Welcome back to another episode of This Must Be the Gig, the podcast that gives you an all-access pass to the world of live music! London-based rising star Nilüfer Yanya is on the verge of releasing her debut album, Miss Universe, a record that fuses vibrant passion, technical wizardry, and seemingly every genre under the sun—R&B, soul, jazz, indie rock, all working together in a waterfall of wonder. This week, host Lior Phillips chats with Yanya about the origins of the record, tailoring her opening set to different headliners, exercising while on tour, and so much more. Plus, sample her debut with “Tears”, ahead of the album’s March 22nd release on ATO Records.
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