Artist picture of Nathan Evans

Nathan Evans

20 423 fans

Top titres de l'artiste

Wellerman Nathan Evans 02:35
Wellerman Nathan Evans, 220 KID, Billen Ted 01:56
Wellerman Nathan Evans, The Kiffness 03:03
Wellerman Nathan Evans, ARGULES 01:47
The Last Shanty Nathan Evans 02:00
Wellerman Nathan Evans 02:34
Guestlist +1 HBZ, Nathan Evans 02:28
Ring Ding (A Scotsman's Story) Nathan Evans 02:21
Wellerman Nathan Evans, 220 KID, Billen Ted 01:57
Throw It Away Nathan Evans 03:34

Dernière sortie

Guestlist +1

par HBZ, Nathan Evans

24/06/2022

53 fans

Artistes similaires

Playlists

Pour toutes les ambiances

Biographie

Nathan Evans's meteoric rise to musical stardom happened seemingly overnight. When the burgeoning Scottish singer and former postman from Airdrie in North Lanarkshire began uploading singing-performance videos in March 2020, no one could have predicted that by January he'd have a major-label deal and a Number 1 single under his belt. After posting his first sea shanty on a video sharing platform in July, Evans kick-started a global craze for the centuries-old seafaring songs. His first video, "Leave her Johnny," was posted in July 2020 and stirred up a tidal wave of interest. It was followed by a video of Evans singing "The Scotsman" and then "The Wellerman," which is a cover of Bristol group The Longest Johns' version of "Wellerman," a 19th-century whaling song. Posted in December, the track became a viral hit, and in January 2021 Evans signed a three-album recording contract with Polydor Records. He released his official version of "Wellerman" on January 22, 2021, and it went straight in at Number 1 in the UK. A remix of the track by 220 KID and Billen Ted took the Number 3 spot.