About Barns Courtney
Barnaby George "Barns" Courtney is a British singer-songwriter. In 2015, Courtney released his first track as a solo artist Glitter & Gold, which received radio play on BBC Introducing Suffolk and by BBC Radio 1's Phil Taggert and led to an appearance at Radio 1's Big Weekend in Exeter the following year. The song also reached #1 on the UK Spotify Viral Chart, and #2 on the iTunes Alternative Chart. Glitter & Gold was later used in the trailer for the 2016 film The Founder starring Michael Keaton. Also in 2015 his song Fire was featured in the Bradley Cooper movie Burnt and went on to receive airplay on American rock radio in 2016. Fire was later used in the advertisement of the 23rd season of Top Gear. Both songs have continued to appear in different TV shows and movies. Courtney has opened for artists including The Who, The Libertines, Ed Sheeran, The Lumineers, Tom Odell, Fitz and The Tantrums, and Blur. His first album The Attractions of Youth was released in 2017, the second one 404 followed in 2019.