If you’ve been following San Holo over the past weeks on social media, you know that the recent outbreak of the coronavirus COVID-19 affected his career and mental health greatly. The Dutch artist was rehearsing for a huge headline show in San Fransisco’s Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, as well as preparing his label showcase A Night With bitbird during Miami Music Week, which was turned into a virtual event.
Now, San Holo unexpectedly dropped a new single titled “(if only i could) hold you”, following up his earlier, massive collaboration with Brooks, “Honest”. To fans’ delight, he explained on social media that this is only the first step, as he’ll be releasing new music every week creating an ever-expanding collection titled stay vibrant.
“(if only i could) hold you” is an emotional showcase of San Holo’s unique and forward-thinking style. Filled with lush guitar chords and melodies, as well as heavenly vocals, it makes up for the perfect start to his new release series.