Friday, 28 January 2022 – Dutch duo Lucas & Steve have teamed up with the English Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Laura White for an infectious and feelgood house anthem ‘Set You Free’, released through Tomorrowland Music today! Combining iconic and powerful vocals with masterful and uplifting melodies, ‘Set You Free’ is treating fans to some serious festival-ready grooves – truly destined to be belted out by a crowd and not missing a step in crafting dance music’s most timely festival anthem.
'Set You Free' is out now via all platforms.
Dutch powerhouse duo Lucas & Steve are renowned for uplifting productions and emotive lyrics, etching their place in modern dance music with consecutive summer hits, multiple platinum and golden records and massive radio hits like “Anywhere With You”, “Oohla Oohla”, “Alien”, "Where Have You Gone", “Perfect” and “Letters”, the title track of their 2020 debut album: "Letters to Remember”. The pair have collaborated with the likes of Armin van Buuren, Sam Feldt, W&W, Mike Williams and remixed many household names such as David Guetta, Robin Schulz, Kygo, Lost Frequencies and Illenium among many others, resulting in the duo surpassing 1 billion streams from all corners of the globe.
English Grammy-nominated songwriter & vocalist Laura White can be heard worldwide on hits like Galantis’ "Love On Me”, Rita Ora and Charles Hamilton's "New York Raining", and with acts like Cash Cash, Max Styler, James Carter, Henri PFR, Bugzy Malone, Example, & Naughty Boy for whom Laura has written and featured with, plus so many more. With sold-out headline gigs in the UK, many already have the impression that this hugely talented recording artist and songwriter is cementing herself as an artist to watch as she continues to release quality music to the world.
Lucas & Steve: “This is really a track we would love to play live, it’s an energetic, accessible record, but also out of our comfort zone. We feel it’s taking us back a little bit to the roots of House Music, we’ve got a big love for that 90’s vibe. We worked with Laura White and her unique voice before on the song ‘Glory’, which appeared on our album ‘Letters to Remember’. She’s amazing and her voice gives us goosebumps every time, so we’re thrilled to work with her again on this record!"
Laura White: “I am so excited to work again with Lucas & Steve again after our song ‘Glory’! I love the boys their work and was so happy to write and feature on the track! I hope the fans love it; I love my Amsterdam fans! Lots of love x”
About Lucas & Steve
Beyond their breathtaking melodies and explosive live sets, you’ll find dance music's closest friendship. Dutch powerhouse duo Lucas & Steve have seen a momentous rise to stardom in recent years with consecutive summer hits, multiple platinum and golden records, an endless string of international performances and accolades from BUMA (The Netherlands), Fun Radio (France), DJ Mag, MTV and many more.
The pair are renowned for uplifting productions and emotive lyrics, etching their place in modern dance music with massive radio hits like "Summer On You", "Up Till Dawn", "Where Have You Gone", “Perfect” and of course “Letters”, the title track of their 2020 debut album: "Letters to Remember”. Their 16 song LP, which received the Netherlands’ prestigious Edison Pop Award, showcases their musical diversity and solidifies Lucas & Steve’s reputation as truly talented songwriters. With deeply embedded dance roots, the pair have collaborated with the likes of Armin van Buuren, Sam Feldt, W&W, Mike Williams and remixed many household names such as David Guetta, Robin Schulz, Kygo, Lost Frequencies and Illenium among many others.
Since, the Dutch tastemakers have continued their upward trajectory with a slew of highly anticipated and heavy hitting collaborations. 2021 saw Lucas & Steve first team up with R&B icons Blackstreet for the radio-friendly ‘No Diggity’, before bringing things back to the festival with ‘Paper Planes’, a joint venture alongside Norway’s very own Tungevaag.
Lucas & Steve’s infinite energy is best experienced in a crowd, which they’ve proven time after time with acclaimed live performances at Tomorrowland’s Mainstage, Creamfields, AMF, Parookaville, Sziget Festival, ElectroBeach, as well as continuous tours across Europe, Asia and South America.
As the world came to a standstill in 2020, Lucas & Steve continued to elevate their writing and recording process to new heights, resulting in the duo surpassing 1 billion streams from all corners of the globe. Now, loaded with an endless rush of inspiration and motivation to close out 2021, the Dutch superstars have locked in an incredible line-up of collaborations and solo releases, paving the way for what is set to be their most significant year yet.
About Laura White
Laura White is an incredible vocalist and songwriter with multiple global credits to her name. Originally from Manchester Laura is now based in London.
From an early age Laura was writing on the piano where she honed her songwriting craft and her unique vocal ability. At just 19 years old Laura started out performing in a soul band that was produced by Mark Ronson.
Laura has since penned songs for multiple artists including Grammy nominated “New York Raining” by Rita Ora. Laura also co-wrote and featured with Galantis on their Top 20 smash “Love on Me”. Moving on to work with Emeli Sande, Naughty Boy, Example, Cash Cash, Hugel, One Bit, Ms Banks, Bugzy Malone & Mista Jam to name just a few.
Laura is now working with many top production teams worldwide and has also featured on various dance projects including Cash Cash, Max Styler, & Moti, Henri PFR, CMC$, Medun and Jewelz and Sparks. Also known for her massive sync cuts and film placement work, Laura worked closely with Andrew Bissell collaborating on many worldwide campaigns for the likes of Sony and Samsung. Laura also wrote and recorded the Theme song in 2020 for the Blockbuster Movie soundtrack "Four Children and It" Starring Michael Caine and Russell Brand.
Laura is now heavily focused on her artist career and is now set for the release of her hugely anticipated debut album following her 3- Top 5 UK Singer/Songwriter EPS, various UK Top 40 collaborations and ever rising Spotify platform currently at 2 million monthly listeners.
About Tomorrowland Music
Tomorrowland has expanded the family with its own music label: Tomorrowland Music. Tomorrowland Music is a dedicated music division within Tomorrowland, collaborating closely with both artists and labels, supporting them in all their recording and release activities.
Tomorrowland Music has partnered with Virgin Distribution and Virgin Records. As part of the Universal Music Group, Virgin has been one of the industry leaders in music distribution and independent records labels for many years. Tomorrowland Music is delighted to be working closely with Virgin and looking forward to taking the label to a higher level together.
Stay tuned for a stellar line-up of renowned artists from all different levels who can’t wait to release their music on Tomorrowland Music, encompassing a multitude of genres.