Nigel, originally from the West Midlands, moved up North and gained his degree in Popular Music Composition at Leeds College Of Music in 2011. His new single 'Please Sit Down' was released on February 28.
It’s a song about the domestic abuse he suffered from his ex-girlfriend, which left him homeless for 3 months.
Nigel has been diagnosed with MS and he is in talks with the MS Society and Survivors UK about raising funds and awareness for both charities.
Nigel's first love has always been performing. Having been signed to London based record label The Animal Farm in 2013. Nigel and his band reached chart success by reaching No.5 in Denmark which allowed them to tour Europe and the UK gathering global radio play on their travels.
Nigel has gained a hugely respectable reputation in the North of England's Theatre World, having performed in various shows including 'Jesus Christ Superstar', 'The Producers', 'Starlight Express' to name a few and was cast as Drew in 'Rock Of Ages' in May 2017.
Nigel also made his directional debut in 2016 by directing 'Jesus Christ Superstar' in Leeds which gained incredible reviews and standing ovations, followed by 'Phantom Of The Opera: Youth Addition'. Through his love of theatre Nigel has evolved his love for performing to Television and Indie Movies.
Having been cast in the first series of ITV's 'Victoria', Nigel has been involved with shows such as 'Emmerdale' (ITV), 'Gunpowder' (BBC), 'Girlfriends' (ITV). Although acting has taken up a late part of Nigel's life, he still finds time to perform the songs he loves all over the country and was lucky enough to tour with non other than Josh Groban on his Sold Out U.K. Arena Tour in 2016 as well as 'BBC: Songs Of Praise' appearances with Russell Watson followed by a U.K. Tour. Nigel recently finished ‘Beauty, Faith & Love’ Acoustic UK Tour as well as performing with critically acclaimed Musical Theatre Songwriter Scott Alan.
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