Former One Direction member Liam Payne is no stranger to the spotlight. He’s spent the summer in the Billboard Hot 100 with his hit song “Strip That Down.” As Liam’s first solo release, “Strip That Down” is setting the stage for a successful career in pop.
Here’s how Liam Payne released a debut single.
1. He worked with an influential songwriter to create the perfect hit.
Liam worked closely with Ed Sheeran to write and record “Strip That Down.” He recently revealed that Sheeran even lent his vocals to the track, giving life to the deep voice that echoes, “strip that down!” in the background.
2. He collaborated with an up-and-coming rapper.
Ed Sheeran wasn’t Liam’s only collaboration partner for his big debut. Rapper Quavo joined Liam on the track. He appeared in the music video as well.
3. He released a dance video as well as an official music video.
After the official music video had been out for a few weeks, Liam dropped a “Strip That Down” dance video. He published live performances, behind-the-scenes, and an acoustic version on his Vevo channel as well.
Liam Payne launched a successful solo career by working with other influential music industry professionals. The release of several different videos for the song helped to boost its popularity as well.
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Kristen Harris enjoys listening to a wide range of music, from Taylor Swift to, on occasion, Celtic instrumental. She also spends her time writing, reading, and baking.