‘Laylow’ is the brand new single from phenomenal up and coming artist Suchy. Dropping September 11th, the track is filled with emotion, soul & a diverse mixture of instruments and messages around an often overlooked topic.
Drowning in a sea of Latino strings and ska inspired horns, Suchy’s soul-filled vocals glide across the soundscape as she sings about a toxic and mentally abusive relationship that has run its course,
Drowning in a sea of Latino strings and ska inspired horns, Suchy’s soul-filled vocals glide across the soundscape as she sings about a friend’s toxic and mentally abusive relationship that has run its course.
A warning to the man, the track calls him out for everything that he did, telling him to lay low. But ‘Laylow’ also serves as a reminder for the girl that you should love yourself, respect yourself, and if someone is not up to par it’s time to leave, The track’s message is summarised perfectly in ‘Laylow’s most iconic lyric.
“She’s Gold Tipped
And You’re Brass Based”
Suchy is keen to use her platform & ‘LayLow’ to highlight the importance of looking for the signs of coercive control in the relationships of those around you. Not all domestic abuse is physical & ‘LayLow’ takes inspiration from a close friend of Suchy who found themselves in a mentally abusive relationship.
Signs of coercive control & behaviours include:
(Via Women’s Aid)
Sonically inspired by ‘Bristol flair’, ‘Laylow’ comes to a head with a drum and bass breakdown that stands out from the rest of the track. Encapsulating Suchy perfectly, taking elements from all aspects of her life.
An enigmatic & vivacious singer on a mission to make the world say ‘Sha La La”.
Born & raised in Bristol UK, Suchy grew up in a city known for its diverse culture & vibrant music scene. Suchy’s musical style is truly unique & whilst she lists a range of musical influences ranging from; D’Angelo, Aaliyah, 2Pac, Timberland and David Bowie, Suchy delivers her own style. Providing a compact and powerful sound with catchy melodies.
Suchy is an artist who pours her soul into her music. She eats, drinks, sleeps to the beat and the desire to perform. With a performance style that is audacious yet engaging, Suchy is highly energetic & always entertaining.
Suchy has performed in Europe and America, at the world-famous Webster Hall, as well as the UK festival circuit, including Glastonbury, Big Chill, Secret Garden and St Pauls Carnival in her home town, Bristol.