Hello internet! This is Will Heard, a young Englishman who is about to make a big splash in the music realm with his smooth voice and earworm songs. You HEARD it here first.
Will Heard is a 25 year old singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from South London.
It’s highly likely that you have heard Will’s voice before. He has lent his vocal chords to Tourist, Rudimental, Kygo, Klangkarussel and Dillon Francis. Will’s awesome voice has been popping up in Electronic tunes since 2013. For his first solo effort; Will has blended Jazz, Hip-Hop and Funk to make an up-beat electro soul sound that has been influenced by everyone from Prince and Led Zepplin to Bob Marley and Lauryn Hill.
Will Heard provided the vocals on Austrian duo Klangkarussell’s 2013 smash hit Sonnentanz (Sun Don’t Shine). This song has been streamed on Spotify over 58 million times. The mainstream took notice when long-time friend and Victoria Secret model Cara Delavigne got involved with Will’s acoustic version of the song. Check out the viral video here:
Heard picked up the Saxophone at age 10 and also taught himself to play the guitar, bass and piano from a young age, he even dabbles in percussion! Add all of this to his singing and song-writing prowess and we have a serious talent on our hands. The Trust EP came out last month and we’ve been told Will is about to start ramping up the live performances in support of it. Result!
Wrap your ears around “I Better Love You” which premiered as Mistajam’s Hottest Record on BBC Radio 1.
“Beep Me” is also on the debut EP Trust it’s been streamed over 200,000 times on Spotify in just three weeks.
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