So, what more could we ask for?… I swear this is truly fantastic and reminds me of James Bond’s classic theme songs a bit.
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Meet Fast-Rising Acoustic Pop Artist, Sandwick
Acoustic Pop artist and instrumentalist, Sandwick is a star in the making. Hailing from Asperen, Netherlands, he puts his best skills to work, especially as a songwriter. That being said, his music is fascinating to listeners. Undoubtedly, his songs lift the soul, nurturing our sensibilities with amazing lyrics. In 2013, he started his musical journey in the band Approach The Sky (formerly known as ‘Make It Nuclear’). Some years later, he decided to go solo and dropped his first album ‘Stone Cold Iris’, which received multiple streams on Spotify. On a side note, he is also holding a degree in Marketing, which makes it easy for him to promote his own tracks. Currently, his latest single “Green-To-Blue”, will be of interest to everyone as it’s an introspection of the mind. Stream in full below.
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Jolynn J Chin Goes ‘Beyond Classical’ & Transforms Instrumental Music Into Something Fresh
When it comes to talking about music, I’m very open-minded to explore innovative proposals. This is the case of Jolynn J Chin whose ‘Beyond Classical’ EP is up for Grammy consideration this year. Certainly, she brings fresh air into the world of Instrumental music. First of all, she’s a piano-playing prodigy that unlike other classically trained artists has opted for modernity. Without a doubt, there’s a good balance between traditional elements and contemporary ones like Electronica and Pop.
The set of arrangements provide many added values in each track. For instance, if you’re a fan of Michael Jackson, then you’ll be glad to hear her genuine “Billie Jean” cover. While the chilled vibe of “Danza Hungara” is going to take you on a haunting nostalgic journey. That’s not to say there aren’t intense moments. In fact, her very own energetic version of “Toccata” sends shivers down your spine. All in all, ‘Beyond Classical’ is pure perfection!
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Introducing Derek Lai And His Modern Acoustic Pop
Singer/Songwriter Derek Lai is one of those indie artists that create emotions with music. Lately, I think only a handful of new talents from Canada have done it successfully like himself. What’s more, most of his songs are a synonym of modern acoustic Pop like his recent single “Empty-Handed”. Of course, the spontaneity of the moment is a fundamental part of his creative process. Not to mention, he puts to work his imagination when it comes to creating stories that become authentic songs. All in all, his signature sound isn’t quite the same without splendid guitar arrangements. Wanna give it a try? Then stream in full “Empty-Handed” mixed by George Seara, who has worked with artists like Shawn Mendes and more big names in the industry.
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