Lewis Watson on Heart
Hear the interview and win tickets to his gig at the o2 Academy Oxford on June 20th
“An internet sensation from Oxford leading a new breed of sensitive, guitar-toting singer-songwriters.” Daily Mail
“Looks set to replicate Ed Sheeran’s success… his emotionally open storytelling qualities will resonate with the A Team singer’s huge fanbase.” Sunday Times Culture
“His big word of mouth following could make him the next Ben Howard.” The Independent
So it looks and sounds as if local lad, Lewis Watson could soon be hitting the big time. With three EPs that have all hit the Top 10 at iTunes and 20,000 sales to date, Lewis Watson is currently midway though an intensive UK tour, and will continue by performing at some of the biggest festivals this summer.
But it's not just the UK were Lewis is achieving success. His YouTube videos have now amassed over 5.5 million views and his growing stardom has seen him play gigs and achieve impressive chart positions in the States and Australia.
So watch this space and remember his name; Lewis Watson is definietly one to watch.
Hear Luke catch up with Lewis ahead of his homecoming gig at the 02 Academy in Oxford on Thursday 20th June.
If you want more information on Lewis or to find out when and where he's playing next, check out his website http://lewiswatsonmusic.com