‘Wake ‘N’ Shake’ is a new collaboration from two essential artists with a gift for infusing dance music with a broadly appealing pop edge: the chart-topping, BRIT Award nominated, Platinum-
With ‘Wake ‘N’ Shake’, 220 KID and AR/CO have created a supercharged anthem to kickstart your day in the brightest possible way. Swirling together an exuberant cocktail of energising house vibes, euphoric drops, and alluring vocal harmonies from AR/CO duo Mali-Koa and Le
220 KID says, “We wrote ‘Wake ‘N’ Shake’ at the end of a great session together with Toby Scott. We wanted to make something fun and when the bassline came about we knew we had to throw some lyrics on it that provide an escape from the stress of everyday life. We wanted to capture how you would feel waking up and just getting straight into the mood of having fun. Just shake off all the stress and sadness in the world and go enjoy yourself. Life is for laughter and friends, loving and dancing – this is what we’ve tried to bring to the listener.”
AR/CO add, “It’s fun when you get to work on records with friends, writing this with 220 kid felt effortless, everything you want the creative process to be it’s perfect parts tongue and cheek, naughty and nice”.
220 KID first came to prominence in 2020 when ‘Don’t Need Love’, his collaboration with GRACEY, flew into the Top 10, exceeded 100 million streams, and was nominated for Best British Single at the BRITs. It wasn’t long before he achieved an even bigger moment, when he teamed with Billen Ted for a remix of Nathan Evans’ ‘Wellerman’ which spent two weeks at#1 during a 14-week run in the Top 10, amassed 500 million+ streams, and was again BRIT Award nominated, this time for Song of the Year. 220 KID’s other collaborations or remixes include with artists such as Doja Cat, Anne-Marie, Tiёsto, LANY,