Whether you’ve been following Sophielou’s journey since 2011 or you’ve stumbled across her on Spotify ’s R&B UK playlist, this debut album is one that cannot go unheard.
Sophielou’s journey is an impressive one given the fact that she’s totally unsigned and has no professional team, management or funding behind her, and after building a strong reputation thus far, it is clear to see that she has no plans of slowing down.
The gifted vocalist came onto the scene back in 2011, featuring on grime tracks with Midlands MC’s which quickly progressed into her taking her own solo path, creating and delivering an RNB style. Since 2011 she’s dropped 3 independent projects along with singles, visuals and various lines of fast-selling merchandise.
We also can't forget the show, Sophie has performed up and down the UK, opening for artists such as Akala, and Dappy, putting together and delivering her own headline show as well as doing festivals such as Birmingham Pride, Sundown Festival and Coventry Pride, to name a few.
With a healthy list of achievements Sophielou under her belt, now is the perfect time to receive the debut album, 'SoulSearch' and there is no doubt that it is set to get love up and down the country.
2. City Full Of Lies Pt.2
3. Lost My Way
4. Cool Kids
5. Lemmings (Skit)
6. No Ball Games
7. Ready ft. Toldyaa
8. Late Night Drive
9. Keep It Movin
11. Back To Myself ft. Lady Sanity
12. Searching ft. Miami Writes
'SoulSearch' is an impressive body of work which has already gained a lot of attention after the success of her single ‘Escape’, which is now on 45,000 streams across digital platforms. Covering all sides of Sophies life experiences, the new project allows the listeners to go through a real journey of exactly what is in the title; Soul Searching.
Sophielou’s impressive writing skills and delivery show exactly why she destined to become a popular name within the industry in years to come. The honesty, depth and vulnerability displayed throughout the album is not only enjoyable to listen to but really allows you to connect with Sophielou as a person as well as an artist. From the get go you are provided with a high level of production from UK producers such as Blay Vision, Mr Figz, CRT and Avey Bredda who compliment the smooth vocals and in depth lyrics, leaving listeners captivated throughout. Delivering a range of different genres from Spoken Word to Rap to R&B and Afroswing along with all UK artists featuring, there’s definitely something for everyone on SoulSearch.
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