'No Rush' By Olivia Junholm
Coming in at #5 is this slow, but powerful track from Olivia. "Calling" tells the story of longing for that special someone. The lyrics display Olivia's vulnerability and the relaxed melody cultivates a sense of tranquility. The power in this song lies in the emotion of Olivia's voice, which gives listeners the ability to feel her pain.
4. "Let Me"
Just when you thought it could not get deeper. With the beautiful piano instrumental, this song by Olivia stresses her wanting to love. "Let Me" exhibits her versatility in her voice, reaching for the highest of the highs. The mellow piano in the background with Olivia's vocals creates a very saddening but relieving single to listen to. There is no doubt that you better add this to your "Feels" playlist.
3. "No Rush"
"No Rush" showcases the uplifting and funky vibe Olivia has carried her music with. The catchy chorus with the warm melody gives this song all the vibes you are looking for this summer. The track continues to build as the seconds pass by, creating much suspense for the listeners. The up-beat instrumental with the quick transitions in Olivia's voice gives this song #3 on our list.
2. "Hurry Slow"
The good vibes continue! Through "Hurry Slow", Olivia Junholm delivers an impressive sound and use of her voice through the ups and downs of the track. The warm melody with the unique instruments playing in the background allows this song to flourish. What stands out the most is the special chorus Olivia creates through her vocals, as she stresses specific words across the song. Overall, "Hurry Slow" showcases Olivia's passion for pop and jazz influence, and it is no surprise that she shines through it.
We felt that this song put together what Olivia is truly capable of with her music. "Perspective" is a beautiful tune that shows many different elements that we have yet to see in her debut EP. Whether it was the background vocals or the pleasing instruments, "Perspective" truly puts Olivia's sound into perspective. The young artist is filled with a drive to spread positivity through her warm sound, and this song displays that perfectly.