Soph Retief is a new artist to look out for and she proves that with her fabulous new single ‘Sick of U’. The track has a very melodic and up to date dreamy lo-fi tropical tinged production, but the real beauty lies in Soph Retief’s powerful, soulful, melodic and unique vocal. Soph Retief doesn’t sound like anyone else but her vocal style comes from great influences and she belts out some amazing cover versions on her Youtube channel. Starting with dreamy synth pads and piano’s building to sleek beats, this track has a euphoric meets melancholy feel that touches you and speaks directly to the heart – 9/10
Soph Retief is a singer-songwriter based in London composing in styles such as pop, electronic and soul.
Born and raised in Singapore, Soph Retief grew up singing and playing the violin, piano and guitar. Soph Retief wrote her first composition at 12 years old and since then she has been continuously bringing her music to the studio.
Soph Retief won the 2016 MTV Project Aloft Star South East Asia songwriting competition as well as awards in the 2017 UK Open Mic and Future Music Songwriting competition.
Soph Retief is currently located in London studying a BA in Music whilst regularly developing her songs in the studio and performing live.
Soph Retief is infuenced by artists including Adele, Dua Lipa, Taylor Swift and Hailee Steinfeld.
The brand new single ‘Sick of U’ from Soph Retief was produced by Mateo Donoghue at Audiohaus Studios ( Jess Glynn, Sugababes, Skepta, Calum Best ) and is out now from all good digital stores worldwide.