Alec Benjamin released ‘The Book Of You & I’ an honest and emotional single which tugged on our heartstrings! The acclaimed singer-songwriter also shared the official video for the standout track off eagerly awaited debut album, These Two Windows, due for release on May 29th! We can’t wait.
Check out the video for the single below.
There is also a wonderfully produced lyric video which captures the sentiment of the song beautifully.
The single also features four other tracks fans may be familiar with ‘Oh My God’, ‘Demons’ and ‘Mind Is A Prison’. In anticipation of These Two Windows Tour, you can pre-save the album here.
2019 proved to be an incredible year for the young artist who has gained over 2 billion streams worldwide! Early last year, Benjamin made his North American late night tv debut on CBS’ The Late Late Show with James Corden performing his mixtape’s lead single, the RIAA platinum-certified smash single ‘Let Me Down Slowly’.
That same day he released a version of the song featuring Alessia Cara and went on to enter the Billboard Hot 100! Amazing!
The smash-hit launched Benjamin’s planetary breakthrough! It reached the top 5 radio airplay in France, Germany, Finland, Belgium, Switzerland, Portugal, Romania, and the Czech Republic also earning the #8 spot on overall European airplay!
Alec also earned 3x platinum certification in Canada, 2x platinum certification in Australia, Brazil, Finland, Ireland, Netherlands and Switzerland, platinum certification in Belgium, Denmark, France, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, China and Korea as well as gold certification in Austria, Germany, Indonesia and Italy.
On Eric Nam’s I Think Your Dope Podcast, Alec discussed the impact of BTS’s Jimin being a fan of his music and sharing it with his fans on his Spotify playlist which featured a lot of his songs, helping a new demographic discover his music. Showing the power and connectivity of his music on a global scale.
Alec Benjamin will be supporting Lewis Capaldi on his sold-out UK Tour, which includes two dates at SSE Arena Wembley!
The acclaimed singer-songwriter will continue on to make his first-ever Coachella performances on April 12th and 19th. Alec will kick off his own North American headline These Two Windows Tour on April 15th in Phoenix, AZ and travel through the end of May.
With tickets in high demand, dates are selling out quickly. Never one to slow down, Alec is also set to perform at major festivals Governors Ball and Hangout Music Festival. Tickets for all live performances are on sale now. Check out his tour information here.
What do you think of the single? What are your favourite Alec Benjamin songs? Let us know down in the comments below or by tweeting us @TheHoneyPOP!
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