Lois Rae – SWIM ft Tike

“Lois Rae tries to get close to the feelings of her listeners, helped by the strength and emotional intensity of her voice. The overall try is facilitated by a beautiful melody and a modern, commercial rhythm. Everything sounds perfect!”

“-Lois Rae- пытается достучаться до чувств своих слушателей, чему способствует сила и эмоциональный накал её голоса. Общему погружению способствует красивая мелодия и современный, коммерческий ритм. Каждый звук доведён до совершенства!”


Lois Rae has been making waves within the music scene, her unique blend of 90s R&B, contemporary production, immaculate vocals, and a secret love for classical music, all comes together to create her one-of-a-kind style. In an industry where it’s difficult to stay afloat, Lois Rae manages to ‘SWIM’ above the rest with her latest offering.



Continuing her successful synergy with world renowned producer Manon Dave, who’s worked with the likes of will.i.am and Che Lingo, Lois and East London rapper Tike deliver this summer ready hit. ‘SWIM’ is layered with dreamy synths and bouncy percussions that are topped off with some sensual sounding brass instruments. The underlying message of the track is about rising above bad energy and making the best out of every situation you may encounter; Lois gives us insight to this with lyrics like “Floating over all of this negativity and I just wanna know when we can enjoy life and live it carefree.”

After the release of her last single ‘Mind’, the momentum surrounding Lois has been phenomenal. Her futuristic flair and alternative style have helped her garner attention of major platforms such as Missguided, Babezine, The Manc and Notion, who have commended her “polished soundscapes” and “unmistakable sound”. Lois’s previous singles have become a favourite on countless radio stations, receiving support from BBC 1Xtra, Kiss FM, BBC Asian Network and BBC Introducing, who have also cited her as one of the ‘Best of 2021 as well being ‘Big in 2022’. The featuring rapper Tike is also set to have an eventful 2022, having recently secured a deal with Rudimental’s publishing company ‘Major Toms’. he has just released his debut single ‘Be The One’ with Rudimental, Morgan and Digga D. Tike spent 2021 building up by lending his song writing skills for other artists, he has already worked on tracks with Aitch, RV, Rudimental and Morgan.

As Lois and Tike are both set for an astronomical rise this year, the release of Swim is just the start of the takeover they have planned!

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Reviewed by Nagamag on March 21, 2022