Today, Liam Payne releases his first ever solo Christmas track, “All I Want (For Christmas)” out now. Listen below:
The new song has a stripped back sound with Liam’s vocals accompanied by a simple piano and strings, while the lyrics depict a romance being rekindled over Christmas. Recorded in London, the song was written by Phil Cook, James Newman and Sam Preston.
“All I Want (For Christmas)” is taken from Liam’s highly-anticipated debut album, LP1, which will be released on December 6. Available to pre-order now, the record will feature all of Liam’s global smash hit singles, as well as new original unheard material.
Platinum-selling Liam has sold more than 18 million singles in just two years as a solo artist since One Direction and last month released his new single “Stack It Up” featuring rap star A Boogie wit da Hoodie. His global smash hit debut single “Strip That Down” featuring Quavo sold a huge 11.5 million copies worldwide and has been streamed over 1.8 billion times, while single “Polaroid” sold two million copies.
Other previous singles include the global hits “Bedroom Floor”, “Familiar” with J Balvin, which has been streamed over 110 million times on Spotify alone, and “For You” with Rita Ora which was featured on the Fifty Shades Freed official soundtrack. Liam has been streamed a staggering total of 3.7 billion times.