KHALID’S NEW ALBUM FREE SPIRIT DEBUTS AT #1 ON THE BILLBOARD TOP 200
(Los Angeles, CA) – Multi-platinum global superstar Khalid’s highly anticipated sophomore album “Free Spirit” debuts at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 with over 200k equivalent albums earned. This marks Khalid’s first Billboard Top 200 debut. “Free Spirit” is available now via Right Hand Music Group / RCA Records.
The Associated Press called “Free Spirit” “Stunning” and it was The New York Times “Critic’s Pick”.
Additionally, Khalid announced his Free Spirit World Tour. For more information and tickets, go to – (http://www.khalidofficial.com)
Multi-platinum selling global superstar Khalid recently released his sophomore album “Free Spirit” which was declared a New York Times “Critic’s Pick” and was called “superb” by the Associted Press. The first single from the album, “Talk,” is off to an explosive start. Khalid catapulted into massive worldwide success when he released his first single “Location” right before his high school graduation. The song’s domination (4x platinum) led to Khalid’s major label deal with Right Hand Music Group/RCA Records followed by the release of his debut album, the double platinum certified, American Teen. The album, which garnered Khalid 5 Grammy nominations (along with numerous other nominations) received mass critical acclaim with Rolling Stone calling Khalid a “pop prodigy” and TIME Magazine stating, “His thoughtful, relatable reflections on modern youth culture and the limitations of love are just as pitch-perfect as his soulful, measured delivery.” American Teen shattered expectations, as it stayed in the Top 200 for 51 weeks, peaked at #4, and stayed in the Top 20 for 48 out of the 51 weeks it was in the Top 200. The singer-songwriter has won an American Music Award, a Billboard Music Award, a Teen Choice Award, a MTV Video Music Awards, an MTV’s Woodie To Watch Award, and has over one billion streams worldwide across all partners. Khalid has collaborated with some of music’s biggest stars. He has been featured on a number of songs including mega hits like Calvin Harris’s “Rollin” with Future, “1-800-273-8255” with Logic and Alessia Cara, “Silence” with Marshmello, “Lovely” with Billie Eilish, “Youth” with Shawn Mendes, “Eastside” with Halsey and Benny Blanco and many more. Khalid’s single the multi-platinum, “Love Lies”, a duet with Normani hit #1 at Top 40 radio. The Mayor and Council of the city of El Paso honored him with a “Key To The City” marking September 13th, 2018 “Khalid Day.” Following that Khalid dropped his “Suncity” EP. The lead single off the EP, “Better” hit #1 at Rhythm radio and his currently Top 5 at Top 40 and the recently released remix of “Saturday Nights” featuring Kane Brown is off to an exciting start. Khalid just announced his “Free Spirit World Tour” which will take him to arena’s all over the globe in 2019.
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Official Website: http://www.khalidofficial.com