Soulful Pop artist Michee returns with her latest heartfelt single “On Fire”, released on May 20th. The latest proposal by the Italian-born Swiss artist sees him explore his emotions, reflecting on falling in love at first sight and effectively imagining what it feels like to be, in his own words: “captured and in love”. Mixed and mastered at the prestigious Powerplay Studios (Lady Gaga, Prince, Backstreet Boys), Michee aims to spread her message to as many people as possible, sharing the passion and emotion she felt when she was younger through her music and inspiring everyone to be equally honest, free and expressive in their feelings.
‘On Fire’ sees Michee in her most contemplative form, evoking vanished summer nights and unbridled desires. While the soothing piano and smooth instrumentation draw you in, it’s the mellow, inviting quality of her voice that truly grabs your attention and keeps you poised over every word of her. Topped off with emotional guitar licks and delicate electronic flourishes, his passionate and understated songwriting undoubtedly breathes new life into a tried and tested formula. Curiously, for “On Fire” Michee recruited the original Simply Red drummer, who wore the same shoes he had on tour years ago to get the same feel and experience, personally recalling the classic “If You Don’t Know Me By Now. ‘.
Originally written six years ago, Michee waited until the right moment to fully develop the relaxed feel and groove of “On Fire”. The song is accompanied by a suitable music video, shot in an old Zurich cinema that first opened in 1953, alluding to the single’s nostalgic and melancholy atmosphere. The video follows a projection of Michee’s past life and relationship, skillfully interpreted by her son and wife as a powerful metaphor for the cycle of life.
Music has always had a great influence on Michee’s life. His love of music began at the age of 6 with the gift of an accordion, and from there it blossomed rapidly, learning the piano and flute at the age of 9. Although he spent decades writing songs and honing his art in piano bars and jazz clubs, Michee didn’t get the chance to publish his work until his two sons opened a recording studio, allowing him to fully realize the music. his songs and share them with the world. Challenging boundaries and genres like a true multilingual artist, Michee has written for other artists such as Billy Todzo and Larry Woodly.
Taking inspiration from a wide range of artists, from The Beatles to Simply Red, Michee’s timeless writing style is on full display with this emotionally charged ballad. Already famous in Italy for his songs “Voglia Di Te” and “Elettrica”, Michee has secured extensive coverage for his previous singles, including releases in German and Italian, as well as a premiere in Wonderland Magazine and even a ‘ TV interview on Tele Oberwallis. With the intention of building on his already remarkable success with this latest track, be sure to follow Michee on all social media channels to keep up to date with all the latest news from him.