London-based singer Olivia Swann shows off her remarkable range on sassy new single “No Thanks,” with a playful electro-synth that she’s quickly establishing as her signature. In a delicate but perfectly done balancing act, the track combines Swann’s ability to write to punchy lyrics with a soulful R&B soundscape tinged with bassy beats and powerful vocals.
Delving into the theme of independence and the strength of femininity, the anthemic offering is fuelled by Swann’s mighty voice is sure to resonate with many as it launches forward with an empowering message that seeks to question the actions of those who can’t take no for an answer.
Inspired by her own experiences and that of many other women around the world, the rising singer calls out the relentless harassment that women have to face on a daily basis, making it clear that she will stand for it no longer, saying in no uncertain terms “ if I wanted to talk to you, I would.”
Speaking of the track’s message she said,"This is definitely an anthem for all of us, to tell the world that we are in control & we have a choice but we do need to look out for each other as it's still happening every day. I honestly hope that through this song, it empowers people, brings us together & reminds everyone to include our entire female community”.
Churning out banger after banger, Swann’s drive and passion for music which was established immediately with her debut single “Salty,” has been elevated by her trademark ability to weave impactful messages into catchy, fun soundscapes on this latest single, her fourth release in quick succession.
Never to be restricted by the conventions of society, the Berklee College of Music graduate has always embraced a distinctly rebellious “tomboyish” style that reflected both her music and her personality. Effortlessly defying industry expectations of what it means to be a woman in music, and in the world, Swann is a compelling and confident artist who is making undeniable headway into becoming one of the most exciting newcomers on the scene.