28 Oct 2019

Dublin Girl

Universal Music Ireland


Released last Friday and featuring on Spotify UK’s New Music Friday playlist is this absolute gem from rising Irish artist Ovie. Based in Dublin, Ovie is part of a thriving generation of artists who are rapidly changing the sound of the country from the likes of RotD featured artists Jafaris, Soule, and JyellowL. Already an accomplished music director for afrobeat acts such as DaVido and Yemi Alade, he is now turning his hand to music and first found fame when he co-wrote and featured on Over Me by Mark McCabe. Musically, Dublin Girl is a smooth blend of hip hop, R&B, pop, and Afroswing fusion that has a deliciously infectious beat and tropical hook. Perfect for additions to upbeat and Afrobeat playlists; with a stunning self-directed video that is sure to pick up traction on social and online, it looks like Ovie has all the right ingredients to kick start his career. So forget those winter blues and crank this up for some energetic and summer feelgood vibes.


Label: Ciara Barry & Stephen Grealy, Universal Music Ireland
Radio, TV & Press: Amy McGovern, Universal Music Ireland



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