Grammy-Nominated Artist Mike Posner Releases New Track "Prince Akeem" Ft. Wiz Khalifa
New York, NY (Top40 Charts) As Grammy-nominated, worldwide multi-platinum selling singer-songwriter-producer Mike Posner ("I Took A Pill In Ibiza," "Cooler Than Me") completes his fourth month of his walk across America, he commemorates passing the midpoint of the country - from Kansas into Colorado - with the release of a new single via Island Records/Universal Musicy, "Prince Akeem" ft. Wiz Khalifa. Listen to "Prince Akeem" ft. Wiz Khalifa below:
Mike used the January video premiere of "Move On," a track from his current album, A REAL GOOD KID, to announce his 9-month, 3,000-mile hike from Asbury Park, New Jersey, to Venice Beach, California. In the first week alone, the video received over 10 million combined views, while fans showed their support with nearly 200,000 combined shares, comments, and personal playlist adds. Watch the video for "Move On" HERE. Since then, he recently released his first single "Look What I've Become" with Ty Dolla $ign, when Mike crossed state lines from Missouri to Kansas. He will continue to release new music when crossing additional state lines.
Since 2009, multi-platinum pop singer and songwriter Mike Posner has quietly become one of the world's most inescapable and recognizable voices. 2010 yielded the double-platinum "Cooler Than Me" and platinum-certified "Please Don't Go" and "Bow Chicka Wow Wow." In between tours with artists such as Justin Bieber, Mike became one of the industry's most sought after hitmakers. He's the man behind a string of smashes including Maroon 5's six-times platinum "Sugar," Justin Bieber's triple-platinum "Boyfriend," and Labrinth ft. Emeli Sandé 's "Beneath Your Beautiful," in addition to songs for everybody from Pharrell, Wiz Khalifa, and Big Sean to T.I., Snoop Dogg, and Avicii. In 2016, Mike's second full-length album, At Night, Alone.[on Island Records] included the ubiquitous RIAA 4x-platinum smash "I Took A Pill In Ibiza"—which has amassed over 3 billion worldwide streams, made history as "one of Spotify's Top 10 Most Streamed Songs of All Time," and earned Mike a 2017 Grammy® nomination for "Song of The Year."