- Words Cal McIntyre
As Anna Of The North prepares to take flight with the release of her upcoming album, 'Dream Girl', we get the muse to tell us what songs she hears in her dreams.
Anna Of The North is continuing on with her legacy of crafting some of the best synth-pop and whimsical music with the announcement of her upcoming second album ‘Dream Girl’. One thing is for certain, Anna has always been our dream girl.
Using her music as her personal diary, Anna Of The North uses her honest lyricism to pour out the emotions of everything she’s feeling and turning it into light. Could that be the secret formula of Anna becoming one of the most enigmatic and treasured artists across international waters? Her debut album ‘Lovers’ – released back in 2017 – has accumulated over 200 million streams and is standing the test of time by becoming one of the most significant pop albums of the decade.
Enough about Anna’s incredible past, it’s time to gaze into the glimmering future. The highly-anticipated album ‘Dream Girl’, aiming to be launched into the stratosphere on the 25th of October, is geared up to be the evolution of Anna Of The North’s sound. The 13-track record is a journey through Anna’s confidence – the strength, the worries and everything in between. The result? Anna Of The North standing tall in exactly who she is supposed to be.
Until the 25th of October, dig into Anna’s curated playlist below and prepare to take flight. Catch her if you can at Heaven on the 6th of November!
"Some Place Else" by MorMor
"One of my new favourites! Can’t wait to see him live."
"You Ain’t The Problem" by Michael Kiwanuka
"I love Michael Kiwanuka’s voice. The sound of an old soul."
"Religion (u can lay your hands on me)" by Shura
"So nice to have Shu back and what a great record."
"All Mirrors" by Angel Olsen
"Love the mood of this. Angel Olsen never disappoints. I also really like the song she did on Mark Ronson’s album."
"Never Cared" by Boy Pablo feat. Jimmi Somewhere
"Summer Fade" - Snakehips feat. Anna Of The North
"A song with my boys Snakehips to ease you through the end of the Summer."
"Sugar" by Brockhampton
"I like the melodies in this. Brockhampton just get better and better with every listen."
"Too Much Too Late" by Sabrina Claudio
"I love her voice. Cant wait for her new album."
"Chandra" by Gallant
"Great production on this track."
"Sunny" by Biig Piig
"Best artist name ever. Music to chill to."