Olivier St. Louis (US/GB)
Olivier St. Louis’s original blend of R&B and Neo-Soul is heavily influenced by blues, rock, and funk. His songs ripple and burn, fueled by his smoky and passionate vocals. Olivier St. Louis made a name for himself as a featured musician, adding vocals to tracks in the studio. And has collaborated with musicians as diverse as Oddisee, Bibio, Laura Mvula, C2C, Hudson Mohawke, and German rockers AnnenMayKantereit. In 2015 St Louis begins releasing under his own moniker, his latest M.O.T.H. (Matters of the Heartless) dropped in Jan 2021. The Washington D.C.-born singer with Haitian roots is now based in Berlin. When asked about his thoughts on artistry, Olivier St. Louis simply states “no punches pulled, no compromises, just me”.