JOHN NEWMAN RETURNS WITH NEW SINGLE “OLÉ” PRODUCED BY CALVIN HARRIS
NEW YORK, NY (July 8th, 2016) – Following up last year’s acclaimed Revolve [Republic Records], BRIT Award-nominated UK platinum-selling singer, songwriter, and performer JOHN NEWMANreleases his brand new single “Olé” co-written and produced by electronic dance music powerhouse Calvin Harris. It’s available at all digital retailers now. Get it HERE and listen HERE.
“Olé” continues a scorching hot string of collaborations between NEWMAN and Harris, which culminates with another track set for the superstar producer’s forthcoming new album. NEWMAN most recently turned up during Harris’s Coachella headlining performance alongside Rihanna to perform the global #1 “Blame.”
Right now, NEWMAN is readying his third full-length album for release later this year. Be on the lookout for more soon!
You know JOHN NEWMAN from his platinum smash “Love Me Again,” which elevated him to the status of global star. The song has garnered over 296 million YouTube/VEVO views, and he’s given show-stopping performances on the likes of NBC's Late Night With Jimmy Fallon and The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
Tribute received rave reviews from the likes of The New York Times, who called him, "the inheritor of the flamboyant piano-soul-man tradition, in the vein of Mr. Joel wand Elton John (even if piano isn’t really his instrument)", while USA Today profiled him. He recently teamed up with Calvin Harris on the worldwide number 1 mega-hit “Blame,” which has moved over 4 million digital downloads globally. 2015 saw him open up Taylor Swift’s Summer Time concert in Hyde Park and headline the prestigious European Games Closing Ceremony in front of 50,000 fans.
LISTEN TO “OLÉ”
Google Play: http://republicrec.co/JohnNewmanOleGP
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