Where has Emila come from?! Emila is a teenage girl from Lillestrøm in Norway who has now become a fully fledged popstar.
I recognise that voice. Well then perhaps you are one of the 16.5 million people who listened to Martin Tungevaag’s ‘Samsara’ on Spotify in 2014. Emila provided the hot vox for that.
And now in 2015 she’s going out on her own? On Friday she released her new single and video – ‘Phoenix’.
Has she stayed with the house sound of ‘Samsara’? Nope. ‘Phoenix’ is a hugely likable merging of r&b balladry with synth pop. This is Emila;