We were lucky enough to speak to hit singer, songwriter and producer, Labrinth. The man behind Tinie Tempah's massive hits is beginning a career as an artist in his own right, having had a UK number 3 hit with his debut single, Let The Sunshine. and reaching number 2 hit with Earthquake.
Labrinth was the first artist not involved in a reality TV show to be signed to Simon Cowell's Syco label in six years. Possessing an incredibly refreshing, free and inspirational attitude to making music, Labrinth talks to M about his inspirations, approach to creating songs and teaching himself the theories behind music in part one of this special interview.
Labrinth's debut album, Electronic Earth is out now.
Click here for part two of the interview.