Wave 105 presenter Simon Clarke will be interviewing singer songwriter James Bay on air on Sunday March 1 ahead of his gig at the Pyramids in April.

Fresh from the Brit Awards where the up and coming star has been named Critics’ Choice 2015, James chats to Simon about how it feels to be in the esteemed company of previous winners Adele and Sam Smith. He also reveals how you get nominated for this prestigious award in the first place.

For wannabe artists, listen as James tells the ‘one thing’ you need to have on your side to get noticed as a new artist and how it feels to record his debut album in a legendary Nashville studio.

His first headline tour kicks off in Southsea on Tuesday April 7, tune in to hear what fans can expect from the ‘Hold Back the River’ star’s live show.

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