Friday, March 22, 2024


 London, UK – Friday 22nd March 2024: As Olly Alexander continues to gear up to represent the United Kingdom for this year’s 68th Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö, he joins forces with Sweden’s Benjamin Ingrosso for the new version of Ingrosso’s latest single, "Kite". Soar to new heights with Benjmain’s latest musical masterpiece via Polydor/Universal Sweden.

Benjamin Ingrosso says: “Can’t wait for people to hear this track. I’ve been a big fan of Olly’s music for many years and it feels very exciting to be releasing a song together with him now. Olly is an incredible person as well and extremely talented creative who I feel has added an amazing dimension to ‘Kite’.”

Olly Alexander says: “When I first heard Kite, it made me feel sunny and happy, thank you Benjamin! It was a great experience working together, he’s a really sweet guy and I’m excited to be on this gem of a song.”

With more than 850 million streams, 15x Platinum and 17x Gold certified singles, and three full-length albums that have topped the Swedish charts, Benjamin has proven himself as a force to be reckoned with in the music industry. For Olly Alexander, across three hugely successful albums, the singer, actor and fashion icon has scored 2 #1 UK albums, 10 UK Top 40 singles and was recently awarded the BRIT Billion Award (with 6.5 billion streams globally).

Drawing from their diverse musical backgrounds, Benjamin and Olly infuse "Kite" with a vibrant blend of classic Swedish pop, soulful melodies, and modern influences. The result is a breathtaking journey through sound that captures the essence of their infectious talent and undeniable charisma.
Written by Benjamin himself, along with acclaimed songwriters Anya (Kylie Minogue), Jon Shave (Britney Spears, Zayn), Salem Al-Fakir, and Vincent Pontare, and produced by Jon Shave and Vargas & Lagola (Avicii, Madonna, Sia, A$AP Rocky, Lady Gaga), "Kite" is a soaring anthem of euphoria and freedom, capturing the exhilarating feeling of a new encounter and the endless possibilities it brings. It's about embracing life as a thrilling journey, a vibrant party, and the pursuit of love.

Fans can expect to experience the magic of "Kite" live as Benjamin embarks on his "Better Days Tour 2024," spanning the UK and Europe which kicks off in Germany on 1st April with stops in the Netherlands, France, Denmark, Norway, Italy, Spain, Finland, as well as a sensational headline performance at Heaven in London, UK on 4th April before heading for a mammoth summer run in Sweden. Tickets are on sale now at Live

Better Days Tour – Europe
1 April – Knust – Hamburg – Germany
2 April – Melkweg – Amsterdam – Netherlands
4 April – Heaven – London – England
5 April – Les Etoiles – Paris – France
6 April – CBE – Cologne – Germany
8 April – Kranhalle – Munich – Germany
9 April – Hole 44 – Berlin – Germany
10 April – Amager – Copenhagen – Denmark
12 April – Sentrum Scene – Oslo – Norway
13 April – Sentrum Scene – Oslo – Norway
17 April – Magnolia – Milano - Italy
18 April – Changó – Madrid – Spain
23 April – Tavastia – Helsingfors – Finland

Better Days Tour – Sweden
18 July – Sofiero Slott, Helsingborg
19 July – Brottet, Halmstad
20 July – Pinneviken, Lysekil
24 July – Tallriken, Malmö
26 July – Mariebergsskogen, Karlstad
27 July – Gasklockorna, Gävle
2 August – Fredriksskans, Kalmar
3 August – Stångebrofältet, Linköping
9 August – Stadion, Stockholm

No comments:

Post a Comment