Oliver Nelson, Tobtok & Sorana – Jealous
Available to purchase
Released: 17th August 2018
Label: Perfect Havoc & Tileyard Music Exclusived licensed to Astralwerks/Capitol Records part of Universal Music
Having collaborated on remixes together for the likes of Albin Lee Meldau, Lemaitre, Frank Walker as well as their recent collaboration on “99 Balloons”, the Swedish duo Oliver Nelson & Tobtok team up with UK based, Romanian born artist Sorana and return with their shiny new single “Jealous”
Beginning with Sorana’s infectious vocals, “Jealous” becomes a story of past relationship and jealousy as she lends her captivating vocals to drive the which is also layered atop catchy guitar riffs to truly drive the record home. Both producers have come together to lend their talents on the single as they utilize lively high pitched synths, an infectious hook and rolling percussions to seamlessly prime this as a summer hit and further cement them as producers not to be overlooked.
Oliver Nelson’s productions have amassed 250 million plus streams across platforms such as YouTube, Spotify and Soundcloud while reaching No. 1 on Hype Machine 10 times over. Career highlights include releasing music on Kistuné and being a resident DJ in Europe for the tastemaker French label in addition to touring around the world, his own Toolroom Records mix compilation (Croatia Poolside 2016), his remix of NEIKED’s ‘Sexual’ (over 15 million streams to date and multiple plays on BBC Radio 1) and Ella Henderson’s ‘Ghost’ (19 million streams to date), his Polydor single ‘Found Your Love’ and his first ever collaboration with Tropical House king Kygo for the artist’s second album Kids In Love titled ‘Riding Shotgun’ which has generated over 23 million streams. This summer Oliver has been touring America at venues such as Output, Grasshopper Underground, Celebrities, The Standard LA, Love & Propaganda, Bang Bang and a debut in Vegas at Cosmopolitan’s Marquee followed by a swing over to Ibiza to support Kygo at Ushuaia.
Next is Tobtok who has over 150 million streams on Spotify alone and 70 million YouTube views, 2018 has seen Tobtok with incredible support from the likes of Pete Tong, Disciples, TCTS, Tiesto, EDX, Watermat and Camelphat to name a few, with releases such as On My Way, As I Sleep and Too Cool To Dance. Tobtok’s biggest track this summer has been ‘As I Sleep’ with fellow Swede Adrian Lux which has amassed over 8.5 million views on YouTube alone, over 2.5 million streams on Spotify and over 78x podcasts from industry renowned DJs from around the world. If this wasn’t enough, Tobtok also set his sights on touring America this summer back in July and August starting at New York’s famous nightclub ‘Output’, followed by The Standard in LA, Love & Propaganda in San Francisco and No Vacancy Lounge in Portland. Tobtok then travelled his way to Ibiza for a special support show for Kygo at Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Club.
Finally, there is Sorana. Brand new on the scene, and already making waves through collaborations with international artists including Tujamo, The Him & GoldFish. She boasts 55 million streams across her collaborative releases to date, & this year will also see her hotly anticipated debut single released via HOT HOT / Polydor Records.