Throughout the 2000s, Welsh singer & songwriter Sian Evans was known for being a front woman and singer-songwriter of the band Kosheen, a popular & well respected trip-hop/drum’n’bass group that, during that decade, placed two albums within the Top Ten of the U.K. album chart. Kosheen had released five studio albums.
After having spent almost two decades writing and performing with Kosheen, Sian has performed all over the world including Australia, Russia, Japan and the USA to name only a few, as well as countless UK and European festivals.
In 2011, Sian Evans teamed up with Dj Fresh writing and featuring on the number 1 smash hit 'Louder'. It was released on 3 July 2011 on Ministry of Sound. The song debuted at number 1 in the UK Singles Chart, UK Dance Chart, UK Indie Chart and the Scottish Charts with first week sales in excess of 140,000 copies. ‘Louder‘ is considered an important landmark for dubstep music as it was the first of its' genre to reach number 1 in the UK Singles Chart. Since then the single 'Louder' has won many awards including the Urban Music Award for best dance single and has been a worldwide hit. Sian also penned 'Hot Right Now' for Rita Ora, providing her with her first ever number 1 hit.
She also appears on several tracks on Roger Shah's artist album 'Openminded!?'. A new version of 'Hide U' along with two other original tracks 'In The Light' and 'Shine' all appear on the album. Sian has also collaborated with many artists and producers such as Dino Psaras, Dr. Meaker, Jolyon Petch, Jody Wisternoff, Brains, Martin Eyerer, Chicane, Paul Hazendonk, Lee Dagger, Bent, EZ Rollers and Bench.
Currently Sian is in the studio working on new material with various producers such as the Stanton Warriors, Danny Wheeler, Kid Crème and Jolyon Petch. Sian has also been working closely with Petch on a remix album featuring all of her hits getting a fresh touch for her Live PA shows.
Youtube video: Kosheen. All in my head.
Soundcloud: Louder. Sian Evans & Ron McElroy