Great X-Pectations 2016: Rukhsana Merrise
West London singer-songwriter who has recently signed to our friends at Communion Records.
LISTEN: Rukhsana Merrise - So They Say
The resulting “September Songs” EP clocked up a quarter of a million plays on Soundcloud, causing our pals at Communion Records to take notice.
Rukhsana’s musical influences cover everything from folk and indie to 80’s pop, soul and R&B.
She has toured the UK and Europe with Bear’s Den and supported artists including Jack Garratt, Laura Mvula and Leon Bridges, while the summer saw appearances at Glastonbury, Somersault and Bushstock festivals. Her latest tour saw her support Oh Wonder in Europe and she plays the Social in London on 27 January.
Rukshana Merrise Releases
September Songs (September 2014)
Begin EP (May 2015)