Following the release of “She Leaves You” (34k+ streams), singer-songwriter Sam Hart explores the pressures and unrealistic expectations of aging as a woman in today’s society in her latest single “Thirty and Thriving,” which is available on all streaming platforms now.
Accompanied by the moving visuals of actual VHS footage from her early childhood, “Thirty and Thriving” serves as a poignant anthem for anyone navigating the complexities of coming of age in the modern world. Hart’s ethereal vocals and heartrending melodies offer a cathartic experience that lingers long after the final note.
“Thirty and Thriving” blends lush harmonies and a gentle yet cinematic soundscape that is perfect for listeners who love a playlist with a bittersweet, nostalgic soundscape. Stripped down to its core with piano accompaniment, the song unveils Hart‘s true essence as a powerful vocalist, allowing her evocative and versatile voice to shine through. Hart’s vocal prowess effortlessly switches between delicate nuances and powerful highs, reflecting the emotional journey of the song’s lyrics.
“I wrote ‘Thirty and Thriving’ at a time when I was falling behind. It felt like I was running toward a door that never seemed to get closer. Writing this song helped me to truly understand that everyone’s path looks different and that’s okay,” says Hart of her latest release. At its core, the song represents the ethos of a generation, highlighting Hart’s challenging journey towards self-acceptance in spite of unrealistic pressures.
“Thirty and Thriving” was written by Samantha Nicole Hart, produced and mixed by TOMPA (Silverstein 1.8M Monthly Listeners), mastered by Joao Carvalho, and features album artwork by Nolan Begley with a photo from Hart’s mother’s archives with her own handwriting.
About Sam Hart
Sam Hart is a Canadian singer-songwriter who blends cinematic and pop sounds infused with a sweet tone with a similar sound to artists like Sara Bareilles, Kina Grannis and Lizzy McAlpine.
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