Daniel James

If you're a fan of Aiden Grimshaw - now just Aiden - there's a good chance that Daniel James' vocals will be pleasing for your ears.

In his first single from the forthcoming EP of the same title 'Ain't No Money', Daniel James manages to explore a variety of topics including but not limited to: money, power and greed.

Starting off timidly before building into a rapturous and triumphant chorus that's laid upon sharp and intense guitars and piano playing whilst featuring gospel-soaked vocals, the Northern Ireland-born but London-residing artist does well to prove he can stand on his own two feet, showing exactly why people should take note.

It's a track you'll want to listen to on repeat a few times so you can hear every moment rather than casually listen whilst meandering around the house or watering the plants. There's a realness to it that's hard to find in a lot of pop music and it's that which should keep fans coming back time and time again.

Daniel James is to head out on tour in support of Hozier next month before his debut headline London show on July 17.

Full details on those dates are as follows:

Tues 3rd London Tabernacle (supporting Hozier)
Weds 4th London Tabernacle (supporting Hozier)

Fri 6th Birmingham O2 Academy (supporting Hozier)
Sat 7th Manchester Deaf Institute (supporting Hozier)
Mon 9th Glasgow King Tut’s (supporting Hozier)
Weds 11th Paris Nouveau Casino (supporting Hozier)
Thurs 12th Berlin Gruener Salon (supporting Hozier)

Thurs 17th London The Islington

The 'Ain't No Money' EP is released July 20 through Grey Sky Records.

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