Jimmy Napes

Sam Smith and Jimmy Napes Win Golden Globe for Best Original Song

Sam Smith and longtime affiliate Jimmy Napes (née Jimmy Napier) have won the Best Original Song Golden Globe for their work on Spectre's "Writing's On…
Rachel Brodsky / January 10, 2016

Sam Smith and Disclosure Recorded the Theme Song for New James Bond Film, ‘Spectre’

After trading as much yesterday on Instagram, Sam Smith has attained an honor bestowed on only the greatest British crooners (and Chris Cornell). Along…
Colin Joyce / September 8, 2015

Stream Jimmy Napes’ Bouncy New Single, ‘Making of Me’

On Sunday night, Jimmy Napes took home four Grammy Awards for his songwriting contributions to Sam Smith's hit single, "Stay With Me." Now the British…
Brennan Carley / February 10, 2015

Jimmy Napes Goes On a Sex and Drugs Bender in ‘Give it Up’ Video

Jimmy Napes might sound familiar if you're a Sam Smith or Disclosure fan — the U.K. native co-wrote Smith's "Stay With Me" and "Latch." Now…
Rachel Brodsky / January 20, 2015

Sam Smith Collaborator Jimmy Napes Wants to ‘Give It Up’ on New Solo Cut

Best known for his behind-the-scenes work with musicians such as Disclosure ("Together"), Sam Smith ("Stay With Me"), and Mary J. Blige (on her most recent…
Brennan Carley / January 7, 2015