LIMAHL, known for his worldwide hits like “Neverending Story” and “Too Shy” with Kajagoogoo, unveiled a heartwarming holiday single, “ONE WISH FOR CHRISTMAS.” Originally released as ‘London For Christmas’ in 2012 and reissued in 2020, the song resonates even more at a time when the value of closeness is newly cherished like never before, owing to the challenges endured in the pandemic. LIMAHL showed us how a post-apocalyptic crisis can bring us together, and it stays relevant even today.
The enchanting sounds of the piano set the stage for a romantic journey as the song unfolds. LIMAHL’s vocals, tender and rich, carry a thick and deep timbre that adds warmth to the narrative. The pace is deliberately slow and romantic. It captures the essence of a love story during the festive season. The song’s swims from slow to a surging tempo, coupled with the artist’s velvety vocals, make it a perfect addition to holiday playlists.
The lyrics paint a picture of a heartfelt wish for a romantic Christmas with a beloved partner. The singer expresses the desire for togetherness and shared moments, creating an emotional touch that aligns perfectly with the holiday spirit. The music video complements the song impeccably. It features charming lit-up streets at Christmas and a beautiful dance duet between a couple, adding a visual dimension to the enchanting soundscape.
This new release continues to showcase LIMAHL’s innate talent and extensive experience in the music industry that transcends time and appeals across generations.
Review By: Naomi Joan