In need of uplifting positivity and a sugary summertime feeling? Find comfort in Karl Wilhelm’s single ‘The Beast’. The sunny, indie-pop single finds the Gothenburg-based Swede in an inspirational mood, even as he croons about his worries and failures. Through lyrics full of dreamlike nature imagery, he tells you to let “go of others’ expectations, and just be yourself and enjoy life.”
With simple guitar, soft background vocals, and a catchy whistling tune, Wilhelm creates a serene and joyous atmosphere for the listeners. His upbeat single fosters a space for listeners to release problems and let go of harmful self-judgement. You can’t help but get lost in the breezy, inspiring world he builds.
Words by Tunika Onnekikami