Nyla, best known from the sister duo Brick and Lace, is scoring high marks for her solo project which garnered a hit with superstar EDM/dancehall/pop group Major Lazer. The song “Light it Up”, which includes shared writing credits for Nyla, has been lighting up the charts on the latest Major Lazer album, “Peace is the Mission” released earlier this year.
A new remix of the song featuring UK-based artist Fuse ODGhas now been released as the official single for Europe. With nearly 2 million Youtube views already, the song has been quickly climbing the European Electronic Itunescharts reaching the top 10 in countries like UK, Germany , Sweden, Netherlands and Finland. Recently, the song trended on Youtube as #15 of their most popular videos.
The song’s original version has over 2 million views adding to the popularity of “Light it Up”.
Billboard released their own accrediting article citing British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC) radio personality Annie Mac’s high approval, who dubbed it ” The Hottest Song in the World”.
Nyla continues to illuminate the dance floor with her versatile vocals, and in collaboration with Fuse ODG and the impressive Major Lazer team, things must come up a definite win/win.