Hailing from Liverpool UK, Sophia Essél has been surrounded by inspiration in a city brimming with musical heritage. Following in the footsteps of Liverpudlian elites like CamelPhat, Yousef and Friend Within, Sophia has already graced labels like Swerve Digital, DJ S.K.T’s Stashed and Toolroom Records.
Breaking through on Toolroom with house anthem The Franchise, Sophia Essél has continued to skyrocket. Her follow ups on Sinister Sounds marked arguably her biggest releases to date with Down with Me and My Love amassing 1.8M streams and counting.
Standing out amongst her peers with signature hypnotic house grooves and a touch of old-school authenticity, Sophia has racked up support from industry heavyweights like Calvin Harris, Richy Ahmed, Detlef, Hannah Wants, Illyus & Barrientos, Steve Lawler, Dennis Ferrer, Mark Knight and more.
Now capturing the attention of ON IT Recordings, Sophia Essél continues her promising trajectory as a serious one to watch. Boasting synth shimmers and glistening keys, Never Leave You is a euphoric dance anthem featuring haunting vocal hooks set to enchant speakers across the globe.