James Morrison and Will Young to Co-Headline Millenium Square in 2020
James Morrison and Will Young will co-headline Millenium Square, Leeds on 17th July 2020. The two artists have significantly contributed to the UK’s pop landscape over the last two decades.
James Morrison’s discography is filled with hit singles including ‘You Give Me Something’, ‘I Won’t Let You Go’ and ‘You Make It Real’. He has also collaborated with Jessie J and Nelly Furtardo on the tracks ‘Up’ and ‘Broken Strings’ respectively.
Morrison quickly became a household name in 2006 thanks to his breakthrough single ‘You give Me Something’ which charted well in Europe, Japan, Australia, New Zealand and Iran. A year later, Morrison released his debut album ‘Undiscovered’ which hit the number one spot on the UK album chart upon release.
Morrison’s career has continued to blossom. To date, he has won a BRIT Award for Best British Male and has written for a host of other prolific artists including Kelly Clarkson and Demi Lovato, not to mention his subsequent album releases. The latest of which, ‘You’re Stronger Than You Know’ (2019), features Morrison’s distinctive soulful vocals that can effortlessly switch between rich and gravelly to smooth and heartfelt. It includes the sensational singles ‘My Life Goes On (feat. Joss Stone)’ and ‘So Beautiful’.
Will Young has also enjoyed a mighty, enduring music career. Young became an overnight sensation as the winning contestant of the first ever series of Pop Idol. His double A-sided single ‘Anything Is Possible/ Evergreen’ went on to become the UK’s fastest selling debut single. His debut album ‘From Now On’ is certified 2X Platinum.
The singer-songwriter has subsequently released a further six albums including ‘Friday’s Child’ (2003), ‘Let It Go’ (2008) and his latest effort ‘Lexicon’ (2019). Young is not only a 00s pop icon but also a supporter of many charitable causes ranging from WWF to Women’s AID and Oxfam.