Patrick Watson
Patrick Watson

Patrick Watson

CANPop, Indie Pop
11,084,110 monthly listeners
  • 680.2K followers
  • 319K subscribers
  • 158.1K followers
  • 148.3K followers
  • 17.1K followers

Patrick Watson's Top Spotify Songs

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Artist Name
Je te laisserai des mots
7M streams
2
Artist Name
Ode to Vivian - Rework
636.4K streams
3
Artist Name
Ode to Vivian
513.4K streams
4
Artist Name
Lost With You
337.9K streams
5
Artist Name
The Great Escape
332.8K streams
7M
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636.4K
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513.4K
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337.9K
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332.8K
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114.6K
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95.8K
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66.9K
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63.6K
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53K
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Patrick Watson's YouTube Videos

Patrick Watson - Je te laisserai des mots (Sub. Español)
Youtube
10.6M views
Jan 15, 2019
9.6M
Views
Patrick Watson - The Great Escape (Official Video)
Youtube
9.6M views
Feb 13, 2007
9.3M
Views
Patrick Watson - Je te laisserai des mots
Youtube
9.3M views
Oct 14, 2011

Patrick Watson's Chart Ranks

Past 12 Months

Events134 Events

Mar
20-24
Treefort Music Fest
United States
USA
, BoiseN/A N/A
Mar
28
Patrick Watson at Hollywood Forever
United States
USA
, Los Angeles0 - 500 Hall
Mar
29
Patrick Watson at Hollywood Forever
United States
USA
, Los Angeles0 - 500 Hall
Apr
09-13
Zermatt Unplugged
Switzerland
CHE
, ZermattN/A N/A
Apr
15
Patrick Watson at Hard Club Porto
Portugal
PRT
, Porto500 - 1200 Club
Feb
05
Patrick Watson at MTelus
Canada
CAN
, Montreal1200 - 2500 Hall
Past
Feb
04
Patrick Watson at MTelus
Canada
CAN
, Montreal1200 - 2500 Hall
Past
Feb
02
Patrick Watson at MTelus
Canada
CAN
, Montreal1200 - 2500 Hall
Past
Feb
01
Patrick Watson at MTelus
Canada
CAN
, Montreal1200 - 2500 Hall
Past
Dec
14-18
Wonderfruit Festival
Thailand
THA
, Bang LamungN/A N/A
Past

Patrick Watson's Upcoming Events12 Events

  • Treefort Music Fest festival

    Patrick Watson, K.Flay, Sir Chloe, Flyana Boss, Channel Tres, Daði Freyr, Briston Maroney, Jonah Kagen, Devendra Banhart, DRAMA, John Vincent III, Fiji Blue, CMAT, San Cisco, Franc Moody, Lucius, John-Robert, Joe P, Alexandra Savior, Built To Spill, Dawes, Neko Case, Kate Bollinger, Ty Segall, The Moss, Cimafunk, Kid Bloom, Odie Leigh, DakhaBrakha, Magic City Hippies, Oliver Hazard, Madi Diaz, zzzahara, Kaelin Ellis, The National Parks, Próxima Parada, Nabihah Iqbal, Night Cap, Pokey LaFarge, Dry Cleaning, Magic Sword, Miya Folick, Dehd, Daniel Nunnelee, Cool Company, Delicate Steve, Torres, A Place to Bury Strangers, Armand Hammer, Hotline TNT, Shamir, Ethan Tasch, Deap Vally, San Fermin, ghost woman, Porij, Joshua Ray Walker, Video Age, Olivia Barton, Spiritual Cramp, Glixen, Sonido Gallo Negro, Die Spitz, El Perro Del Mar, Zea Mays, Ask Carol, Blusher, Mike Mains & The Branches, The Vices, French Cassettes, Arts Fishing Club, SPECIAL INTEREST, P.H.F., Slow Hollows, Dean Johnson, Rosie Tucker, Hello Mary, Karina Rykman, The Thing, DAIISTAR, Marnie Stern, Mary Timony, Acid Tongue, The Schizophonics, James Brandon Lewis, GLITTERFOX, MILLY, instant crush, Diggin' Dirt, Rosali, Street Fever, Jens Kuross, Brother Elsey, Jeffrey Silverstein, Spoon Benders, Growing Pains, Fleetmac Wood, Free Creatures, The Q-Tip Bandits, Celisse, madeline hawthorne, Raccoon Tour, Rocket, The Messthetics, Moon Owl’s Mages, Little Moon, LIVt, BARN, Cassandra Lewis, SunDog, Kadabra, Color Green, The Sons Of Rainier, Pink Fuzz, Divorce Court, The Plastic Cherries, Los Chapillacs, All Things Blue, Telehealth, 36?, Rhododendron, the macks, Wizzerd, Stephanie Anne Johnson, Blood Lemon, SISTEMAS INESTABLES, So Pitted, Møtrik, Hillfolk Noir, Ex Everything, Buckets, Kind Hearted Strangers, Hammydown, Lobo Lara, Mungo, Backhand, Sun Blood Stories, COSMIC SANS, Ealdor Bealu, Afrosonics, crush the monster, mega cat, Boise Philharmonic, Nick Delffs, Papas, BEARKAT, How Strange It Is, Gotu Gotu, plum vision, Townies, PACE JACKSON, Raue, draag me
    USA, Boise
    Small
  • Patrick Watson at Hollywood Forever

    Patrick Watson
    Hollywood Forever
    USA, Los Angeles
    Hall0 - 500
  • Patrick Watson at Hollywood Forever

    Patrick Watson
    Hollywood Forever
    USA, Los Angeles
    Hall0 - 500
  • Zermatt Unplugged festival

    James Arthur, Birdy, Patrick Watson, JP Cooper, Gregory Porter, Ben Howard, Angus & Julia Stone, Mahalia, flora cash, Michael Patrick Kelly, Zimmer90, Jack Savoretti, Dotan, Harrison Storm, Kate Nash, November Ultra, Monkey Safari, Ásgeir, Dekker, Matilda Mann, Blanco White, Jon and Roy, Adana Twins, Holly Macve, Dam Swindle, Cari Cari, Salt Tree, Mar Malade, CATT, Bulgarian Cartrader, Ay Wing, Florian Paul & die Kapelle der letzten Hoffnung, Jon Cleary, Madmotormiquel, SIND, Cup of Jazz, Susan O'Neill, gome, Ny Oh, Takeshi’s Cashew, Wintershome, PBR Streetgang, Blair Davie, Conchúr White, Jake the Rapper, DAENS, Lea Lisa, Lucky Wüthrich, Mischgewebe, A.W.A, Nola Kin, Justina Lee Brown, Eddy Ramich, Funky Mosquito, Julia Heart, Parbleu
    CHE, Zermatt
    Medium
  • Patrick Watson at Hard Club Porto

    Patrick Watson
    Hard Club Porto
    PRT, Porto
    Club500 - 1.2K

Patrick Watson's Past Events122 Events

  • Patrick Watson at MTelus

    Patrick Watson
    MTelus
    CAN, Montreal
    Hall1.2K - 2.5K
  • Patrick Watson at MTelus

    Patrick Watson
    MTelus
    CAN, Montreal
    Hall1.2K - 2.5K
  • Patrick Watson at MTelus

    Patrick Watson
    MTelus
    CAN, Montreal
    Hall1.2K - 2.5K
  • Patrick Watson at MTelus

    Patrick Watson
    MTelus
    CAN, Montreal
    Hall1.2K - 2.5K
  • Wonderfruit Festival festival

    Patrick Watson, Nightmares On Wax, Rival Consoles, Clark, Alabaster dePlume, Sweely, Laraaji, Helena Hauff, Jennifer Cardini, Tornado Wallace, Roshan, Terry Riley, Space Afrika, DJ Nobu, Skatebård, DJ Stingray 313, Alex Kassian, Brendan Eder, Mr. Ho, Mogwaa, lipelis, Gideön, Dee Diggs, sirintip, DOTT, Katsu, Bell Orchestre, LAAN, Van Anh, Powder, FFAN, Monophonik, Marco Weibel, Cora, RIMKA, Di Linh, Rattanakosin Breakin Crew, Saint Guel, Ouissam, BongBongQuayQuay, Ligrye, Emel Rowe, Elaheh, MLCH, Omoloko, Fantastic Man, JonnyVicious, Guido Balboa
    THA, Bang Lamung
    Big

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Syml

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Joep Beving
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Half Moon Run
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Villagers
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Msaki

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ZAAmapiano

Patrick Watson's Beatport Songs

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Artist Name
Melancolie feat. Safia Nolin (Original Mix)
Released on Nov 20, 2018
2
Artist Name
Melody Noir (Original Mix)
Released on Jul 10, 2018
3
Artist Name
Broken (Original Mix)
Released on Nov 17, 2017
4
Artist Name
Wild Flower (Original Mix)
Released on Oct 18, 2019
5
Artist Name
Look At You (Original Mix)
Released on Oct 18, 2019

More about Patrick Watson

Overview of Indie Pop musician Patrick Watson

Canadian singer-songwriter Patrick Watson has established himself in the pop and indie pop music scenes. His music, which incorporates folk and classical music components, is well renowned for its passionate and expressive tone and comes from Montreal. His distinctive blending of genres has earned him a devoted following and favorable reviews.

Watson has gained popularity as a singer in the pop industry thanks to his soaring vocals and sophisticated melodies. His songs have been characterized as having a haunting tone that stays long after the final note has been sang and being cinematic and dreamy. He has a talent for writing songs that are both introspective and accessible, speaking profoundly to the human experience.

Watson is well-known in the indie pop industry for his experimental style of composing, frequently using unusual instruments and sounds. His music serves as a monument to the strength of imagination and the virtually endless potential of artistic expression. Patrick Watson has solidified his position as one of Canada's most intriguing pop musicians through his zeal for pushing boundaries and discovering new musical vistas.

What are the most popular songs for Indie Pop musician Patrick Watson?

A Montreal-based musician named Patrick Watson has developed a devoted fan base for his indie pop style, which combines symphonic and electronic elements. "Je te laisserai des mots," "The Great Escape," and "Lighthouse" are some of his best-known songs. "The Great Escape" is a more lively song with a catchy guitar riff and a driving rhythm section, while "Je te laisserai des mots" is a soft, piano-driven ballad that highlights Watson's emotional vocals.

Other well-known songs by Patrick Watson include "Melody Noir," a melancholy track with a dark production, and "Lost With You," a romantic love song with swirling synths and ambient guitar. The album "Love Songs For Robots" contains a number of outstanding songs, but "Sit Down Beside Me" stands out for its soaring chorus and opulent accompaniment. Both the original version of "Ode to Vivian" and its updated version are entrancingly lovely, with delicate piano and strings enhancing Watson's expressive voice.

A moving ballad about an imprisoned bird yearning for freedom, "Big Bird In A Small Cage" is one of Watson's most well-known songs. It's a memorable song that demonstrates Watson's capacity to emotionally engage his listeners with its soaring melody and compassionate lyrics. Overall, Patrick Watson is a respected figure in the indie pop scene thanks to his music, which is distinguished by its lush, epic soundscapes, soaring melodies, and emotionally evocative lyrics.

What are the latest songs and music albums for Indie Pop musician Patrick Watson?

In 2022, Canadian indie pop musician Patrick Watson will release "Better in the Shade," his most recent album. This album has a wide variety of songs that highlight Watson's distinctive fusion of indie pop and experimental sound. The title track from the album, "Better in the Shade," is a hauntingly gorgeous song that showcases Watson's mesmerizing vocals over a lush soundscape.

In addition to his most recent album, Watson has recently released a number of singles. A stripped-down, intimate rendition of one of his most recent tracks, "Ode to Vivian (Rework)," which was released in 2022, shows Watson's poignant performance. Another standout track is the 2022 release "Height of the Feeling," which has a catchy tune and a strong groove that will get stuck in your brain.

Watson's previous album, "Wave," which was published in 2019, earned positive reviews from both reviewers and fans. The songs on this album, such "Dream for Dreaming" and "Broken," demonstrate Watson's talent for composing dreamy and introspective soundscapes that envelop the listener in an alternate reality.

Overall, Patrick Watson's distinctive sound and experimental style continue to push the limits of indie pop music. Both new listeners and veteran admirers will be delighted by his most recent album and hits.

Which are the most important music performances and festival appearances for Indie Pop musician Patrick Watson?

Over the course of his musical career, Patrick Watson, an indie pop musician from Montreal, has performed at a lot of venues and festivals. His concert at the famous Barbican Centre in London, England, was one of his most memorable ones. The audience was in awe of his musical prowess as his performance displayed his distinctive fusion of classical and indie pop music. Watson also gave a performance at the renowned Olympia Paris, where his distinctive sound and moving lyrics captivated the audience.

With gigs at some of the biggest events in the globe, Watson has also established himself on the festival circuit. He has played at the Festival d'ete de Quebec, where his deep melodies and moving lyrics enthralled the audience. Additionally, he has performed at the Nuits de Fourviere, Les Francofolies de La Rochelle, Festival International de Jazz de Montréal, and the Montreux Jazz Festival. One of the most gifted and creative indie pop musicians of his generation, his performances at major festivals have solidified his position in the industry.

Watson has also performed in Paradiso Amsterdam in the Netherlands, El Plaza Condesa in Mexico City, and Zorlu Performans Sanatlari Merkezi in Istanbul, Turkey, in addition to these prestigious venues and events. He put on equally outstanding shows at these places as he did at the bigger festivals and venues. Through his music, Watson has a special capacity to connect with his listeners and inspire and uplift them.

The talented musician Patrick Watson has played at some of the most prestigious venues and festivals in the world. He has established a reputation as one of the most accomplished indie pop musicians of his time thanks to his moving lyrics, distinctive sound, and compelling performances. He has established himself as a true musical hero thanks to his appearances at prestigious festivals and venues including the Festival d'été de Quebec, Montreux Jazz Festival, and the Barbican Centre.

Which are the most important collaborations with other musicians for Indie Pop musician Patrick Watson?

Canadian Indie Pop musician Patrick Watson has worked with a variety of musicians over the course of his career. The most notable pairings, however, are "Melancolie" with Teresa Salgueiro and Safia Nolin, "A Mermaid in Lisbon" with Teresa Salgueiro, "Height of the Feeling" and "La La La La La" with La Force, and "Se tu soubesses" with Teresa Salgueiro.

Watson and Nolin's voices blend flawlessly in the song "Melancolie" featuring Safia Nolin. The song is a slow, melancholy ballad, and both artists did a fantastic job of capturing the song's feelings. The moving lyrics and eerie melody elevate this partnership to the top of Watson's discography.

Another noteworthy collaboration is the lovely acoustic song "A Mermaid in Lisbon" with Teresa Salgueiro. Watson's gentle vocals are joined by Salgueiro's heavenly voice as the song starts, and the two voices meld together beautifully the entire way through. Because there aren't many instruments, the listener can concentrate on the vocal performance and the lyrics.

Finally, some of Patrick Watson's most enduring songs came from his collaborations with Safia Nolin, Teresa Salgueiro, and La Force. Watson has been able to experiment with various sounds and styles while still preserving his own sound thanks to these collaborations.

What do people also ask about Indie Pop musician Patrick Watson?


What is Patrick Watson famous for?

Patrick Watson is renowned for fusing indie rock with elements of cabaret pop and classical music.


How old is Patrick Watson?

43 years (born on October 8, 1979).


Does Patrick Watson have kids?

Patrick Watson and his bandmates in the group that bears his name share a loft studio down one of the hallways of the Montreal home he lives in with his wife and two kids.


What genre is Patrick Watson?

Alternative/Indie


What band was Patrick Watson in?

Patrick Watson was in a ska band called Gangster Politics while in high school.


What awards has Patrick Watson won?

Patrick Watson, a singer-songwriter from Montreal, has received two Juno Awards, a Polaris Music Prize, and a Grammy nomination.


Is Patrick Watson a francophone?

He's neither Anglo nor Franco, but simply Québécois.


What band is Patrick Watson in?

Patrick Watson is in the Montreal indie rock band named Patrick Watson.


Does Patrick Watson have children?

In addition to his wife Caroline Bamford, Watson also leaves behind his sister Mary Green, children Chris and Boo Watson, as well as Sarah, Paul, Ruby, Sam, and Sadie and Nico as grandchildren.


Who was Patrick Watson influenced by?

Erik Satie, according to the pianist, "changed the way I played the piano forever. The way I phrase, I'm obviously so inspired by that."