Pop newcomer Saharaa unveils her debut single, ‘NEVER LEAVE’. ‘NEVER LEAVE’ talks about the beginning stages of a relationship, desperately wanting to be with that person but also feeling terrified it may all end. When you are used to getting messed around by guys it can be scary when you start to form genuine feelings for a person. The song encapsulates all the emotions felt with a first love” – Saharaa. The song was written by Saharaa & produced by Will Henderson (Chaii, Niko Walters, Abby Christo).
Born and raised on Waiheke Island, Saharaa grew up immersed in the local music scene before continuing to develop her sound and herself as an artist at the UOA where she studied a Bachelor of Music.
Post graduation the 24- year- old continued to craft and perform original tunes to audiences at well respected venues both on and off the island. (Cassette Nine, The Wine Cellar and Mudbrick). Recognition as a rising female talent was swift. Saharaa was reviewed favourably following her debut concert performance in association with Woman about Sound. Headlining a dual city Madcap showcase, further highlighting her artistry as an ascending pop artist.
Saharaa is known for her rich textured vocals and catchy, heartfelt melodies. Taking influence from artists such as Gracie Abrams, Lennon Stella and Dua Lipa she falls primarily under the pop genre. With maybe a few collaborations in between, Saharaa has plans to release a follow up single later this year.
Saharaa is ready to arrive on the airwaves with her highly anticipated debut single ‘NEVER LEAVE’.
Written by Saharaa
Produced by Will Henderson