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ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: ELAINE MAI


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Choice Music Prize-nominated artist and producer Elaine Mai has released her new track, "Echo," featuring acclaimed rapper and producer MuRli. A Choice Music Prize winner, MuRli is known for his work with Rusangano Family and Narolane. "Echo," available now, is a powerful anthem of resistance and truth, with MuRli's impactful lyrics reinforcing his status in the Irish rap scene. Reflecting on his music approach, MuRli values learning and seeking solutions, emphasising the importance of voicing concerns for perspective.


Elaine Mai continues to captivate with her dynamic electronic music. Her debut album "Home" (October 2021) received widespread acclaim and Choice Music Prize nominations for album and song of the year. The single "No Forever (feat. MayKay)" achieved significant success, with 14 million impressions on Irish radio and No. 6 on Spotify's Viral 50 Ireland chart.





In 2021, Mai signed an exclusive publishing deal with industry veteran Nick Halkes, enhancing her profile and collaboration opportunities. Mai's previous collaboration with MuRli, "Ready," saw remixes by notable artists and peaked at No. 34 on the Irish Shazam charts. It was featured in key Apple Music playlists and received strong radio support.


Elaine Mai's live performances are celebrated for their ambient, controlled house vibes, drawing comparisons to global pop icons. This summer, she will be active on Ireland's festival circuit, starting with Beyond The Pale on June 22nd and Sea Sessions on June 23rd, and performing at All Together Now in August.


Elaine Mai has exciting plans for new music releases in 2024, highlighting her enduring influence in the electronic music scene and her commitment to pushing the boundaries of her craft. We can't wait to hear what's coming next!

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