Irish singer-songwriter James vincent mcmorrow is one of today’s best artists, widely celebrated for his hits such as “If I Had a Boat”, “We Don’t Eat”, “Get Low”, “Rising Water” and his cover of ” Wicked Games â, featured in the sixth season of the HBO series Game Of Thrones. Recently McMorrow announced the upcoming release of his new album Grapefruit season to September 17, with his intimate single “Headlights”, as well as “Gone” and “I Should Go” with Kenny beats. McMorrow also revealed its 2022 UK and Europe tour dates, with more tour announcements to come.
James vincent mcmorrow noted, âSony Music Publishing has been my home ever since I was literally a kid on myspace downloading songs, the first people to believe in my writing. They’ve helped me find collaborators over the years for my records when I needed it, basically any crazy idea I had, they’ve been there to help happen. This last year and a half has obviously been pretty bad, songwriting was one of the few things in my life that I could control.So having someone like David Ventura willing to take some of the songs I wrote and find homes for them, was pretty amazing. Coming out of it all, I realize how much I want to write and work with others, so excited to be able to do that with a group of people that I really love and trust. “
David Ventura, Chairman and Co-CEO of Sony Music Publishing UK said: âWe are all delighted to continue working with the one and only James vincent mcmorrow. After years of working together, we’ve seen James grow into a complete artist and unstoppable songwriter. We are delighted that the world is discovering his new album Grapefruit season, which is a masterpiece. ”
Saul Fitton, Senior A&R Manager Sony Music Publishing UK said: “James is a brilliantly intelligent and versatile talent – he is a very forward-thinking songwriter and a true artist. We are incredibly excited that James is continuing this next phase of his journey with us.”
James vincent mcmorrow first audience captivated in 2010 with his eponymous first EP and his first album Early in the morning, which he wrote in a small house on ireland coast with a guitar, keyboard, microphone, computer and other instruments. Since its great success with Early in the morning, McMorrow has released four albums with a wide range of styles and influences, including Post Tropical (2014) ; We move (2016) with the hits “Rising Water” and “Get Low”; and The real care (2017).
In addition to his accomplishments as an artist, McMorrow has achieved great success creating songs for many artists. In 2015 he co-wrote and performed on Kygo’s “I’m In Love” from his debut album. Cloud. He also created several songs on All Tvvins’ Just to exist album in 2019; the singles “Run Away” and “Angela” by Dvsn; “Silver Shells” by Japanese popstars; “Wake Up” with Claptone and “Be Somebody” by Rudimental.
SOURCE Sony Music Publishing