Three-time GRAMMY® Award-nominated and BRIT Award-winning multiplatinum singer-songwriter James Bay gave his debut television performance of “Peer Pressure” last night on Late Night with Seth Meyers.
The performance set the stage for more music to come. Get “Peer Pressure” HERE via Republic Records.
Next up, BAY has returned to the states for his North American headline tour having just played two sold-out shows at New York’s Beacon Theater. The run is set to stop at LA’s The Wiltern on March 25th before wrapping up at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre in April. In addition, this summer BAY will join Ed Sheeran on his European stadium tour. Check out the full itinerary below and purchase tickets here: http://www.jamesbay.com/
JAMES BAY HEADLINE TOUR DATES:
March 14 Toronto, Canada Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
March 16 Montreal, Canada Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier
March 18 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Music Theater
March 19 Chicago, IL Riviera Theater
March 20 Minneapolis, MN State Theatre
March 22 Denver, CO Fillmore Auditorium
March 23 Salt Lake City, UT The Union Event Center
March 25 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern
March 27 Oakland, CA Fox Theater
March 30 Portland, OR Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
March 31 Vancouver, Canada Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre
April 3 Seattle, WA Paramount Theatre
Since his emergence in 2014, JAMES BAY vaulted to the forefront of popular music fueled by transcendent vocals, deft musicality, and a striking sense of soul. Following the release of his debut album Chaos And The Calm, which featured—“Hold Back The River” and “Let It Go”— BAY was nominated for “Best Rock Album,” “Best Rock Song,” and “Best New Artist” at the 2016 Grammy Awards. In the UK, the record became the “Biggest New Artist Album Release” that year. Receiving the BRIT’s Critics Choice award in 2015, BAY has gone on to receive a win for “Best Male Solo Artist” at the BRITS, “International Newcomer”at the ECHO Awards, “Best New Act” & “Best Solo Artist” at the Q Awards, “Most Performed Work” at the Ivor Novello Awards and was nominated for “Best New” & “Best PUSH” at the MTV EMA’s and a MTV VMA for “Best New Act.” On the other side of the globe, he has received a nod for “Best International Artist” at the ARIA Awards in Australia. In addition to selling out shows and performing at festivals across the globe, BAY lent a new version of his song “Running” for the 2016 Sports Relief charity, is an advocate for the international non-profit Wateraid, designed his own signature line for Topman, and Epiphone created the Limited-Edition James Bay Signature “1966 Century” Guitar in his name.
Between sold out shows everywhere and amassing nearly 2 billion streams, he unveiled Electric Light in 2018 which produced singles “Wild Love,” “Pink Lemonade” and “Us.” Bay co-wrote and produced the album with his longtime songwriting partner John Green and Paul Epworth (Rihanna, Adele). Last year, he made his Saturday Night Live debut performance, performed a duet of “Us” with Alicia Keys on The Voice Season Finale performed on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Late Night with Seth Meyers, and sold out shows across the globe. In the summer of 2018, he opened for The Rolling Stones as direct support at London’s Twickenham Stadium and joined Mick Jagger onstage for a duet of “Beast of Burden.”