Khalid, an 18 year old from El Paso, may be relatively new to the music scene but his soulful voice and laid back style has already garnered over 3.5 million monthly listeners on Spotify. The singer/songwriter draws inspiration from groups such as Alt-J, Frank Ocean and other R&B artists. Currently on tour in Europe, his Amsterdam and London concerts both sold out, along with performances in Berlin and Paris.
Khalid's album, American Dream, drops March 3rd. In the meantime, you can listen to some of his singles on Spotify, AppleMusic and SoundCloud before March 3rd. This young artist is the next big thing and his new album is guaranteed to cause a scene in the music industry.