Free Spirit, Khalid

Chris Peraino, Reporter

This year, on April fifth, Khalid released his new album “Free Spirit” on platforms, such as Spotify, Apple Music, and Soundcloud. He is looking to hit top charts and rock the country.
Before Khalid released Free Spirit, he had two other big albums. One released in 2017 “American Teen” which went double platinum in America and at the end of 2017 was number 14 in the Billboard ranks. “Suncity” the second album which released in 2018, was number five in the U.S. Billboard charts. The new release, “Free Spirit” is looking to exceed the expectations that have been set by his previous albums.
“Free Spirit” released on April fifth, has already hit the number one spot on the U.S. Billboard charts. Khalid is only 21 years old and has already hit marks not many artist do their whole career!
Olivia Hayes ’21 says, “Khalids new album is really good and it is different from any of his other albums, and all his songs are more original than any other artist.” On Apple Music top 100 global, Khalids song, “Talk” is number five and “Better” is number nine. Two songs in the top 10. Wow!
Riley Siwajek ’21 whom listens to a lot of Khalid’s music says, “My favorite song is ‘Better’, because it has a good vibe and mood when I listen to it.” Khalid is touring the United States this year and will be performing in Detroit on Sunday, July 28th at Little Ceasers Arena. Tickets are still on sale for the concert this Summer!