Artist: Noak Hellsing
Song: Good Enough
Stands out: Vocals, writing
If you like: Lewis Capaldi
Noak Hellsing is the 16-year-old songwriter and artist from Stockholm, Sweden. Noak started playing the guitar and writing music at an early age and has been surrounded by music his whole life. During the fall of 2019 he released his self-written debut single ‘Lost’ where he demonstrated his immense vocal ability and lyricism. The song was mentioned by several tastemakers such as Hillydilly och Bands of Tomorrow with words like: “ ’Lost’ showcases his astronomic potential, and you’ll quickly realize how special he is.”
Influenced by artists such as John Mayer, Ed Sheeran and Shawn Mendes, Noak showcases with his unique and
dynamic voice the route he wants to take as an artist. Now, Noak is releasing his follow-up single ‘Good Enough’ – a heartbreaking, powerful ballad about the feeling of not being good enough. The song was written by Noak together with Soha Akile and Philip Holmgren. With his ability to narrate a relatable story and to put words on feelings, Noak is aiming straight for the listeners heart with ‘Good Enough’.
Noak’s own words about the song: “‘Good Enough’ is about the feeling that your’e never really enough for someone. That you are doing everything for that person but at the end of the day you’re not enough.”