Heavy Is The Head

Stormzy

Released 13/12/19

Whether you’re based in the UK or elsewhere around the world, you’d be hard-pressed not to know the powerhouse that is Stormzy. The chart-topping artist has been grabbing headlines for years for his music, his passionate politics, and of course recently, for his infamous performance on the Pyramid Stage at this year’s Glastonbury.

Today Stormzy is back today with his highly anticipated second studio album, Heavy Is The Head.

Once again collaborating with Miloco engineer Darren Jones, many of the album’s tracks were recoded by Darren in various Miloco partner studios and London’s Metropolis Studios. This includes the first single off the album, #1 ‘Vossi Bop‘, which had al the vocals recorded by Darren at Guy Chamber’s West London studio Sleeper Sounds. It was here that Darren also recorded ‘Own It’ a huge collaboration between Stormzy, Ed Sheeran and Burna Boy, assisted by Joe Wander.

Check out the full Miloco Studios credits on the album below. Massive congratulations to Stormzy and all who were involved in such a smash of a project.

AUDACITY
Headie One’s vocals recorded by Darren Jones at Dock Street Studio

CROWN
Live performance video at Church Studio 1, recorded by Darren Jones

RAINFALL
Stormzy’s and Tiana Major9’s vocals and acoustic guitar recorded at The Bunker at 13 by Darren Jones, assisted by Claude Vause and Jonny Brekwell

RACHAEL’S LITTLE BROTHER
Piano recorded by Darren Jones at Metropolis Studios

HANDSOME
Stormzy’s main vocals recorded by Darren Jones at Metropolis Studios

DO BETTER
Tiana Major9’s backing vocals recorded by Darren Jones at Metropolis Studios

DON’T FORGET TO BREATHE
Stormzy’s and Yebba’s vocals recorded by Darren Jones at Sleeper Sounds, assisted by Claude Vause

ONE SECOND
Acoustic Guitar recorded by Darren Jones at The Bunker at 13

POP BOY
Stormzy’s extra vocals recorded by Darren Jones at Metropolis Studios. Aitch’s verse recorded by Luke Farnell at The Bunker at 13.

OWN IT
Stormzy’s main verse & backing vocals, and Burna Boy’s vocals recorded at Sleeper Sounds by Darren Jones

WILEY FLOW
All of Stormzy’s vocals recoded by Darren Jones at Metropolis Studios

SUPER HEROES
Stormzy’s vocals (2nd verse onwards) recorded at Sleeper Sounds by Darren Jones

LESSONS
Stormzy’s main vocals recorded at Studio 13, and extra vocals recorded at Metropolis Studios, all by Darren Jones and assisted by Alessandro di Camillo

VOSSI BOP
Stormzy’s vocals recoded by Darren Jones at Metropolis Studios

Heavy Is The Head is now available to stream and download everywhere.

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