added: 20 Feb 2013 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
On Monday afternoon Burberry showed its Burberry Prorsum Womenswear Autumn/Winter 2013 collection, inspired by Burberry classics, sixties beauty Christine Keeler, and featuring an iconic Burberry colour palette.
The show culminated in a surprise music performance that celebrated Burberry's support of emerging British music talent, scroll down to see the performance and our Music-News.com interview.
The runway opened up to reveal a stage with Tom Odell, 2013 Critics' Choice BRIT award winner and Burberry Acoustic musician, accompanied by a choir of concert backing singers. The performance of the forthcoming single 'Hold Me' served as the backdrop for the show finale
Tom Odell will release his amazing new single 'Hold Me' on March 31st through ITNO / Columbia Records. His debut album 'Long Way Down' will be released on April 15th.
The 22 year old from Chichester was recently presented with the prestigious BRITs Critics' Choice Award. The first male ever to win the award, Tom follows in the footsteps of past recipients including Adele (2008) and Florence and the Machine (2009).
Watch Tom perform at the Burberry show.
Check out the Music-News.com interview with Tom directly after the show.
Music-News.com also grabbed a quick word with Jake Bugg.
Full 16 minute fashion show streaming here.
Speaking about the album Tom said, 'I hope the album feels human and real and that there are some flaws ' because the flaws help make it what it is."
"Really, I'd love to live in a time when music felt uncontrived and imperfect and gave people a real sense of elevation."
"When it's sad I want it to be REALLY sad. When it's happy I want it to feel euphoric.I suppose I want the record to express the heightened feelings and emotions we all get in our lives'.
Tracklisting as follows:
1. Grow Old With Me
2. Hold Me
3. Another Love
4. I Know
6. Can't Pretend
7. Till I Lost
8. Supposed To Be
9. Long Way Down