The Voice’s current reigning champion Mo Jamil has announced details of his new single.
The 22-year-old star – previously known by the surname Adeniran – won the sixth series of the talent show in 2017, which saw him land a recording contract with Polydor UK.
And now the singer from Warrington, has confirmed his first song, ‘That Feeling’ – which he co-wrote with Swedish musician, producer and songwriter David Kjellstrand – will be released on Friday (02.03.18). We’ve heard it, and it-is-huge! We’ll be giving it a spin on release day over at Wire FM.
Speaking about the track, Mo – who was guided by mentor Jennifer Hudson to victory on the talent show – said: “As soon as I started collaborating with David on this song, I knew that it was a perfect fit for the record. The lyrics and undertone resonated with me immediately and I knew it had to be the first single from my new album.”
The singer-songwriter from Warrington is releasing the track, titled called ”That Feeling’ is being released this Friday (March 2). The track serves as the lead single from his debut album, Evolve, which follows on March 30 and will be available to pre-order the same day as the single’s release.
Mo will perform the track, which was produced by Swedish musician David Kjellstrand, on The Voice semi-final on March 31.
“As soon as I started collaborating with David on this song, I knew that it was a perfect fit for the record,” Mo said. “The lyrics and undertone resonated with me immediately and I knew it had to be the first single from my new album.”
Since winning the show in early 2017, Mo has been working on his first album with producers Mr. Hudson, Maths Times Joy (Bebe Rexha, Snakehips), Artery Music (RAYE, Dua Lipa) and James Earp (Rebecca Ferguson, Nina Nesbitt).
Previous Voice contestants who went on to find success on the Official Charts include Becky Hill, who topped the chart in 2014 with Oliver Heldens collaboration Gecko (Overdrive), 2015 winner Stevie McCrorie scored a Number 6 hit with his winner’s single Lost Stars, and 2013 champ Andrea Begley landed at Top 10 album that same year called The Message.
‘Evolve’ the debut album by Mo Jamil is out to preorder from Friday 2nd March. Will provide pre-order details from Friday here.
The lead single ‘This Feeling is out Friday 2nd March on all usual outlets.
Lets relive that final!