James Smith – ‘Hailey’

Following a string of releases and his debut album ‘Little Love’ last year, singer-songwriter James Smith has established himself as a rising musician, and as he returns with the first new track of the year, ’Hailey’, it only gets better for him.

Emotive and delicate, the track is the story of someone scared to show emotion or open up, fearing that they will get hurt. Lyrically simple, the track is packed full of meaning and realness, as it explores the life of someone who tries to keep their heart intact by making sure never to let anyone into it.

Having achieved critical acclaim, with a successful EP and sold-out debut show in London’s Borderline in March, at just 19, James is definitely one to watch in 2019.

Watch the video for ‘Hailey’ below:

James Smith is online on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Stream and download ‘Hailey’ here.

About the author

There’s a lot of music out there - good music. At Essentially Pop our remit is that we cover music that deserves to be heard, with a particular focus on independent artists. That doesn't mean we won't cover your old favourites - rather we hope to give you some new favourites as well.

We no longer accept unpaid PR agency work. We believe the creative arts have value, and this includes writing. As always, we will write about artists who contact us - or who we contact - for free - but we can no longer work free of charge for PR agencies. We work hard, we put in a lot of hours writing, and we ask that you respect that. Contact us for our very reasonable rates.

Follow us on: Twitter, Google+, Tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, Myspace, Facebook, Spotify, Youtube. Drop us an email on hello@essesntiallypop.com

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: