James Bay

The long, noble (and sometimes ignoble) history of indie bands writing songs for pop stars

The Cribs recently revealed that they almost gave songs to One Direction, continuing a grand tradition

James Bay covers Oasis and Coldplay for new Apple Music session

Here's his take on 'Trouble' and 'Don't Look Back In Anger'

James Bay to play live-streamed gig this week for Save Our Venues campaign

He'll play live from London on Thursday (July 16)

James Bay releases new single ‘Chew On My Heart’ from upcoming album

"This next record is much more personal and vulnerable," Bay told NME this week

James Bay on new single ‘Chew On My Heart’ and “boundary breaking” album: “It’s the most positive thing I’ve ever written”

He also talks his experiences of working with The Killers’ Brandon Flowers and discovering Tyler, the Creator was a big fan

Support acts announced for Ed Sheeran’s UK and European stadium tour (including The Darkness)

Ed Sheeran has announced the support acts for his upcoming 2019 'Divide' tour – with The Darkness set to join him on his UK...

James Bay covers Tina Turner and channels his inner rockstar at Mad Cool Festival 2018

It’s 8pm, baking hot and there’s next to no shade, but that doesn’t seem to matter to the thousands of punters who are crowded...

Watch James Bay join forces with The Rolling Stones at final London show

The Rolling Stones were joined onstage by James Bay for a special performance of 'Beast of Burden' last night (June 19). Check out footage...

The Big Read – James Bay: “It’s an artist’s duty to push boundaries”

It’s James Bay! Without his hat! Cavorting with a Stranger Things star?! Channeling Kanye?! Writing the best Strokes song The Strokes never wrote?! Dan Stubbs meets a man of big ambition and sweet-smelling feet