After a decade of working as a session musician, drumming on multiple world tours and recordings (Mika, Florence & The Machine), Ed Carlile aka King Ed is now focusing entirely on his career as a producer and writer.
King Ed's production and writing credits include Baby Queen, Years & Years, beaux and Dylan.
King Ed has been instrumental in the development of Baby Queen, which he has nurtured and developed with Bella aka Baby Queen since they co-wrote the first Baby Queen song together at its inception in 2019. The six-track debut EP ‘Medicine’ released in 2020 was co-written and produced in its entirety by King Ed as Baby Queen's sole studio collaborator. 'The Yearbook' mixtape released in 2021 was again produced entirely by and co-written with King Ed, other than the track 'You Shaped Hole' on which King Ed shares a co-production credit with Mark Ralph.
Recently, Baby Queen single 'Colours of You' co-written with and produced by King Ed was featured in Netflix series Heartstopper with other King Ed & Baby Queen records 'Buzzkill', 'Want Me', and 'Dover Beach'.
As Baby Queen's star rises on a rapid trajectory, her catalogue has is being streamed millions of times a month and receiving critical acclaim from tastemakers including Greg James, Jack Saunders, NME, MTV, DIY Mag and Rolling Stone.
In 2022, King Ed scored a #1 album on the UK's Official Chart with Years & Years' album 'Night Call' thanks to his production on track 1 'Consequences'.
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