Jamie Lawson is a singer-songwriter from Plymouth, United Kingdom. He was the first artist signed by Ed Sheeran to his new label, Gingerbread. He is best known for his hit single "Wasn't Expecting That".
2006–10: Last Night Stars & The Pull of the Moon
On 22 May 2006 he released his debut studio album Last Night Stars, through Allotment Recordings. On 20 June 2010 he released his second studio album The Pull of the Moon, through Lookout Mountain. The album peaked to number 70 on the Irish Albums Chart. In 2015 the album peaked to number 9 in New Zealand.
2011: Wasn't Expecting That
On 11 March 2011 he released the single "Wasn't Expecting That" in Ireland, through Universal Music Ireland as the lead single from his third studio album. The song peaked at number 3 on the Irish Singles Chart. On 1 April 2011 he released his third studio album Wasn't Expecting That in Ireland, through Lookout Mountain. The album peaked at number 11 on the Irish Albums Chart. On 30 September 2011 he released the single "Lucy Rocks" as the second single from the album.
On 3 April 2015 he re-released the single "Wasn't Expecting That", through Atlantic Records. The song has peaked to number 3 in Australia and number 7 in New Zealand. Lawson supported Sheeran on the Australian/New Zealand leg of his X Tour in March and April 2015.