Out Now: Markus Schulz ft Sebu (Capital Cities),“Upon My Shoulders” (Coldharbour | Cat Music)

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“Upon My Shoulders” is the first single from Markus Schulz’s upcoming full-length studio album, We Are The Light (Coldharbour | Black Hole) and it’s the pop song that will catapult Schulz from clubland royalty into the pop music stratosphere. This song is a revelation.

Markus Schulz ft Sebu (Capital Cities), "Upon My Shoulders" song artwork

The Radio Edit of “Upon My Shoulders” miraculously marries Schulz’s masterful production with Sebu’s instantly recognizable vocal in a way that’s contagiously uplifting.

Timeless. Effervescent. Triumphant.

Electronic dance music kingpin Markus Schulz harnesses the power of the live band by teaming with Sebu of Capital Cities on “Upon My Shoulders,” perhaps the strongest pop music statement by Schulz in a long and storied career. Markus Schulz featuring Sebu (Capital Cities) “Upon My Shoulders” (Coldharbour | Cat Music) is out now.

The Radio Edit of “Upon My Shoulders” miraculously marries Schulz’s masterful production with Sebu’s instantly recognizable vocal in a way that’s contagiously uplifting. With resplendent major-chords and an overwhelmingly optimistic, sun-drenched vibe, “Upon My Shoulders” is so welcoming the feeling could conceivably be described as nourishing. To the millions of lovers of electronic dance music around the world who faithfully follow Schulz, “Upon My Shoulders” may sound like unabashed pop music. To the millions of Capital Cities fans, this song may sound richer, deeper and more ripened for a pulsating dancefloor than any pop/rock tune heard before it. “Upon My Shoulders” is a masterpiece.

“Carrying you,
Upon my shoulders,
Now you can let go.
Hands in the sky,
The world is spinning,
And turning to gold.

We fly together,
Stay young forever.
Carrying you,
Upon my shoulders,
I’ll never let go.”

About Sebu

Sebu (real name, Sebu Simonian) is an Armenian singer/songwriter, musician and record producer currently based in Los Angeles, California. Together with Ryan Merchant, Simonian comprises half of the indie-pop duo, Capital Cities, whose biggest international radio hit to-date is “Safe And Sound.” “Safe And Sound” spent 39 weeks near the top of the Billboard U.S. charts, peaking at “#3” in 2013. Having studied music since childhood, Simonian started his first band at age 15 and was producing music professionally by age 18. “Upon My Shoulders” is the first collaborative release between Sebu Simonian and Markus Schulz.

About Markus Schulz

Markus Schulz is an American electronic dance music DJ and music producer currently based in Miami, Florida. As label chief of the esteemed Coldharbour Recordings, established in 2006, Schulz also serves as head of A&R for the record label and he has been instrumental in leading the progressive and trance music genres of electronic dance music. His “Global DJ Broadcast” radio show has been a force for introducing new talent, week in and week out, since 2002. Voted “America’s Best DJ” by the readers of DJ Times Magazine in its annual poll, on two separate occasions, Schulz is affectionately referred to as “the unicorn slayer” for his marathon open-to-close DJ sets, a feat in an era when the biggest-name DJs perform sets measured in minutes. As a DJ and master of ceremonies, Schulz is routinely booked to play the biggest music festivals, including: EDC Vegas (Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas), Ultra Music Festival Miami, Untold Festival Romania, Transmission Festival Prague, Creamfields UK, Tomorrowland Belgium, and countless others. Schulz regularly headlines the world’s most extravagant nightclubs, including: Schimanski Brooklyn, Avalon Los Angeles, Space Miami, Stereo Montreal, Amnesia Ibiza, Ministry of Sound London, and numerous others. The energy Schulz brings to his music is undeniable.

Listen to Markus Schulz ft Sebu (Capital Cities), “Upon My Shoulders,” here: http://catmusic.ro/songs/markus-schulz-feat-sebu-capital-cities-upon-my-shoulders/

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