Dan Whitlam has quickly become a one-to-watch with his soulful voice and poignant lyrics. Having found enormous success with his videos on TikTok, where he narrates the lives of a 20-something-year-old through spoken word and rap, Dan’s ability to capture raw emotions and convey them through music has caught the attention of Fred Again… and Arlo Parks, as well as fashion brand Hermes, who made him their resident poet.
Dan has released several singles with Needwant, which includes “Juliette,” his most recent track, as well as “Young Minds,” “Lights Down” and “Quick Intimacy,” Each track showcases Dan’s unique style and versatility as an artist, blending spoken word and music to create emotive and captivating performances. With huge backing from Needwant, Dan has showcased his talent to a wider audience, gaining significant recognition for his work in the circuit.
Dan’s music garnered significant attention, particularly after his track “Young Minds” went viral on TikTok, receiving over 1.1 million views. His talent for blending spoken word with music has earned him a spot on BBC Radio London as a guest artist, where he has continued to win the hearts of the nation.
With his unique blend of spoken word, music, and acting, Dan Whitlam is quickly becoming one of the most exciting young artists in the UK. As he continues to grow and develop his craft and grace the stages of London’s Jazz Cafe and The Chapel in the House of St Barnabas, it’s clear that he has a bright future ahead of him within the music industry.