Recent Release: ‘You Tell Me Lies’ – Danny Lees
The huge viral smash ‘You Tell Me Lies’ is out now and looks set to become one of the biggest dance tracks of 2021.
23 year old Manchester based DJ and producer, Danny Lees is storming the dance music world with his single ‘You Tell Me Lies’. His original foray into beat-making began at a music college in Salford where he started uploading his own tunes online. A couple of years after originally uploading the track to Soundcloud, ‘You Tell Me Lies’ started to generate buzz and attention online, much to Danny’s surprise. The track has now amassed over 2 million streams globally and soundtracking numerous TikTok trends generating over 7k videos in the process. This incredible interest has helped Danny build a rabid fanbase, setting the tone for the future.
He has officially released the track today, 15th October 2021, via Sony RCA UK. It features a sample of Marvin Gaye’s 1966 release ‘Ain’t That Peculiar’, with layers of classic house organs and a slick garage bassline which draws influence from early 90s classic house.
‘This was one of the first house tracks I made and at the time this kind of music was a new discovery for me , never in a million years did I think it would have become as popular as it has!– Danny Lees
Freshly signed to Sony RCA UK, Danny has been making waves in the industry with his unique sound, combining melodic elements of 90s dance and 00s garage with his own signature style. Gravitating towards artists such as Steely Dan, The Smiths, and The Police in his younger years, and more recently drawing influence from artists such as Disclosure, Shift K3y, and MK.
With ‘You Tell Me Lies’ already a TikTok and Soundcloud phenomenon, in addition to the Sony RCA signing, Danny already has a plethora of releases in the pipeline, 2021… set to be a promising year for the upcoming DJ and producer.
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