Benny Sings - City Pop [Baby Blue LP]
Format: Coloured Vinyl LP - Baby Blue LP
Catalogue No.: STH2403-4LP
Release Date: 18th June 2021
Genre: Broken Beat/Nu Jazz
Released in early 2019, ‘City Pop’ was Benny Sings’ first release for Stones Throw. Now available to independent retailers on transparent ‘baby blue’ vinyl.
The album was inspired by and written in cities all over the world, including New York, LA, Tokyo, Paris and Benny’s hometown of Amsterdam.
‘City Pop’ features some of Benny’s most streamed songs, including ‘Not Enough’ (4.26M streams), ‘Dreamin’’ (2.24M streams) and ‘Familiar’ (1.46M streams).
‘City Pop’ sees Benny blend influences of AOR, R&B, pop, soul and jazz.
Benny worked with Tokyo artist Ryu Okubo for the album art illustration.
‘City Pop’ was co-produced by Renaud Letang of Studio Ferber in Paris, who has worked with Feist, Charlotte Gainsbourg and Lianne La Havas.
For fans of Jordan Rakei, Tom Misch, Rex Orange County, Cornelius, Real Estate, Mac DeMarco, Connan Mockasin.
Benny has collaborated with The Free Nationals, Mayer Hawthorne, Rex Orange County, Goldlink and Mndsgn. His music has been synced widely to TV, ads and videogames.
Radio - 6 Music, Radio 1, KCRW.
Online - NPR, COLORS, Pitchfork, Clash, HYPEBEAST, The Line of Best Fit.
Everything I Know
Duplicate (ft Mocky)
Late At Night
So Far So Good
My World (ft Cornelius)