Tom Walker has released his latest single 'My Way' on Friday 22nd June. It has already been playlisted by a number of European radio stations and was in all of the New Music Friday's on Spotify worldwide as well as Apple Music's 'Best Of The Week Playlist' and Amazon's 'Brand New Playlists' so watch this space! 'My Way' was written by Tom, Fiona Bevan and our very own Hight who also did additional production on the track.
Tom Walker's single 'Leave A Light On' has broken into the Top 10 singles chart in the UK, landing at No.8! The single has already been top 10 in many countries around Europe and has smashed through the million global sales mark.
Alex Stacey has co-written the latest single by hit US band One Republic which also features Logic. The single 'Start Again' is also on the soundtrack to Season 2 of the hit Netflix show '13 Reasons Why'.
Alex met lead singer and hit songwriter Ryan Tedder last year in Los Angeles while signing his publishing deal to Mike Caren's Artist Publishing Group. This is Alex's first big international cut as a songwriter but won't be his last. He has been working with some amazing writers, producers and artists and is being requested by many top names all over the world.
Tom Walker's single 'Leave A Light On' is the soundtrack to the new Sony Bravia OLED global TV advertising campaign which kicks off on the 7th May 2018. It features a new orchestral arrangement of the hit single.
Tom Walker's latest single 'Leave A Light On' has been streamed over 145 million times across all stores and has gone Platinum in France, Italy and Switzerland, Gold in Germany and Austria and Silver in the UK. The single is currently No. 1 in the European Boarder Breakers Chart and No. 4 in the European Airplay Chart and has been No. 1 on iTunes in 11 markets. He has also been No 1 in the French Airplay Chart for 7 weeks in a row!
Hight's single with Felix Jaehn and Alex Aiono 'Hot2Touch' has reached Platinum sales certification in Germany and Gold in Italy. The single which also reached No. 1 in the Germany airplay charts is also nearing 100million streams on Spotify and now features on Felix Jaehn's debut album "I".
Celebrating its 16th anniversary, the list (compiled annually by BBC News) has a track record of predicting who are going to be the next big thing. It is chosen by some of the most influential people at the heart of their respective musical genres. This year’s selected panel included representatives from the likes of VICE, Q Magazine and Billboard; international music festivals such as SXSW (USA), Primavera (Spain) and Belsonic (N. Ireland) as well as DJs from Dermot O’Leary to Charlie Sloth and Clara Amfo to Yasser.
Tom Walker has been chosen as one of ten artists for MTV's Brand New for 2018! Selected by MTV officials, key music influencers and industry representatives, these acts join the MTV Brand New school of fame which features the likes of Adele, Justin Bieber, Anne-Marie, Florence + The Machine, AJ Tracey, Krept & Konan, Years & Years and more. Read more at http://www.mtv.co.uk/brand-new-for-2018/news/introducing-our-mtv-brand-new-for-2018-shortlist-nominees
Tom's latest single 'Leave A Light On' has been added to the BBC Radio 1 Playlist as well as MTV's and The Box's playlists. It has also been receiving huge amounts of radio play all over Europe and is currently in the Top 20 Italian radio chart and No. 2 in the Shazam chart in Italy.
Hight co-wrote the single 'Too Young' with Grace Davies and Fiona Bevan which Grace performed at the first live shows on X Factor 2017. The track got an amazing response flying to No.2 in the iTunes chart and Grace was crowned the 'Weekend Champion'.
Tom Walker has been added to the BBC Radio 1 playlist with his latest single 'Heartland' which was produced by Naughty Boy.
Hot2Touch by Felix Jaehn, Hight and Alex Aiono has sold over 200,00 copies and reach gold sales status in Germany. It reached No. 1 in the German airplay chart for a number of weeks and the song has appeared in many TV shows in Germany and UK including Love Island. It currently has over 47 million streams on Spotify alone.
Tom Walker have been named as one of the newest additions to BBC Radio 1’s BRIT List along side J Hus and Stefflon Don. They follow on from previous acts including Anne-Marie, Declan McKenna, JP Cooper, Sampha, Stormzy and The Amazons.
The Brit List guarantees each selected artist three consecutive Radio 1 playlist appearances, vaulting them to the A-list if they haven’t previously appeared there. In addition, Radio 1 also pledged to assist each artist in securing other editorial and live opportunities.
Tom Walker said: "It’s such a monumental honour to be added to the Radio 1 Brit List, I can’t believe it! Receiving this kind of acknowledgement from the radio station I grew up listening to is unreal. Huge love to all the DJs and BBC Introducing for the support so far.”
Following a great show at Glastonbury Festival, Tom was asked to perform an exclusive stripped back version of 'Blessings' live on BBC 2 straight after the Foo Fighters headline set on Saturday.
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.
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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