GRAMMY Award-nominated and BRIT Award-winning multi-platinum singer, songwriter, and artist, James Bay performed live for an audience of more than 700 fans, captivating the room with anthemic hits including “Let It Go” and “Hold Back The River” as well as new single “Bad” and recent release “Peer Pressure” featuring Julia Michaels, from his brand new EP, Oh My Messy Mind. Prior to performing, Bay participated in an intimate chat moderated by Billboard’s Editorial Director Hannah Karp. The event was sponsored by timepiece maker Vacheron Constantin.

Artist Bio

James Bay is the definition of a modern-day rock star. This year with the recent release of his Oh My Messy Mind EP which included infectious duet “Peer Pressure” featuring Julia Michaels, he continues to highlight his songwriting and music prowess. Recently James finished his sold out US heading tour and this summer James will open for Ed Sheeran on his overseas European arena tour. In 2018, after the release of his sophomore album Electric Light Bay won the world over again with its singles “Wild Love,” “Pink Lemonade” and “Us.”

Venue Bio

From 19th century blue collar East Village social hall to 1950s RCA recording studio to 1980s punk and rock club The Ritz, Webster Hall is one of the most prestigious and historic entertainment venues in the world. The new Webster Hall will pay homage to the venue’s historic roots while modernizing its features, giving BSE Global a footprint in Manhattan.


1. Pink Lemonade
2. Craving
3. If You Ever Want To Be In Love
4. Wild Love
5. Break My Heart Right
6. Us
7. Let It Go
8. Fade Out
9. When We Were on Fire
10. Just For Tonight
11. Best Fake Smile
12. Bad
13. Hold Back The River

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