About Sunglasses Kid
Sunglasses Kid is a music producer, composer, performer and DJ based in London.
His music takes you into a world of pure nostalgia with a mix of vocal-driven upbeat pop and romantic electronic instrumentals, influenced by the music, movies, and fashion of the late 80s and early 90s.
His debut album Graduation (2017) features artists including Miranda Carey, Rhyme Time, I Am Harlequin, Myrone, Phaserland. His sound helped define and influence the underground "synthwave" genre that helped reignite and interest in 80s music and culture.
His follow up album, Sophomore (2020), featured the synthwave hit, Stranger Love (Ollie Wride) which gained a million YouTube plays and placement on Made In Chelsea the year it was released.
Sunglasses Kid composed and co-produced with Richard X (Sugar Babes, Liberty X) the popular Beyond Memory for artist, Nina, and has collaborated with artists including D/A/D (Zach Robinson, Cobra Kai), Tim Cappello (Tina Turner's sax player and cult icon from the movie The Lost Boys), Jay Diggs, Myrone (Cobra Kai guitarist) and many more.
His music has also been featured in viral online commercials for Tens sunglasses and Friday The 13th The Game.
As a composer, Edward has written music for brands including Vogue, Tens sunglasses, Helios Life Enterprises, Retrosweat Aerobics, Retroglow Aerobics, Metabomb Design and Beats Bakery. Specialising in retro, ambient and cinematic, his sound is in demand for brands seeking to capitalise on the increasing popularity of nostalgic music.