Rising bedroom pop artist, Nilka, is releasing her first self-produced EP Sacred, featuring seven spiritually charged songs inspired by her personal experiences with her faith. A collection of soulful prayer songs, Sacred showcases how Nilka’s faith has played a pivotal role in navigating through overcoming hardships. The EP serves as a reflection of her personal growth and resilience, with each track encapsulating the transformative journey that has shaped her into the artist she is today. Drawing inspiration from the Psalms, Nilka carefully crafted each song on the EP, using them as a personal reminder that she is never alone.
“My goal is to create a safe space for others to heal through their connection to the words and be reminded of God’s love.”
Hoping that Sacred will provide listeners with the same comfort it provided her, the final song, “Sanctuary,” offers solace to listeners, reminding them of the importance of finding a safe space for healing and growth. Through her smooth and expressive vocals, Nilka offers her audience comfort in the face of adversity. The EP’s introspective lyrics and memorable melodies create a serene atmosphere, providing a sense of peace to those who listen.
Sacred features dreamy and soulful pop sounds with lo-fi elements that curate an immersive and intimate ambiance. Through heartfelt lyrics, Nilka delves into important themes such as mental health, spirituality, self-growth, and family relationships, providing a relatable and engaging listening experience for her audience. The result of Nilka’s artistic vision is an authentic and reflective expedition that takes listeners on a captivating sonic and lyrical journey of life’s challenges and achievements.
As a Latin-American artist, Nilka is proud to showcase her Puerto Rican heritage through bilingual lyrics that add a multicultural perspective to her EP. Her thought-provoking lyrics explore the complexities of identity and culture, making her music accessible to a wide range of listeners. Additionally, each song will be accompanied by an official lyric video, further immersing listeners in the meaning behind Nilka’s earnest lyrics.
‘Sacred’ EP by Nilka