“When you spend five years in a band you get used to writing for other people,” Nathan said. “But now…I can just sing…for me. And I can write for me.”
While The Wanted may no longer be together, Nathan Sykes isn’t going to stop making music anytime soon.
In a new interview with Billboard, the 23-year-old singer opened up on his upcoming debut album Unfinished Business, and how his vocal cord surgery helped his voice for the better.
“I didn’t want to just be known as that guy from the band that took a break at the age of 20 and no one ever saw again,” Nathan says of The Wanted‘s decision to take a break from music two years ago.
Singer Nathan Sykes was spotted on-stage in new York City on Thursday (July 28), as he performed during the People Now Concert Series Presented by Toyota Music.
During his concert, the 23-year-old performed four of his hit songs and answered questions from fans in the studio and on Twitter.
You can watch Nathan’s full concert on People.com here!
The People Now Concert Series will continue with two more special concerts,
As she continues to work on her new album, Ariana Grande surprised fans on Monday (January 11), when she announced a new collaboration with ex-boyfriend Nathan Sykes on their song Over And Over Again.
Both Ariana and Nathan shared a preview of the track on their social media pages, revealing that the new song will be available this Friday (January 15).
Venturing out on his own away from The Wanted, singer Nathan Sykes made a special appearance on Saturday (June 21) at the Capital Summertime Ball in London.
Nathan joined singer Jessie J on-stage to perform her single Calling All Hearts, taking over for Robin Thicke‘s portion of the song.
Nathan tweeted about his performance after leaving the stage, saying: