FRESH: ‘Serendipity’ – Zaida

Zaida releases her stunning new single “Serendipity”.

by Christopher Smith

Miami based singer-songwriter, Zaida, has just released her brand new single “Serendipity”, an emotive and moving song written about taking opportunities in love when you see them. Hailing from Miami, Zaida was born into an artistic family and learned to play the piano with her mother at the age of 12, sparking her passion for music. Inspired by the likes of Rob Thomas and Jewel, Zaida is a storyteller in her songwriting, saying, “I want the people to feel what I felt, to see what I have seen, and to know what I have learned”. Her touching lyrics are delivered through her soothing, yet powerful voice.

Zaida’s latest single is a story of love, exploring whether or not to take chances and opportunities when you see them. Her expressive vocal delivery thrives in this song. At the start, she sings intimately, with warming tones that will grip any listener. As the song builds, with energetic drums and soaring guitar, the strength and power in Zaida’s voice shines through, perfectly showcasing her passionate and honest songwriting. If you love pop-rock music and authentic, heartfelt songwriting, Zaida’s new single is for you. “Serendipity” cements Zaida’s position as one to watch in 2019 as her music connects with more and more listeners around the world.

For more about Zaida, check out her WEBSITE and her FACEBOOK page

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Written by Christopher Smith

So perhaps you’ve read an article or two that I’ve written and wondered “just who is this character?”! Well I thought maybe it would be time to introduce myself and what I’m all about. Well it’s all about the music! Having been born in the late 1970’s I was heavily influenced by my parent’s love of ‘popular’ music and rock and roll of the 1950’s and 60’s. My Mother always said she should of married Elvis and my father was, and is still, in love with Sandie Shaw! But while my Dad’s tastes stopped in about 1967, my Mum carried on loving music throughout the 70’s, 80’s and beyond. My first memory was playing on the floor whilst my Mother was ironing one day with the radio on, and hearing ABBA’s “Super Trouper” dancing my nappy off to it! Maybe that’s where it all went wrong…?! Having been subjected to all and sundry in my infant years, I finally found my feet in the mid-1980’s and began ‘partying’ to the likes of Culture Club, Stevie Wonder(!), Elkie Brooks and Bananarama to name but a few! The year 1987 would have a profound effect on my listening tastes and from thereon in my life would be dominated with buying and listening to music. Any number of outstanding songs were released and listened to that year, most notably “Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now”, “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” and “La Isla Bonita”. That Summer my mind was completely taken over with music and sounds I’d never heard before and I was totally taken in by it all. My father would say “whaaar rubbish you got on naaaaao?” (I’m from Norfolk!) but I was hooked. And it continued so for the rest of the decade and the next. At the beginning of 1988 I ‘met’ my true love and the singer I’ve worshipped more than any other artist or group. You may know of her. She’s from Australia…! Aside from pop music, my tastes are many and varied and continues to grow and expand as I ‘mature’ in age. I’ve always been heavily interested in films and in particular the mechanics of film making and of course film music, so scores and subsequently orchestral music takes up a lot of my tastes and collection. 90’s dance and club tunes also takes up much of the space in my head and I’m surprised my brain has stopped shaking from the years of abuse it took being dragged to nightclubs, often three times a week in my 20’s! I find with each year that passes I regress back to my youth and of course the 1980’s. 80’s music dominates and the lust to see as many 80’s acts and singers play live now is insatiable. I’m still getting into the groove as much as every breath I take, but I’m never gonna give up listening to my heart and pumping up the volume, simply because I LOVE MUSIC…any kind of music!
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