|Birth name James Rockhill|
Albums Measures, Murmurations
Role Music Producer
Name James Rockhill
|Years active 2010–present|
Origin Sussex, England
|Born 20 May 1990 (age 25) (1990-05-20) |
Occupation(s) Record producer remixer
Genres Drum and bass, House music
Record labels MTA Records, RAM Records, Viper Recordings
Nominations DJ Award for Best Newcomer
Similar People Melissa Steel, Andy C, Futurebound
James Rockhill (born 20 May 1990), better known by his stage name Kove, is a British electronic music producer and DJ. His song "Way We Are", featuring Melissa Steel, entered the UK Singles Chart at number 30.
2012–13: Early beginnings
Rockhill signed his debut double A-side single "Stellar" / "Breach" to Viper Recordings in 2012. It was released on 5 March 2012. His second single, "Iodine" / "Open Ground" was released on Andy C's Program on 8 October 2012. Rockhill released "Gone" / "Airlock" through Program in early 2013. Later in the year, he signed to Chase & Status's label MTA Records, remixing their comeback single "Lost & Not Found" and releasing his debut EP Measures through the label. The EP's first track, "Love for You", received heavy airplay on BBC Radio 1Xtra and marked the start of his commercial breakthrough.
Following remixes for Bastille and John Newman, he released the double A-side "Gobble" / "Melisma" through MTA on 16 February 2014. His first charting single, "Way We Are", was released in July 2014 and entered the UK Singles Chart at number 30. His next EP, Murmurations, was released on 5 October 2014 and includes the song "Drop" (premiered by Annie Mac).