Programmed drums that are played in a hip-hop style with pad synths support a filtered lead vocal that sounds like it is coming from the other side of a telephone. “Sweet Little Lies” is a dark and brooding track by German artist bülow. bülow has been give an iconoclastic status given the pop sounding production that is reminiscent of Twenty One Pilots without the dynamics. “Sweet Little Lies” could be for fans of the Suicide Squad lifestyle. bülow sings about being in a room with what can be assumed as a lover where they’ve created a dark sounding dystopian romance. Check it out below and learn more about bülow!
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NEW YORK, NY (February 22, 2019) — Critically acclaimed German born pop iconoclast bülow releases brand new single “Sweet Little Lies” via Republic Records / Wax Records/ Universal Music Canada.
“’Sweet Little Lies’ is about creating false realities.” bülow comments on the new song, “When things get real, we find escapes. Sometimes it’s hobbies, and sometimes it’s people. But the degree of it we can’t always control”
“Sweet Little Lies” arrives just after the news that bülow has received four nominations for the 2019 JUNO Awards, including Pop Album of the Year and Breakthrough Artist of the Year. Ahead of performing at the 2019 JUNO Awards on March 17, music fans can catch her at SXSW in Austin, TX. The eagerly awaited new single follows last year’s acoustic hit track, “Two Punks In Love.”
bülow has previously released Damaged Vol. 1 & Damaged Vol. 2, each instantly resonated with critics and new fans alike. Damaged Vol. 1 included “Like This Guy”, “Lines”, and fan favorite “Not A Love Song” which to date has clocked over 83 million streams and earned praise as “beautifully crafted” (NME), “pop genius” (Noisey), and a “star in the making” (Pigeon & Planes). Damaged Vol. 2 included “You & Jennifer, “Honor Roll,” and buzzworthy “SAD AND BORED,” praised by PAPER as, “the perfect pop study in contrasts, and further confirms bülow as an artist to watch with razor-sharp wit to boot.” As well as HillyDilly calling her “one of the brightest new talents in pop.” Last year also saw bülow release much buzzed about “Two Punks In Love” and embark on the road with Fickle Friends last Fall. A child of the globe, bülow has grown up in five countries including Canada, Germany, the UK, the US, and just recently finished high-school in The Netherlands. Although bülow has only just begun her musical journey with these recent releases, the music already stands tall as an impressive flag-bearer for things to come.