Rukhsana Merrise

Rukhsana Merrise, pronounced (Ruk-sana) is a Singer-Songwriter from West London. Her unique vocal and writing style, mixed with traditional folk guitars and unorthodox production help define this contemporary Folk Artist. She released her first EP in September 2014 entitled “September Songs’. It draws on all her musical influences spanning from Folk and Indie to Classic 80’s Pop, Soul and RnB. The EP has garnered heavy support online from many blogs including ‘Hilly Dilly who made her song ‘So They Say’ #2 in their ‘2014 Top Slept on Songs’. September Songs has received over 200,000 plays in its first few months of release.
Rukhsana is currently touring the UK and Ireland with Folk Band ‘Bears Den’ and will be performing at festivals across the UK and Europe in 2015. She plans to release her follow-up EP 'Begin’ in May 2015.
Olly Hodgson
Assisted by: Lily Oram