Simon Hill (musician)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Simon Hill
Born (1969-02-25) 25 February 1969 (age 48)
Origin Bristol
Genres Funk, soul, rock, jazz, RnB
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter and music producer
Instruments Drums
Years active 1987–present
Associated acts Natasha Bedingfield, Westlife, Alex Parks, Moya Brennan, S Club 7, Connie Talbot, Victoria Beckham, RyanDan, Will Martin, Emma Bunton, Kim Wilde, Pet Shop Boys, Steps, Louise Setara

Simon Hill, (born, 25 February 1969, Bristol) is a musician, songwriter and record producer.

Simon started his career playing drums, recording and touring with bands including JTQ, Kim Wilde, Pet Shop Boys, Westlife and Steps. He has also employed his programming, production and writing talents with an array of top acts, including S Club 7, Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton, Alex Parks, Natasha Bedingfield,[1] RyanDan, Will Martin, Moya Brennan, Conway Sisters,[2] Steps, Louise Setara,[3] and Connie Talbot. TV writing and production credits include: Fame Academy 2, Celebrity Fame Academy, When Jordan Met Peter, Toughest Place To Be A..., Sunday Morning Live, Janet Saves The Monarchy and Wogan Now & Then. He has also written and produced the theme tunes for Setanta Sports' Premiership, FA Cup and World Cup 2010 Football output. He has composed and produced the Official Broadcast Theme for the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics called 'City of Ice'[4][5] In 2011 he produced and re-arranged the official FIFA Anthem.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Natasha Bedingfield in Music". chapters.indigo.ca. Retrieved 2012-11-09. 
  2. ^ "The Conway Sisters". Irishlinks.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-11-09. 
  3. ^ "Louise Setara – Still Waters CD Album". Cduniverse.com. 12 September 2006. Retrieved 2012-11-09. 
  4. ^ "Sitting Duck – Team". Sittingduckmusicandmedia.com. Retrieved 2012-11-09. 
  5. ^ "Simon Hill Discography at Discogs". Discogs.com. Retrieved 2012-11-09.