The irrepressible DJ Sammy returns with another truly massive hit that’s set to ignite the UK’s airwaves & dance floors over the summer. Sammy’s interpretation of Lennox’s early 90’s solo hit delivers all the smouldering emotion of the original, whilst turning up the heat for 2005 with his unmistakable Balearic sun-kissed beats.
His debut Gold UK album ‘Heaven’ conquered the world in 2003, with it’s title track notching up a staggering 15 #1’s across the globe from the UK right across to Australia – as well as reaching a phenomenal number #2 in the U.S which is a feat unmatched by any other dance artist since the early 90s.
Selling 400,000 copies, DJ Sammy’s ‘Heaven’ single shot straight to #1 in the UK, becoming a huge airplay record and was close to being the biggest single of the year. The huge follow up ‘Boy’s Of Summer’ reached #2 and propelled the album to over 100,000 UK sales paving the way for his third smash hit single ‘Sunlight’.
The last 2 years have seen Sammy tour the four corners of the world from the U.S.A and South America to as far a field as Australia & South East Asia. Summer Residencies have taken in the hotspots of Europe including: Ibiza – at his own packed night at Es Paradis; and Majorca – where his weekly event at BCM provides a near religious experience for club-goers, keeping him firmly in the hearts of British clubbing holiday makers.
Sammy has also recently started working with one of the world’s top songwriters – Diane Warren. Diane has previously written songs for pop and rock legends such as Elton John, Tina Turner and Aerosmith and more recently Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Enrique Englesias and Mary J Blige among many other huge names. She has currently got almost 90 chart hits to her name.
This international level of success and recognition has kept Sammy in constant demand since hitting the scene in 2003, and puts Sammy in a league of his own amongst dance artists. His name is synonymous with top quality production and Hits.
‘WHY ‘ is a truly fabulous, infectious creation, set to propel DJ Sammy once again to the top of charts across the globe. His trademark genius production, updated in a housier-style delivers a cool-dance pop hit in ‘WHY ‘ which has all the ingredients to become an instant winner amongst music lovers worldwide.