'Songland': Who is Steve Fee, the second songwriter whose song 'Same Blood' was recorded by Aloe Blacc?
After the episode ended, the series revealed that Blacc recorded Fee's 'Same Blood' after he recorded Kyle Williams' 'Getting Started'.
'Songland' aired with a brand new episode on July 2, Tuesday night, with singer Aloe Blacc and the director of 'Fast & Furious presents: Hobbs & Shaw, David Leitch, appearing as the featured artistes.
So far, we have seen artistes coming to the series looking for their next hit single from up and coming songwriters. But this episode was different and the songwriters competing had a huge advantage compared to the previous contestants. The winner of this episode would have their song featured as a soundtrack in a movie.
The four songwriters who were competing for a chance to have their song featured in the movie were, Afika, Kyle Williams, TVTE and Steve Fee. It wasn't an easy feat for Blacc and Leitch to choose a song. But in the end, after listening to the original version and the refined version, they chose Williams' song 'Getting Started' to be featured as a soundtrack in the movie that stars Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Jason Statham.
But that was not all after the episode ended, the series revealed that Blacc recorded Fee's 'Same Blood' after he recorded Williams' 'Getting Started'. Fee was mentored by Shane McAnally, they didn't change much in the song, but made the tune a little more like gospel.
Fee who hails from Alpharetta, Georgia in the US is a songwriter, producer and worship leader. He is also a former frontman of the band FEE. He identifies his music genre as Christian rock. He is married and has two kids and they live in Tennessee.
He was also a part of the worship music community at North Point InsideOut. He was their co-producer and co-writer on all of the live albums. Fee's band came to a standstill in 2010, they stopped playing shows, canceled their tours and eventually stopped updating their website according to GlobeIntel. Since then they have broken up as a band, and their website was taken down as well.
Post the band's break up both Fee and the band were dropped from INO Records. Regarding his new music, on his Instagram profile. Fee revealed that he will be releasing a new song on August 2, titled 'Wildest Grace'.
This will be the first song Fee has released since 2014. Fee has also written and produced music for artistes including Casting Crowns, North Point, Passion, David Leonard, Jason Gray, and many more.
'Songland' airs every Tuesday night on NBC. Check your local listings for more information.