I think it was in the Capitol Studios in Hollywood and I was kind of hoping to get her to sing on Innocence Lost because it felt like a natural duet. Prince, Bowie, George Michael… How did that impact you, as a pop artist? Achingly cool, but maybe too cool for school. Not that he's prone to wallow: What kind of music does Erik Hassle do? Does Erik Hassle do drugs?
I wrote that song together with Sohn, an amazing artist, producer and songwriter and another amazing songwriter and producer called Nick Ruth and it was just one of those songs that came really naturally.
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What bands was Erik Hassle in? Well, that is up to you to decide! Tinashe and I are both signed to RCA and we had a session together once before and did another day together in the studio. Her brave and brilliant brand of experimental, hip hop-fused electronica is unlikely to ever get the juices flowing at Radio 2 in the same way as Smith and Ezra Sly and the Family Stone is a really big inspiration for me, too. Their music will soundtrack many a hungover Sunday at a festival, but as things stand right now - they're a long way from headliner material.
Their music will soundtrack many a hungover Sunday at a festival, but as things stand right now - they're a long way from headliner material. Erik Hassle was born on the 26th of Augustwhich was a Friday. If you could only express one thing about yourself as a person on this album, what would you like to convey most to listeners? Click on their names to check out their FAQs. I think that being in an emotional state, whether you are happy or sad, definitely helps. Growing up on the rural outskirts of Stockholm, how were you first introduced to the sound? Where the lyrics can tell one story but the music shows you that there were happy times as well, or the other way around.