DERMOT KENNEDY releases brand new single ‘Don’t Forget Me’


Today, Irish superstar DERMOT KENNEDY releases his brand new single ‘DON’T FORGET ME’, out now via Island Records / Interscope; listen below. His critically acclaimed, #1-selling second album ‘Sonder’ is out now.

Off the back of his biggest UK and EU tour to date, including a sold-out O2 Arena in London and a record 14,000 tickets sold at Glasgow’s OVO Arena (selling over 150,000 tickets total), Dermot releases his brand single ‘DON’T FORGET ME’. A sledgehammer of emotion, the track is guaranteed to connect with fans old and new across the globe and is another song that will see fans screaming along at shows for years to come. The accompanying visual sees Dermot perform the track live before the Las Vegas show on his current US tour, watch BELOW:

This track follows Dermot’s inclusion on ‘Won’t Back Down’, a lead track taken from the upcoming Fast X movie, the 10th release from the infamous film franchise. The song features Louisiana rapper YoungBoy Never Broke Again and country star Bailey Zimmerman, sitting on the official movie soundtrack alongside the likes of J Balvin, Kodak Black, Skrillex, YG and Ty Dolla $ign – watch the video BELOW:

Currently, on tour across America, Dermot has been performing to thousands of fans, including two nights at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado, and on June 14th, will play a career-defining show at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Following these shows this summer, Dermot will perform his biggest headline shows to date across Ireland, which include two nights at Marlay Park in Dubin and three nights at Thomond Park Stadium. He also performs at the legendary Glastonbury Festival in Somerset on June 25th, as well as headline All Points East festival in London on August 27th, his biggest London festival headline to date – see below for all upcoming show listings.

Platinum-selling, BRIT nominated singer-songwriter Dermot Kennedy has now amassed over 7 billion streams across platforms and has two number 1 albums to his name, 2019’s ‘Without Fear’ (the best-selling debut album in Ireland of this millennium) and 2022’s ‘Sonder’. Dermot is a platinum-selling artist in over 12 countries and consistently sells out theatres and arenas across the globe. His unique ability to unify and heal through his music has been apparent since the inception of his organic and meteoric rise, and his poetic, compelling music continues to resonate with music lovers across the globe.

Upcoming UK and Ireland shows
June 23 – Marlay Park, Rathfarnham, Ireland
June 24 – Marlay Park, Rathfarnham, Ireland
June 25 – Glastonbury Festival, Somerset
July 7 – Thomond Park Stadium, Limerick City, Ireland
July 8 – Thomond Park Stadium, Limerick City, Ireland
July 9 – Thomond Park Stadium, Limerick City, Ireland
July 13 – Edinburgh Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh
July 14 – Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
August 13 – Boardmasters Festival, Newquay
August 27 – All Points East Festival, London


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