Ellysse Mason shares ‘Getting You Down’. Manchester’s rising star blends nostalgic vibes with alt-pop mastery

"My listeners know that I am a connoisseur of the bitter-sweet, so in classic Ellysse Mason fashion, the lyrical frustration is dressed up as a feel-good anthem"
22 May 2024

Hailing from Manchester, Ellysse Mason effortlessly blends 90s and noughties vibes with alt-pop, showcasing her masterful songwriting. With millions of streams since her 2018 debut, Mason has penned hits for artists like Matt Wills and Rosa, solidifying her status as a rising star.

Following on from the April release of Cry Baby, which homed its first radio spin on BBC Radio 1’s Future Pop with Mollie King, Manchester’s very own rising singer-songwriter Ellysse Mason has returned with the euphoric anthem, Getting You Down.

As we begin to head towards the summer months, the singer-songwriter turns up the volume in this irresistible feel-good single. Staying true to Mason’s nostalgic essence, Getting You Down is the perfect song for a long summer’s night out with your friends.

Ellysse Mason ​shares: “Getting You Down is my favourite song on the EP. It’s the voice that talks you down and helps keep your composure. My listeners know that I am a connoisseur of the bitter-sweet, so in classic Ellysse Mason fashion, the lyrical frustration is dressed up as a feel-good anthem. I love the vibe we’ve caught with this one, but do give it a proper listen to find the bitter in the sweet.”

Getting You Down by Ellysse Mason is a percussive summer anthem that tackles relationship frustrations with candid lyricism. Providing a feel-good escape, Mason’s distinct vocals glide over the beating drums, offering the perfect soundtrack to dance away troubles. Set to feature on her upcoming EP, Wish The World Was Ending, released via Rainbow Wood Records, the track gives listeners a taste of Mason’s storytelling prowess.

With over 650,000 social media followers and playlisting on Spotify, she’s a rising force in music. Known for her captivating live performances, Mason has supported artists like Tom Walker and Sam Ryder on tour, further solidifying her promising talent as she prepares for her upcoming EP release.

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