UK SINGER-SONGWRITER ETHAM RELEASES LATEST SINGLE “KNOW ME YET”
September 1, 2023 BY Jason Currell
Reading-based singer-songwriter Etham shares a beautiful new single ‘Know Me Yet’, scheduled for release on Friday the 1st of September, via Nettwerk Music. The single marks as the fourth release from Etham’s highly-anticipated upcoming EP, out November 24th, and comes just before a UK busking tour between the 5th-8th of October, with a headline London show on World Mental Health Day (10th October).
Undoubtedly, ‘Know Me Yet’, stands as one of Etham’s most emotive tracks to date. Serving as a heartfelt tribute to that one person, that one true love, that brings so much life and joy into the world. With just a few notes of piano, Etham immediately seizes your attention and doesn’t let go until the final melodies have faded away. The song describes the feeling of knowing it’s only the beginning and the best is yet to come.
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Renowned as one of the most explosive songwriters to emerge in the last few years, he has experienced a taste of mainstream success and returned for more. Boasting an impressive track record of over 200 million total Spotify streams and 1.5 million monthly listeners already under his belt (surpassing the likes of Liam Gallagher, Richard Ashcroft, and Kevin Morby).
Now, as he prepares to write the next chapter in his musical journey, Etham stands poised to conquer new heights. With the release of his emotionally charged tracks, ‘I Won’t’, ‘Guilty’, and ‘Waiting For You’ which garnered critical acclaim from esteemed publications like Wonderland, METAL Magazine, Music Crowns, Noctis, and Illustrate.
Between releases, Etham had the honour of joining the exceptional Sabrina Claudio as the opening act for her highly anticipated European Tour, further solidifying his reputation as an artist to watch. Looking ahead, he has an electrifying lineup of performances scheduled in London and Korea, promising unforgettable experiences for his devoted fans. Additionally, an exciting collaboration with GEMINI, South Korea’s rising pop sensation, is in the works, adding to the anticipation of what Etham has in store for his listeners this year.
In just a few short years, Etham has forged a path of musical excellence, dazzling audiences worldwide with his soulful sound and irresistible charm, with a resume that boasts performances alongside music luminaries such as John Newman, JP Cooper, Tori Kelly, and James Morrison, as well as gracing the stage at BST Hyde Park in 2017, sharing the spotlight with the likes of Justin Bieber, Anne-Marie, and Kings of Leon.
It started with a drum kit at the age of 5, to busking on street corners at the age of 15, and uploading covers onto YouTube. But it wasn’t long before the world took notice of this rising star as Etham burst onto the scene with his first EPs, Better Now (2018) and Stripped (2019). It was on Stripped that Etham truly came into his own, unleashing his soulful voice and exploring new sonic landscapes with a daring and creative flair that set him apart from the pack. The single off the EP, ‘12:45 (Stripped)’, quickly became a phenomenon, racking up a staggering 75 million streams and counting.