Another week has gone by, and The Birthday Song seems to have attracted some more attention! Eclectic Ear Candy wrote a little review of the song: TAP HERE TO READ! -on their playlist HERE- Raccoon Lagoon from the band Surfing Stingrays added me to their funk playlist on Spotify: Funk Times for Beers in the Park. I'm in there with all the original greats of funk! TAP HERE FOR THE PLAYLIST! For those of you who haven't yet heard The Birthday Song (shame on you): TAP HERE TO LI
Ten days after the release of my latest single, The Birthday Song (released on my birthday), I unexpectedly find myself with a wealth of the loveliest gifts I could imagine. What a week it has been! Releasing a single can be a somewhat stressful affair, what with one thing and another, so my birthday was not exactly peaceful, calm or relaxing…! But it felt good. A sense of achievement. It is such a special feeling to release one’s songs to the public. It can be nerve-racking.
Some of you may not know this, but I have been writing weekly single reviews for other budding artists for a few months, called Connolly's Corner. They seem to be going down rather well, as I do it a little differently. What I attempt is to create an image or scene; a feeling or vision. This is all for a wonderful organisation called the New Artist Spotlight (I created and designed their website too) founded by Ed Eagle. Its goal is to help artists achieve popularity, streams
Bryony Brook and Patrick Leo Holland played my brand new song, To See My Lover Again, on Frome FM - they seem to be fans of mine...! This is the second time they have played my music. LISTEN HERE! #TSMLA #CC #CharlesConnolly #airplay #radio #blog #FromeFM #GeorgeMichael #newmusic #newsingle #charts #billboard #ballad #AdamLevine #PaulMcCartney #Lauv
Just over a week after the release of To See My Lover Again - and over 2,000 streams later - the official music video is OUT NOW! I thought I would put together a little visual experience for the song, so here it is. If you really like it, please do subscribe to my YouTube channel - means a lot. Let me know what you all think of the video! Even though TSMLA has been out for such a brief time, the love has been pouring in. I have lost track of the amount of compliments I have
So this is what has been going on. Corr! What a week this has been. Or less than a week, I should say. Firstly my new single, To See My Lover Again, was released on Friday, but that was planned. The rest was most certainly not. Two days before my release, Spotify informed me that I have 500 followers! The very same day I also hit a landmark milestone of 10,000 streams for my first single, Never Said Goodbye. One day before the new single release, I managed over 100 pre-saves