“There once was a time when music was pure. Appreciated for the quality of sound and purity of lyric.” That time is now. The newest star to glisten is not only part of the British home grown talent, but is a man, offering a yet-to-be heard spin on relate-able truth, love and experience. Damien Ike is the real deal when it comes to British Musicians. Damien has already been championed by SBTV, BBC 1XTRA,Complex Magazine, BBC Introducing, XFM, KCRW, Hype Machine and Amazing Radio.
Damien Ike is a recording artist who has worked with the likes of Rich Cooper (Josef Salvat) Sacha Skarbek (Adele, Lana Del Rey & Miley Cyrus), David Kosten (Bat for Lashes, Everything Everything,Marina & The Diamonds) Pete Roberts (Coldspecks) , James Earp (Bipolar Sunshine, Daniel James) & Steve Booker (Duffy, John Newman) He recently released his first ‘online’ single ‘Kingdom Come the song has already placed at #3 on Hypem (Hype Machine chart)
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The Goldsmith’s University graduate from Shoreditch East London continues to push the boundaries of song writing his music is instantly recognisable and incomparable. Damien Ike delivers a sound that is unique and is yet to be matched by other musicians.
Damien’s influence range from Kanye West, Dizzee Rascal to Adele, Terence Trent D’arby, Tears for Fears, Peter Gabriel, Everything Everything, Coldplay, Amy Winehouse, Mumford and Sons & Rihanna.
With a voice that is instantly recognizable and a talent for telling stories via song, this year is building up to be the year he takes the pop charts by storm.