Khalid Donnel Robinson born February 11, is an American singer and songwriter. In April , he released his second studio album, Free Spirit , whiched debuted atop the Billboard chart. In high school, Khalid studied singing and musical theater. Khalid began writing and creating music in high school; he posted his early works to SoundCloud. His single "Location" began charting, which led to his being featured in many publications, including Billboard ,  Yahoo ,  BuzzFeed ,  and Rolling Stone. Additionally, it was certified multi-platinum in many countries. As of February 23, , the song peaked at number 63 on the Billboard Hot He released a duet with singer Normani , called " Love Lies ", recorded for the Love, Simon film soundtrack , which reached the top ten of the Billboard Hot in The song was featured on Mendes' self titled album and contains references to the social and political climate at that time. Mendes and Khalid performed "Youth" at the Billboard Music Awards on May 20, , as a tribute to the victims of gun violence.
How Khalid, made his debut album, 'American Teen,' while barely out of high school. Khalid Robinson is zigzagging through galleries at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art when a disturbing canvas stops him in his tracks. It depicts a naked man with a vertical gash in his torso, through which a second naked man, covered in blood, drifts outward. Khalid is a year-old pop prodigy with a lovely, leathery voice and a knack for big, breezy sing-songs. His debut album, American Teen, came out a few months ago , and although it pulses with euphoric dance beats, Eighties synths and tales of marijuana-and booze-fueled high school raging, melancholy is never far away, either. The album is full of fragile relationships — friends having a blast only to grow apart; lovers yearning for one another only to get caught up in passive-aggressive mind games. Technology references — cellphone photo albums, ride-share apps, GPS pins — pop up constantly, sometimes enabling connections, sometimes crippling them.
Account Options Sign in. Top charts. New releases. Khalid Khalid Donnel Robinson is an American singer and songwriter. His debut single, "Location", was released in July and peaked at number 16 on the US Billboard Hot chart and was later certified quadruple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. His debut studio album, American Teen, was released on March 3, Since then he has achieved several top 10 hits, a top-ten charting EP, a number one album and six Grammy nominations. Top Songs Album.
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