In a remarkable collaboration that has been highly anticipated by fans worldwide, global sensation SOFI TUKKER has joined forces with renowned DJs and producers Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano to deliver an electrifying new single titled "TROMPA" released today under the esteemed Armada Music label. This track is set to dominate the dance music scene and ignite rhapsodic dance parties throughout the summer.
"TROMPA" made its explosive debut at Coachella, where SOFI TUKKER took the stage, leaving the crowd awe-struck. It has since become a staple in their DJ sets, creating a frenzy of unconsciously shaking dance enthusiasts. Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano, no strangers to epic live performances, have also showcased the track in their most notable sets, including the legendary Tomorrowland mainstage. The momentum surrounding "TROMPA" has been building, and now its release is finally here, ready to captivate audiences worldwide.
The irresistible allure of "TROMPA" lies in its ability to seamlessly blend the infectious grooves of SOFI TUKKER and the distinct signature sounds of Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano. The track incorporates the vibrant vocals of Sophie, who lends her Portuguese singing talents, and the mesmerizing Surinamese vocals by Sunnery James. A key ingredient in this masterpiece is the sample derived from a samba song by Brazilian artists Robson Jorge & Lincoln Olivetti from the 1980s. This infusion of cultural elements infuses "TROMPA" with a euphoric essence, making it a must-have addition to any summer playlist.
Not only has "TROMPA" taken the music world by storm, but it has also found its way onto Apple TV. The track has been selected to be featured during Major League Soccer, enhancing the intensity and excitement of the games. This high-profile exposure further solidifies "TROMPA" as a force to be reckoned with and cements its status as a dynamic anthem for music lovers and sports enthusiasts alike.
Reflecting on the inspiration behind "TROMPA," Sophie of SOFI TUKKER reminisces about her time in Rio, where she discovered the samba de rodas. This timeless song was a favorite among her friends, a unifying force that brought everyone together in harmony. The nostalgia surrounding "TROMPA" has resonated with Sophie ever since, and now, with the release of this collaboration, it is set to transport listeners to that magical time and place.
Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano echo the sentiment, expressing their excitement for the release of "TROMPA." They emphasize the organic creative process that brought this track to life, fueled by mutual love and appreciation for each other's music. Including Portuguese lyrics by Sophie added an extra layer of authenticity and seamlessly blended the visions of all four artists. This synergy has culminated in a track that perfectly captures the essence of their collective energy and musical prowess.
"TROMPA" is a testament to the power of collaboration and the boundless creative potential that arises when talented artists come together. SOFI TUKKER and Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano have crafted an extraordinary summer anthem destined to captivate audiences and leave a lasting impression. With its infectious rhythms, mesmerizing vocals, and a touch of cultural nostalgia, "TROMPA" is a triumph that showcases the immense talent and artistry of these global dance superstars. Brace yourselves for a dance-floor revolution, as "TROMPA" is ready to set the world ablaze with its irresistible allure.
About Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano
Having cemented their reputation with major performances at Sensation, Airbeat One, Tomorrowland, Creamfields, and Mysteryland this summer, Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano are the archetypal mainstays of the dance music scene. With almost two decades of scene experience under their belt, they’re enjoying global success as producers with songs such as ‘Savages’ (20+ million streams), ‘Life After You’ and ‘Summer Thing’ (with Dragonette, Cat Dealers, and Bruno Martini), are cultivating their trademark sound through their own SONO imprint, and travel the world with their Sexy By Nature concept, which has a radio show spinoff that reaches millions of dance music fans on a weekly basis. Frequently headlining the world’s biggest festivals (e.g., Tomorrowland, Ultra Europe, and Balaton Sound), the Amsterdam-based producers continue to stake their claim amongst the most consistent and prolific house acts.
About SOFI TUKKER
Best friends Sophie Hawley-Weld & Tucker Halpern have a global reputation as the most vibrant, positive, and community-driven dance music group out there. In 2015 they released their debut single, “Drinkee,” which was nominated for a GRAMMY, followed by a 2nd nomination for their debut album Treehouse. They have since earned Platinum and Gold record sales, several #1 records, over a billion streams, and have been featured in campaigns for Apple ("Best Friend"), Peloton ("Purple Hat"), and Smartwater ("Wet Tennis”). In 2023 Tucker & Sophie have also been seen as the faces of colorful G-Star Raw & Baboon to the Moon collections and the continuation of their own fashion label, WET TENNIS. Their new single “JACARÉ” is a celebration of Brazil and the LGBTQ+ community, with lyrics by the Brazilian poet Chacal. SOFI TUKKER has collaborated with artists around the world, such as Amadou and Mariam, Mahmut Orhan, Bomba Estéreo, and Pablo Vittar. 2023 projects include the release of the single "Sacrifice" with Kx5 (Kaskade & Deadmau5) as well as contributing two songs to the debut album from LP Giobbi, including the haunting track "If Love Is A Skill." Their versatility as a live act has them packing festival fields, selling out headline tours at iconic venues such as Red Rocks, and returning to Vegas for their DJ residency. Their immersive new live show debuted at Coachella and will be followed by Governors Ball, Bonnaroo, Electric Forest, Lollapalooza, Osheaga, and more.