Jamie N Commons - "The Preacher": SXSW 2012 Showcasing Artist

Born in Bristol UK, Jamie N Commons moved to Chicago with his family when he was six and it was there that he developed a deep love for the American music. The first gig his father took him to was the Allman Brothers: \"I have strong memories of strange-smelling smoke and the guy next to us howling like a wolf.\" recalls Jamie. Now the 24 year old singer counts Elvis Costello among his fans. His first UK release was nominated for the BBC Sound Poll of 2012, and after a summer of playing festivals all over Europe, \"Jamie recently signed a worldwide deal with Grammy-winning producer Alex Da Kid (Eminem, Rihanna, Dr Dre, Imagine Dragons) and his KidinaKorner record label\" Jamie N Commons\' \'The Desperation EP\' will be released in March of 2013 on KidinaKorner/Ficton /Interscope Records.