In a musical landscape saturated with repetitive beats and predictable lyrics, Ámaris (also known as Ámaris Emersleben) emerges like a breath of fresh air with her latest single, “Different.” This enchanting track takes listeners on a profound journey through change, skillfully blending emotive vocals with captivating instrumentals.

Ámaris is a multifaceted creative force, seamlessly weaving her talents as a music producer, fantasy author, and actor. Hailing from Switzerland, she grew up surrounded by a rich tapestry of cultures, with roots extending to the Netherlands, New Zealand, and her home country. Raised in a family where English, German, and Dutch were spoken, Ámaris developed a linguistic diversity reflected in her music and storytelling.

Already celebrated for her distinctive sound and poetic lyricism, Ámaris continues to carve her niche with “Different,” exploring the theme of change and personal transformation. It’s not just a song; it’s an introspective voyage that delves into the depths of self-discovery. From the very first notes, “Different” captivates with its ethereal production. The instrumental arrangement, marked by a delicate balance of electronic and organic elements, sets the stage for the artist’s soulful vocals, laden with emotion, that weave seamlessly through the soundscape, creating an immersive sonic experience.

The lyrical content of “Different” mirrors the complexities of navigating through life’s inevitable changes. Ámaris’ poignant words, beautifully articulated, resonate with authenticity and vulnerability as her ability to convey deep emotions through her lyrics adds an extra layer of intimacy to the listening experience, making it relatable to anyone who has experienced the transformative power of change. What sets “Different” apart is not only its lyrical depth but also its dynamic musicality. The song builds gradually, creating a sense of anticipation that climaxes in a powerful crescendo. The production nuances, including subtle electronic elements and well-placed pauses, showcase Ámaris’ attention to detail and her commitment to delivering a track that feels both contemporary and timeless.

Ámaris, photo by Claudia Reinert
Ámaris, photo by Claudia Reinert

“Different” is a must-listen for anyone seeking music that transcends boundaries and speaks to the soul, as Ámaris has undoubtedly crafted a masterpiece that will leave a lasting impact on the contemporary music scene.

Run Time: 2:59
Release Date: November 10, 2023
Record Label: Independent


Dawn Jones is the curator of the V13 imPRESSED Column. Previously known as imPRESSED Indie Music Blog, Jones and her team joined forces with V13 in 2020 to collaborate on an exclusive column on V13's site (imPRESSED) to bring a niche focus to the rapidly evolving indie music genre. Dawn is also the founder of Pressed PR - a boutique PR agency that focuses on PR for independent creatives. Pressed PR’s team works on a variety of campaigns partnering with independent filmmakers, independent artists, and independent labels. Pressed PR’s music clientele has landed in the pages of Billboard, Atwood Magazine, EARMILK, HYPE Magazine, and many others.