Unlikely Collaboration Unleashes Uncharted Musical Marvel: Nicky Roland and Royden Vigilance Drop Groundbreaking Drum and Bass Anthem, Carried Away

Michael Stover
3 min readAug 1, 2023


Brace yourself for a seismic shift in the musical landscape as two powerhouse artists hailing from distinct corners of the electronic music realm join forces for an audacious experiment in sound. Nicky Roland, the brilliant British-born maestro, currently taking the Chicago House scene by storm, has united his creative prowess with the mesmerizing Guyanese-born American singer-songwriter, Royden Vigilance, renowned for his mastery of Deep House. Together, they have unleashed an electrifying Drum and Bass track that defies convention and mesmerizes music aficionados worldwide.

It’s not every day that two groundbreaking talents such as Nicky Roland and Royden Vigilance, each celebrated in their own genres, converge to break new ground and create a tune that sends shockwaves across the industry. Embracing the unfamiliar territory of Drum and Bass, this dynamic duo showcases the true spirit of artistic innovation and fearless experimentation.

Carried Away boasts heart-pounding beats, spine-tingling synths, and hypnotic basslines that beckon listeners to lose themselves in the electrifying rhythms. Fusing Nicky Roland’s unrivaled House music finesse with Royden Vigilance’s signature style, the song transports audiences on an adrenaline-fueled journey they never knew they craved.

While Nicky Roland has garnered a devoted fan base through his trailblazing exploits in Chicago House, his UK roots have endowed him with a distinctive edge that sets his productions apart. Now, collaborating with Royden Vigilance, the duo’s fusion of House roots with the unrelenting energy of Drum and Bass has left audiences spellbound, begging for more.

Royden Vigilance’s mesmerizing vocals add a whole new dimension to the track, weaving a captivating narrative that immerses listeners in the exhilarating world of the duo’s audacious sonic venture. His expert command over Deep House weaves seamlessly into the Drum and Bass framework, creating an enigmatic harmony that leaves listeners craving more.

The release of this groundbreaking track is merely the beginning of an exciting series of collaborations between these two trailblazers. Nicky Roland and Royden Vigilance have confirmed that this is just the tip of the iceberg, and they are set to unleash more mind-bending creations in the coming months.

Prepare to surrender to the sounds of an electrifying union as Nicky Roland and Royden Vigilance shatter barriers, transcend genres, and redefine what’s possible in electronic music. Stay tuned as they take you on a musical rollercoaster ride that will leave you breathless.

To experience the magic for yourself, catch the Drum and Bass masterpiece when it hits streaming platforms on August 4th. For exclusive updates and behind-the-scenes glimpses into their creative process, follow Nicky Roland and Royden Vigilance on their social media channels.

About Nicky Roland: Nicky Roland is a trailblazing force in the Chicago House scene, harnessing the soul of the UK’s electronic roots to craft mesmerizing beats that set dance floors ablaze. With a passion for pushing boundaries and a reputation for impeccable productions, Nicky Roland is undeniably a rising star in the global electronic music arena.

About Royden Vigilance: A Guyanese-born American singer, Royden Vigilance is a vocal virtuoso specializing in the ethereal world of Deep House. Armed with a voice that entrances audiences and productions that transcend conventional limits, he has solidified his position as one of the most captivating artists in contemporary electronic music.

For press inquiries, interviews, and collaboration announcements, please contact:

Nicky Roland — nicky.roland@nickyroland.com

Alwyn Balfour Geiner (PR Manager) — amgcpv@gmail.com


Carried Away Pre-Save and Post-Release Page — https://music.nickyroland.com/carried-away

Nicky Roland Website — https://nickyroland.com/

Nicky Roland Links Page — https://linktr.ee/nickyroland

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