Oliver Heldens | Dropgun | Kenn Colt | Sophie Francis | Junior J
The British girl-boy songwriting team from Brighton now based in Berlin IYES have been writing and producing songs for both themselves and others since 2013 and have featured on Pitchfork, The Guardian, Nylon and Hunger Mag as well as producing songs with friends MNEK, Astronomyy, and Lexxx.
They blew up in 2013 in the blogosphere releasing demos online, followed by short stint with Sony UK after being selected for a worldwide TV campaign for both Sony Xperia Z3 Phone and Walls/Unilever, plus a handful of single and EP. The couple decided to dedicate their time to other projects whilst still writing as IYES and collaborating with other artists.
Ryan Riback, heard the track written by IYES in 2016 and decided to put his own spin on the track. Riback is well known for his remix of Starley’s ‘Call on Me’ which reached world success. It has had 500 million streams on Spotify, has gone triple platinum in Australia, and platinum in the US. He’s also remixed for K