Femme Royale

FRESH: ‘What I Love About You’ – Femme Royale

Femme Royale reveals “What I Love About You”!

by Christopher Smith

“What I Love About You” is a song to celebrate love. With great drums, rich synths and catchy tunes the song ended in some retro feel/80´s vibes. With emotional texts, electronic productions and clear melodies that get stuck, songwriter and artist Emmy Åsblom have managed to create something that stands out.

25 year old Emmy from Sweden began her musical journey at the age of six years old playing piano and has since then explored many different genres, from Sleaze Rock to Jazz before she finally turning herself into Femme Royale. In 2014, Åsblom left his hometown in northern Sweden for Stockholm with the goal of focusing fully on music creation.

While studying singing and songwriting in Stockholm, she met the producers Niklas Marklund and Anton Sandgren (SwitchFlickers who worked with Sigrid, Amanda Mair, Martin Mazarov). The three started a collaboration and together wrote Femme Royale´s debut single “How Bad” which was released in May 2018. In connection with this release, she was mentioned on what is called the world’s largest publication for electronic music- Your EDM. The future looks bright for the Stockholm-based artist who has several releases further on.

For more about Femme Royale, check out her official 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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