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"Madly in Love" by Little Perks in Paradise – A Heartwarming Ode to True Love

Updated: Feb 14

Little Perks in Paradise delivers a delightful gem with their track, "Madly in Love," penned by songwriter Scott Perkins. This vibrant, pop-rock composition, propelled by Perkins' lead vocals and guitar, Joe Little on bass, Mark Paradiso on drums, and the sweet harmonies of Michele Huber, offers a refreshing take on the timeless theme of love.

From the very first strums of the syncopated guitar, accompanied by a steady bassline and beats, listeners are transported into an enchanting love story. Perkins' sincere and authentic vocals draw us into the narrative, recounting the moment he first laid eyes on his beloved. His vocal range effortlessly navigates the melody's high-notes. which give the song a retro vibe. Along with Huber's sweet harmonies, the duo brings this love story to life.

"Madly In Love" unfolds like a modern-day fairytale, chronicling the whirlwind romance of two kindred spirits. The highlight of the track lies in its down-to-earth storytelling, recounting memorable moments such as staying up all night and embarking on a fateful walk that culminates in an unexpected plunge into a river. This charming anecdote, drawn from Perkins' own life, adds a layer of authenticity and poignancy to the song, reminding us that true love often springs from the most unexpected of encounters. "We took a walk by the river You went wading in I stood back, watching you there The sunlight shining through your hair When you slipped, you stumbled in You slipped into the river and You reached out, you pulled me in"

"Madly in Love" serves as inspiration, particularly as Valentine's Day approaches. It's a heartwarming reminder that love, in its purest form, knows no bounds and can withstand the test of time. Whether you're seeking a soundtrack for a romantic evening or simply craving a feel-good tune to lift your spirits, Little Perks in Paradise's "Madly in Love" is sure to leave you smiling and tapping your feet. So why not indulge in this musical celebration of love and let its infectious groove sweep you off your feet?


About Little Perks In Paradise Hailing from Atlanta, Singer-Songwriter Scott Perkins has been crafting heartfelt tunes since 1972. In 2015, he teamed up with jazz virtuoso Joe Little on bass and the rhythmic prowess of drummer Mark Paradiso to birth the musical entity known as Little Perks in Paradise. The ensemble gained further depth and dimension with the addition of Michele Huber's vocals a year later.

Little Perks in Paradise embodies a unique fusion of jazz-infused acoustic-indie retro-pop. Their signature sound, characterized by unexpected rhythmic shifts and chord progressions, is complemented by Perkins' thoughtful and introspective lyrics. Drawing from a rich tapestry of musical influences, their compositions reflect a diverse musical heritage that captivates listeners with its hyphenated blend of nostalgia and innovation.



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