Imagine a mélange of organic guitars and driving percussion spiced with a powererhouse wall of background “na-na-na” and “bah-da-bah-dap” vocals so full-bodied that they actually become part of the instrumentation. That is a trademark of Young Pals’ owner and founder Ayhan Sahin—who also commandeers the vocals in this fall 2021 release.
Eddie LaCardo’s debut EP project “Take A Tour” is an audio triptych filled with joy and optimism. His music offers a reggae-splashed uptempo sing-a-long that will meet the masses with its universal message of playful inclusion: “I don’t need no diamonds, I don’t need no pearls/As long as I have you, Girl I have the world.” (Song List: 1. Take A Tour, 2. Sad Song)
Ayhan Sahin’s fervent vocals are echoed by those ABBA sound harmonies reflecting the longing of the vocalist’s persistent . Every element of the song strategically contributes to the journey of the character, building tension both lyrically and instrumentally into the crescendo of the character’s appeal.
Lauren Rathbun offers a nod to classic country with debut single “My Almost Lover,” which serves up a dollop of Patsy Cline and a dash of Kitty Wells and then weaves in her own contralto charisma. Alongside a honky-tonk posse of musicians firing fiddle, steel guitar and shuffling percussion, this old soul vocalist sings, “Goodbye my almost lover, there was almost a you and me.” The present honors the past in this radio-ready anthem.
Format: DIGITAL DOWNLOAD The Village People’s iconic cowboy Randy Jones brings his vocal machismo to new single ‘Hard Times.’ Tough times certainly come and go, but with the will to win, empowered individuals always land “on the right line.” That’s the overwhelming lyrical theme of “Hard Times.”
Format: DIGITAL DOWNLOAD It has been celebrated by artists as varied as The Mamas & The Papas, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Kinks and Guns N’ Roses. And now the city of Los Angeles has a brand new sonic love letter, thanks to Ayhan Sahin’s “L.A. Nights,” released by independent label Young Pals Music.
Format: PHYSICAL CD Just add champagne. The New Year’s spirit is in full swing with an originally composed new single from New York City-based Young Pals Music. “New Year’s Eve At Home” celebrates the joys of cozying up with loved ones via full-on country flavor, courtesy of vocalist Christi Bauerlee.
10 singles have been released from the production album “Pop,” the first full-length namesake collection from Young Pals Music founder Ayhan Sahin and Bernadette O’Reilly. Critically acclaimed album offers 12+ diverse vocalists & musicians across a myriad of styles, including R&B & soul, dance, jazz, country and of course… pop.
Format: DIGITAL DOWNLOAD Award-winning Latina stage and screen sensation Bianca Marroquin (Broadway's Chicago, Televisa's "Bailando por un Sueño," Univision's "Mira Quien Baila") is pleased to release her first-ever full-length solo album El Mundo Era Mio (The World Was Mine) on Young Pals Records International.