After 2 years in the making Hight's colab track with German DJ Felix Jaehn and Youtube star Alex Aiono finally hits the world. The track has already hit 1 million streams on Spotify alone in 3 days which will help to continue Hight's journey into the internation pop world.
Tom Walker releases his highly anticipated debut EP 'Blessings EP' recorded with Jim Abbiss in January of this year. The EP features 5 tracks which showcase all elements of what Tom can deliver during his live show.
4. Play Dead The 4AM Mix
5. Just You and I
Our youngest member of the Covert family, Alex Stacey, has just signed his first exclusive publishing deal with US based publisher Artist Publishing Group. APG is run by Mike Caren, producer, songwriter and former President of Worldwide A&R at Warner Music Group. Alex signed his deal while on a writing trip to LA and has been working with some great US writers and producers and already has some exciting cuts in the pipeline.
We are happy to announce that Tom Walker has now joined the family at Universal Music Publishing. Internationally the teams at Universal have made Tom feel extremely welcome already and we are excited to now be moving forward with such strong teams for both records and publishing worldwide.
Check out Tom on the UMPG website here: http://www.umusicpub.co.uk/en-GB/Artists/T/Tom-Walker.aspx
Following the announcement yesterday that he would be 'Setting Sail' across the Netherlands this May Tom has announced a second UK headline tour for 2017.
May 6, Utrecht @ Tivolivredenburg - http://tiv.re/6meiTomWalker
May 7, Nijmegen @ Merleyn - https://www.doornroosje.nl/event/tom-walker/
May 8, Amsterdam @ Bitterzoet - http://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/183915
May 9, Rotterdam @ Rotown - https://www.rotown.nl/tickets/tom-walker/23691
UK TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY 24th FEB.
Feb 21 - Germany, Berlin @ FluxFM Session, IM FLUXBAU
Feb 22 - Netherlands, Amsterdam @ PARADISO NOORD
Feb 23 - Switzerland, Aarau @ KIFF
19 year old Alex joins the roster following a handful of outstanding sessions and is already capturing the attention of various artists, writers and publishers. With the opening months of 2017 currently booked solid, the year looks to bare a large significance in the development of this young and exciting writer.
'Play Dead' will feature in the Radio 1 Playlist as 'Introducing Track of The Week' from 13/01/17. The track will be played everyday this week across various daytime shows. For more info and how to listen click HERE.
Tom Walker's latest single 'Just You And I' (Acoustic) was released on 9th December 2016 and straight away picked up numberous Spotify playlists from New Music Friday's in various countries as well as Pop Rising (US), Mellow Pop (UK), Easy (UK), Love Pop (US) and appeared in the Global Viral Chart as well as in the top 10 viral charts across 7 countries including the U.SA.
Tom is also off on his debut UK headline tour playing London, Manchester, Glasgow, Bristol and Birmingham.
Tom Walker releases single 'Play Dead' and gets plays on Zane Lowe (Beats1) and BBC Introducing Manchester /
Tom Walker has just released his latest single 'Play Dead' through Sony's Relentless Records. On its first day it picked up coverage from EARMILK and CLASH magazine and was playlisted on Spotify's New Music Friday in UK, Germany, Netherlands and Sweden. It was played by Zane Lowe as one of his Beats1 Breaking Artists tracks and both BBC Introducing Manchester and BBC Introducing Stoke gave it a spin as record of the week. This release follows Tom's previous single 'Fly Away With Me' which has over 1.2 million streams on Spotify alone so far. You can download or stream 'Play Dead' on Apple or Spotify and all other digital providers.
Our newest addition to our roster, HIGHT, is supporting Felix Jaehn on his Bonfires tour across Germany in Sept/ Oct. His debut single 'Sun Come Up' is released on 16th Sept. Exciting things to come from this one!
Covert Talent was asked to consult on the TV show, The Voice, as part of the pre-show judging panel to select auditionees to progress through onto the ITV show.
Chiara Hunter has co-written the latest single 'Cry' by chart topping drum & bass act Sigma featuring the British icons Take That. The single was premiered on BBC Radio 1 on Nick Grimshaw's breakfast show and is already No. 4 in the Vodafone Big Top 40 chart only 2 days after release.
Tom Walker's debut single 'Sun Goes Down feat Kojey Radical' had its first BBC Radio 1 play from Annie Mac as part of her #NewNames March 2016 and its first BBC 1Xtra play by MistaJam as his 'Inbox Fresh'. With additional support from Pigeons & Planes, Clash, SBTV, BBC Introducing Manchester and a number of gigs and festivals lined up, this is just the start for Tom.
Future Funk artist Chiara Hunter will be supporting UK No. 1 artist, Jess Glynn, on select dates of her UK tour including Usher Hall in Edinburgh, O2 Manchester Apollo and the O2 Brixton Academy in London.
Rupert Christie has produced and mixed the latest record by Jessie J which is a cover of the 50;s classic '(Everybody's Waitin' for) The Man with the Bag' which is the soundtrack to this years Boots Christmas advert. It was recorded at Abbey Road Studios, with a full big band and the video was directed by Joseph Kahn, who's previous credits include Taylor Swift, Britney & Destinys Child.
The Dealer was commission by Felix Jaehn to remix his international hit single 'Ain't Nobody (Loves Me Better) feat. Jasmine Thompson. The single has been a hit all over the world including sticking at No. 1 for 12 weeks in Germany. The Dealer's remix features on the official remix EP and he also co-wrote 'I Do' the B-side to the single with Felix.
Future funk artist Chiara Hunter unleashed her first track 'Strange Relationships' on music blog Indie shuffle this week. The funky power pop anthem was co-written/produced by Covert Talent's very own The Dealer.