What You Didn’t Know About…

Dan Dare: platinum selling, number 1 hit making songwriter, artist and producer. 

How did the main ‘dum dum dum’ hook of MNEK and Joel Corry’s Head and Heart come about? Louise Golbey asks Dan about his songwriting journey and what it is like being behind one of the biggest selling singles of 2020.

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Dan Dare has worked with some of the industry’s top artists and songwriters in the pop, grime and dance world including Charli XCXBecky Hill, Giggs, Wiley,  Marina & The Diamonds, Gavin James and Newton Faulkner, and with his long time dance production duo Kolidescsopes - he is behind MNEK and Joel Corey’s huge 2020 number 1 single Head and Heart.

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Singer Louise Golbey chats with the UK's most successful songwriters about their work and career. In association with The Ivors Academy and PRS for music’s M Magazine.

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