Armin van Buuren collaborator and producer Cimo Fränkel has shared his latest single ‘I’m Alright’ (2nd March) which follows the remix package for ‘Never Give Up’ featuring remixes by filous, Chevrae, and ChildsPlay x Noise Cartel. Cimo Fränkel has gained critical acclaim through tastemaker publications and Youtube channels such as Chill Nation, The Vibe Guide, La Belle Musique, Zeno-Chan, Tribal Trap, Dancing Astronaut, Clash Magazine, Earmilk, EDM Sauce, Discobelle and many more.
Cimo Fränkel is famed for co-writing the multi-Platinum track ‘Sex’, performed by Cheat Codes & Kris Kross Amsterdam which has almost 450 million Spotify plays to date, going gold in the USA, double platinum in the UK, quadruple platinum in the Netherlands, and gathering 7 more platinum awards in other countries.
He has worked with notorious labels in the past such as Spinnin Records and Armada gaining over 6 million views on Youtube and paving the way for opportunities to feature on records with internationally acclaimed artists including Armin van Buuren, Daddy’s Groove, Wildstylez, and EDX. Cimo has also supported Armin van Buuren at multiple sold-out arena shows, including the LA Forum and Amsterdam Arena on his 2016 ‘Armin Only’ Tour.
‘I’m Alright’ emphasizes Fränkel’s inclination towards sleek pop that gets straight to the point. His vocal work conveys genuine intimacy and charming honesty, set against a backdrop of laid back percussion and imbued with tropical-pop leanings. The track is a sonically opulent gem, intensified by Fränkel’s skilled songwriting and supple production.
Speaking of the track Cimo Fränkel remarked: “I spent three hours creating the song and five hours dancing to it right after it was finished. When that happens, I know I want to release it asap”.