Music

Here are just a few of the commercial releases that I have co-written.  If you are a record label, publisher, songwriter, artist or manager looking for songs or co-writing opportunities, please contact me to discuss your project. I can provide further examples of my work if required.

Major Releases

PUBG THEME SONG

BATTLE FOR GLORY

(Macdermid/Churchman/Da Costa/Holt)

Theme song for the billion selling video game PUBG. The song was streamed and played over 30 million times in the first 3 weeks.

Arashi

I CAN'T WAIT FOR CHRISTMAS

(Macdermid/DWB/Morrison)

Christmas song for Japan's most successful group Arashi. Featured on their final album, selling 1 million copies.  Includes a song written by Bruno Mars

Dance For Philosophy

CUP RAMEN PROGRAM

(Macdermid/T.L.S/Chen)

New single for Japanese girl group Dance For Philosophy and the first to feature overseas writers.

Koda Kumi

ALARM

(Macdermid/Brant/Rosales/Churchman)

Opening song on Japanese superstar Koda Kumi's latest album Angels (doubled with the Monster album).

Gfriend

EYE OF THE STORM

(Macdermid/Churchman/Ichinose/Brant)

Album track for K-Pop superstars Gfriend from BigHit (BTS etc). This song featured on the album Song Of The Sirens, which was a top 3 album in Korea.

Kalen Anzai

SECRET LOVE

(Macdermid/Ichinose/Brant)

The single from J-Pop artist Kalen Anzai. Secret Love was also the TV theme tune for the show Shanai Marriage Honey and featured on a national advert campaign.

A.B.C-Z

GAME OVER

(Macdermid/Ichinose/Churchman/Brant/Lee)

Lead single from J-Pop superstars A.B.C-Z which also featured on the album Continue.  Was a top 10 hit on release.

Color Creation

STAR

(Macdermid/Ichinose)

Album track for the J-Pop band Color Creation. Released in Summer 2020.

NICHKHUN (from 2PM)

STORY OF

(Macdermid/Ichinose/Brant)

Christmas single and album title song for Nichkhun of K-Pop boyband 2PM, released in Japan.  The MV was released in December 2019 and the full album will be released on CD/DVD on Christmas day 2019

J SOUL BROTHERS

WHITE WINGS

(Macdermid/Okabe/Hosokawa)

Double A-Side single for Japanese boy band J Soul Brothers. Charting at #1 on Oricon, Billboard and more daily charts in Japan. Released as a DVD, CD, MP3 and more. Sales TBC

PURPLEBECK

DREAM LINE

(Macdermid/Lawrence/O'Gorman)

Comeback single album for K-Pop girl group Purple Beck, released in South Korea and Japan.

#26 K Pop singles charts

#15 K Pop singles in Japan

CAI XUKUN

PULL UP

(Macdermid/Bukhory/Brant/Rosales/Curtis)

Spent 8 weeks at #1 on the Billboard V chart.

#1 QQ Music Chart

#1 QQ music peak popularity list of the year 2018 

#1 YinYueTai V Chart -And broke 7 chart records  

#1 Fresh Asia New Song List for 4 weeks

#1 Global Chinese Pop Music Chart 

NINE PERCENT

RULE BREAKER 

(Macdermid/Bukhory/Brant/Cho)

Sold 1.5 million copies on the album To The Nines

Sold 400k copies independently 

Won Best Digital Album at the Migu Music Awards

LUHAN

THE MOMENT 

(Macdermid/Curtis/Bukhory/Brant)

Most Popular Song of 2018 in China at Abilu Awards

#1 QQ Music Chart

#2 Billboard V Chart

LOONA

STYLISH 

(Macdermid/O'Gorman/Lian/Brant)

#2 Gaon album chart

#1 in 12 countries album charts on iTunes.

#4 Worldwide/US album chart

Over 80k physical album copies sold

Over 2 million Spotify plays for Stylish

NAOMI WANG

TE QUIERO 

(Macdermid/Featherstone/Churchman/Brant)

13 weeks on Billboard China chart

#5 on Billboard China

ZHOU RUI

PLAYING WITH FIRE 

(Macdermid/Featherstone/Bukhory/Brant)

Released February 2019

100%

PROMISE YOU 

(Macdermid/Curve/Teeda)

#7 on the Summer Nights EP on Oricon Japan chart

Sold 20k physical copies in Japan

RAVE REPUBLIC & FULSES 

LEAVE MY MIND

(Macdermid/Bridges/Fulses/Rave Republic)

Released on Warner Singapore

#5 Singapore

#5 Taiwan

#7 Singapore

#2 Spotify

TYPHOON TEENS

WAKE UP 

(Macdermid/Featherstone/Brant/Steele)

Debut single for Chinese boy group TYT

BI XIA

WILD ANIMAL 

(Macdermid/Featherstone/Curtis/Churchman)

Single for star of The Voice China

Independent Releases

Andrea Santiago

2020 Vision

(Macdermid/Santiago/Featherstone/Churchman/Brant)

New single for Andrea Santiago from The Voice of Norway.

Mike Macdermid, Hubert Ng

Something In The Water

(Macdermid/Featherstone/Lawtey/Brant/Ng))

Collaboration with Singapore singer Hubert NG. Picked up by several Spotify playlists and extensive airplay in Singapore and Taiwan.

Andrea Santiago

Misfit

(Macdermid/Santiago/Featherstone/Churchman/Brant)

Debut single for Andrea Santiago and Duke Perrin (Macdermid/Featherstone). Andrea finished runner up on The Voice Norway.

SEAN SMITH

I WANNA STAY

(Macdermid/Curtis)

Ballad from former Same Difference and X Factor singer Sean Smith's solo album.

Andrea Santiago

YES OR NO

(Macdermid/Santiago/Featherstone/Churchman/Brant)

New single for Andrea Santiago from The Voice of Norway.

LINDA TEODOSIU 

DOESN'T MATTER 

(Macdermid)

Album track for German artist who was runner-up in Germany's X Factor

RAJIV 

SEE YOU DANCE 

(Macdermid/Bukhory/Brant/Ebanks)

#7 UK Urban charts 

Spent 3 weeks in charts

RAJIV

SEE YOU DANCE (REMIX)

(Macdermid/Bukhory/Brant/Ebanks/Rosales)

Alt version of See You Dance

#7 UK Urban charts

ELLA WINTER

BURNT 

(Macdermid/Winter/Featherstone/Brant)

Independent artist Ella Winter released our co-write, Burnt in 2019

FLEUR LINDSAY

CRUTCHES 

(Macdermid/Lindsay/Featherstone)

14 year old Fleur Lindsay released our co-write Crutches in 2019.

Over 20k Spotify plays

Playlisted on new music Spotify playlist

FLEUR LINDSAY

LOST YOU 

(Macdermid/Featherstone/Lindsay/Brant)

Debut release for 13 year old Fleur Lindsay in 2018