Quick-Fire

Quick Fire Questions With James Hersey

Tuesday 04 December 2018

Hailing from Vienna, Austria James Hersey is the textbook definition of humble. Hersey gained attention in 2014 with his dreamy and snappy track ‘Coming Over’ which then found itself in many hands and the artist’s success only grew. First remixed by the singer/songwriter’s friend and producer, filous, it was then reimagined by American electronic producer Dillon Francis and Norwegian DJ and record producer Kygo  — giving Hersey his first number 1 on the Billboard Dance Chart and achieved Gold status in the U.S. Yet, if you ask the musician about all of this, he will say he is constantly surprised by the things he’s achieved — though there’s no reason to be when you listen to his work.

We had the chance to ask James Hersey some quick-fire questions, discussing his secret talents, first memory of music and career highlights…