Tom Walker is a singer-songwriter originating from Manchester and signed with Sony Music's Relentless Records. He released his debut single 'Sun Goes Down' in March 2016, a string of successful singles followed including his most successful to-date, the guitar led 'Fly Away With Me' in June 2016. On May 19th 2017 he released an EP Blessings through Relentless Records.
Walker has been honing his sound over the past couple of years and this is in some part influenced by sharing a house with twelve others, also musicians where they would jam together in their home-built studio. He has also cited musicians such as John Mayer, Paolo Nutini and Angus Young (AC/DC) as having an impact on him as an artist.. At the end of 2015 Walker signed with the prestigious Relentless Records, the label behind Joss Stone and So Solid Crew among others.
Walker was picked as Elvis Duran's Artist of the Month appearing on NBC's Today show with Kathie Lee Gifford where he performed live his hit "Just You and I". The song has amassed over 29 million Spotify streams. His follow-up single is "Blessings", the title track from his debut EP Blessings EP. On June 13th 2017, Walker released the single "Heartland", co-written and produced by Naughty Boy. Walker has described the meaning behind the track as a reference to temptation getting the better of you and the consequences of those actions. On August 22nd 2017, the single was added to the BBC Radio 1 playlist.
In mid 2017, Tom Walker was named as one of the new additions to the BBC Radio 1 Brit List, alongside other rising British talent, such as Stefflon Don and J Hus.
Tom Walker has played sold-out tours and support slots for artists like George Ezra, Gallant and Jake Bugg. On September 28th, Walker began his US tour, in Connecticut, supporting The Script. On October 13th 2017, Walker released his single "Leave a Light On" on Relentless Records. The single was co-written and produced by Steve Mac (Clean Bandit's "Symphony", P!nk's "What About Us", Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You"). The track was also featured on Spotify's New Music Friday playlist around the world and Walker was featured as the cover image for New Music Friday Germany. The music video for "Leave a Light On" was produced by Charles Mehling (Paolo Nutini, Olly Murs, The Script) was filmed in Croatia.