Chela‘s new single “Losing Belief” is out on Minerva Music.
Australian-Filipino alt-pop artist Chelsea Wheatley, better known as Chela, obviously prioritizes quality over quantity. Since the release of her breakout single “Romanticise” in 2013, she has only unveiled a few songs but things are going to change. Following up on her 2018’s collaborative track with Banoffee, “Shut You Up,” she’s now back on her own with a new banger, “Losing Belief,” and the announcement of a new EP due this Fall.
Although Chela‘s “Losing Belief” was motivated by love desperation, it sounds like “a mantra for those who lose belief in anything and need to be reminded that their own power is all they really need,” according to the artist. Indeed, the pulsating beats, as well as the vigorous waves of synths, give the song an empowering aura and the necessary force to believe in yourself without any kind of external validation. The track also comes with a clip which was directed and choreographed by Chela herself. About the video, she explained: