Nicky Elisabeth Shines On Emotive Single ‘Close To You’

Club electronics paired to wistful songwriting...

Dutch-born electronic artist Nicky Elisabeth returns with new single ‘Close To You’.

The songwriter spent her formative years in Belgium, before moving to Amsterdam, one of Europe’s true clubbing capitals. Right now, she splits her time between the Dutch city and London, becoming an in-demand selector in the process.

A talented DJ, her rise has seen Nicky Elisabeth play some stellar clubbing redoubts, while blossoming as a producer in the process. Releasing on Anjunadeep, Kompact and DGTL, her work blends club tropes with a wistful sense of melancholy, allowing the directness of her digital voice to fragment, and emotions to exude.

New single ‘Close To You’ is reminiscent of Romy’s recent work, the palpable longing in her voice offset by the shuddering production. Finessed and subtle, Nicky Elisabeth seems able to play around with differing aspects of light and shade.

She comments…

“‘Close To You’ is a song I wrote for someone very dear to me, during a time we were far apart. It’s the embodiment of deep feelings of longing and hope that had a continuous presence in my life.”

Tune in now.

Photo Credit: © Dan Medhurst

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