Denmark routinely ranks as one of the happiest countries in the world. You know, they have scented candles and knitted socks to keep up the feeling of hygge, and Danes can always feel good that Sweden closed down the nuclear power station on the other side of the sea.
It might also help that they are the largest consumers of antidepressants in the EU.
Nille Nyc‘s “(Not) Okay” is about the use of chemical therapies. Lifted from her first EP, PowerPainPillsPercussion, the catchy track was recorded on her computer set-up in Copenhagen, surrounded by blissful neighbours. With smooth vocals and up-to-the-minute melodies, it’s not a judgement; it’s a take on reliance with quantised percussion.