Premier League Music: Newcastle fan James Bay leads the Way


Newcastle United fan James Bay tops this week’s Premier League Music playlist with his brand new song ‘In My Head’, taken from his newly released ‘Electric Light’ album.

He’s joined by Arsenal mad Passenger who releases his first new music of 2018, whilst Nick Mulvey signs to PLM with a new song from his ‘Dancing With The Answers’ EP.

‘Sanctuary’ by Welshly Arms also features after soundtracking the closing montage for Sky Sports’ Premier League coverage.

James Bay with the legendary Alan Shearer.
James Bay with the legendary Alan Shearer.

These latest additions sit alongside ’This Is Premier League’ (the official Premier League anthem), which has been streamed 485,000 times since it was launched at the start of the 2017/18 campaign.

Available on Spotify, #PLMusic sets the mood for a matchweek, allowing you to hear the sounds fans are enjoying across the country – whether you’re at the Anfield, on the sofa at home, or following the action on the move.

Working alongside Shoot Music, the Premier League has brought the beautiful game and music together for the 2017/18 season. Every Friday, brand new releases and fresh sounds from artists who love the Premier League will be added to the playlist.

Additionally, the Premier League has launched three other Spotify playlists – Fantasy Premier League (#FPL), 25 Seasons (#PL25), and, most recently, Premier League Training – all of which offer soundtrack the greatest league in the world in a variety of ways.

These unique playlists represent Premier League brand values – Ambitious, Inspiring, Connected and Fair. These reflect the bold and invigorating nature of Premier League football, combining brand new music artist releases with the contemporary sounds of the season.


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