Aussie superstar Emma Hewitt collaborates with Markus Schulz on club floor translation of new single “Into My Arms.”
When we dropped the Original and nowifi Remix of Emma Hewitt’s return, ‘Into My Arms’, into your system earlier in the month, we promised you an organically emerging release. Well, that evolution continues today, as ‘Into My Arms’ adds heavyweight Markus Schulz to its cast list. Schulz has given ‘Into My Arms’ its first club floor translation, and one that brilliantly equalizes Emma’s bittersweet evocations with an uplift that knows little (if any!) bounds.
Courtesy of its official video which premieres today, Emma & Markus’ collaboration has also been lent a stunning visual dimension. Shot on the wide-open expanses of California’s famed Salton Sea, its free-rein sensibility brilliantly echoes the newly elevated tone of ‘Into My Arms’.
On the occasion of the partnership, Emma took some time to share insights into the writing & composition of ‘Into My Arms’. She says, “When first writing this song – as I so often have been over the years – I was separated from many loved ones in other parts of the world. As the time-and-distance gap grew larger, I began to wonder when, or even if, I would reunite with some of those people in this lifetime. Perhaps they will only be dreamt of for the rest of this journey, but I know I will visit them often in my memories.”
Few voices are as instantly recognizable as that of Emma Hewitt. From her quiet coastal-town beginnings as an acoustic singer/songwriter to packed clubs and some of the largest electronic and dance festival stages in the world, her career has spanned over a decade and has included Billboard #1’s, IDMA and International Songwriter Awards, and collaborations with some of electronic music’s most notable producers. The next chapter of Emma Hewitt‘s evolution sees her return to her singer/songwriter roots and 80’s tinged indie influences on a self-produced full-length solo album set to be released on Black Hole Recordings later this year.
Blending Emma’s beautifully disarming innermost with a production that’ll land at the very heart of prime-time floors, the seismic and ethereal Emma Hewitt x Markus Schulz’s ‘Into My Arms’ comes to sales and streaming platforms today.
01: Emma Hewitt x Markus Schulz – Into My Arms (Original Mix)
02: Emma Hewitt x Markus Schulz – Into My Arms (Extended Mix)