Sam Fender

Sam Fender and his band toast to NME, talk new music and guess star signs at the BandLab NME Awards 2022

There's also praise for Little Simz and a host of Limmy impressions - here's a strong contender for the best interview of the BandLab NME Awards 2022

Sam Fender at the BandLab NME Awards 2022: Geordie hero kicks off the night in style

The triumphant singer-songwriter and his new pal Francis Bourgeois brought the silliness we craved

Watch Sam Fender perform ‘Seventeen Going Under’ on ‘Top Of The Pops’

Fender gave the title track to NME’s Album Of The Year a fiery performance

Sam Fender says his Elton John collaboration will “definitely happen at some point”

Earlier this year, he turned down an opportunity to appear on John's star-studded 'Lockdown Sessions' album

Sam Fender says he’s making a start on new album with plans to record it in New York

He says he finds the studio "really cathartic and peaceful", as he also discusses moving down to London from North Shields

Listen to Sam Fender and Holly Humberstone’s new version of ‘Seventeen Going Under’

The acoustic redux came alongside the news that Humberstone had won the 2022 BRITs Rising Star award

The BandLab NME Awards 2022 return with Halsey, Sam Fender, Griff and Rina Sawayama

The wildest night in music returns to O2 Academy Brixton in March – with many more acts to be announced