Congratulations are in certainly in order!
Earlier today, Spotify announced that twenty-one year old Khalid is the youngest and #1 most listened to artist on the platform; landing 50 million listeners a month.
— Khalid Updates #FreeSpiritSacramento (@SuncityTheEP) April 28, 2019
The RCA-signed singer/songwriter landed a record deal since the age of 17 years old, after establishing another deal with Sony label’s A&R exec, Tunji Balogun. Towards the beginning of this month, Khalid released his second studio LP titled Free Spirit which reached 75 million streams on Spotify. He has officially knocked Ariana Grande from the No.1 spot down to the No.2., J Balvin is now No.3, Post Malone No.4 and Billie Elis at No.5.