Soph Retief is a singer-songwriter based in London composing in styles such as pop, electronic and soul and who is currently getting UK DJ support from venues like Chicago’s, Babble, Interaction, lloyds Bars, Ignite, Star Night Club, Ministry of Sound, Yates, Slug and Lettuce, Egg, Pacha, Club Concrete and more.
Born and raised in Singapore, Soph Retief grew up singing and playing the violin, piano and guitar. Soph Retief wrote her first composition at 12 years old and since then she has been continuously bringing her music to the studio.
Soph Retief won the 2016 MTV Project Aloft Star South East Asia songwriting competition as well as awards in the 2017 UK Open Mic and Future Music Songwriting competition.
Soph Retief is currently located in London studying a BA in Music whilst regularly developing her songs in the studio and performing live.
Soph Retief is infuenced by artists including Adele, Dua Lipa, Taylor Swift and Hailee Steinfeld.
The brand new single ‘Sick of U’ from Soph Retief was produced by Mateo Donoghue at Audiohaus Studios ( Jess Glynn, Sugababes, Skepta, Calum Best ) and is out now from all good digital stores worldwide.