Z Artist Spotlight: Khalid
Z107.3 wants to take the time to give you a little more information about the artists that you hear all day, everyday on Bangor's #1 Hit Music Station.
This week we put the artist spotlight on Khalid.
REAL NAME: Khalid Donnel Robinson
BIRTH DATE: February 11, 1998
WHERE FROM: El Paso, Texas
MUSICAL LINKS: Kendrick Lamar, Logic, Swae Lee, Lorde, SZA, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Billie Eilish, Halsey, Benny Blanco
TO THE POINT POINTS:
- Was the supporting act for Lorde's Melodrama World Tour
- Has been nominated for at least 40 awards from 2017 - 2019 and has won a Woodie Award, an MTV Video Music Award and a Billboard Music Award among his seven award wins.
- Grew up as an "Army Brat" since his mom was in the military and moved around a lot. He lived in various military outposts including Fort Stewart, Georgia, Fort Campbell in Kentucky, Fort Drum in New York and Heidelberg, Germany.
- Began his career posting his music on SoundCloud
Here is a few tunes that will sound familiar to you, the Z listener.