New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
With the recent tease of new music on the way, multi-platinum artist Bazzi
is celebrating an incredibly successful run of his massive breakout debut album COSMIC with a new visual for "3:15," out today.
COSMIC is a proven worldwide chart success, having been streamed more than 1.8 billion times globally and RIAA certified gold in seven countries. Fueled in part by the international smash single "Mine," which reached #1 at radio (see formats below) and received 3x Platinum RIAA certifications in the U.S. and gold/platinum certifications in more than twenty additional countries, the album also features the follow-up up hit "Beautiful," RIAA certified gold/platinum in more than thirteen countries including 2x in the U.S., as well as fan favorites "Honest," "3:15" and "Why?." COSMIC reached top 15 on the SoundScan/Billboard 200 chart, with similar rankings in Canada, Denmark, Finland, New Zealand, Norway, and more. During the album campaign, Bazzi
toured the world with the likes of Camila
Cabello and Justin Timberlake, made stops at music festivals including Lollapalooza, and sold out his first ever headlining tour last summer. He performed on The Ellen
Show (2x), The Today Show, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Late Night with Seth Meyers, MTV's VMA's, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve, and more.
"Mine" has become a global pop sensation, reaching #1 at CHR/Top 40 while ascending to top 3 at Rhythmic and #11 on the overall Billboard "Hot 100." The track ended 2018 as the 13th most played song of the year and the only one in the top 50 to be penned solely by the artist. Bazzi
was just 19 years old when he wrote "Mine." An overnight phenomenon boasting over 563 million streams to date, "Mine" reached #1 on Apple Music's "Pop Streaming" chart and Shazam's "Global Top 100," and went top 5 on Spotify's overall "Global Top 50." What's more, "Mine" has been RIAA certified 3-times platinum in the U.S.
Bazzi's follow-up hit "Beautiful
" has received 2x Platinum RIAA certifications in the US, and certifications in over 13 additional countries. Bazzi
released a new version of the track featuring Camila
Cabello last year, and the official music video has almost 90 million views and counting.
Written predominantly by Bazzi
and produced by Rice N' Peas and Bazzi, COSMIC has received ecstatic critical applause, with Billboard praising its "slinky, R&B-infused pop" andPlayboy hailing the collection as "genre-bending," praising Bazzi's "warts-and-all approach to songwriting." "Bazzi's COSMIC' seems primed to linger near the top of the albums chart for quite a while," wrote Stereogum, while USA Today echoed, "Bazzi's career is just getting started."