Conan Gray is a 20-year-old singer-songwriter who grew up in the small-town retirement community of Georgetown, Texas. Not too long ago, he performed his “Comfort Crowd” and “Maniac” singles [LIVE] inside Vevo’s Brooklyn studio.
“Comfort Crowd” [Vevo DSCVR performance]
“To be a Vevo Artist to Watch is pretty surreal considering how less than a year ago I didn’t even have a Vevo channel. Having Vevo’s support on my debut album means the world to me, and gives me faith in what’s happening in music right now, where all artists big and small have a chance to be heard.” – Conan Gray
Vevo DSCVR is an annual series that highlights artists who are shaping the future of music.
One of these artists is Conan Gray, who skyrocketed to fame after releasing his “Idle Town” single via his YouTube channel. Since then, he has secured a deal with Republic Records and has a huge online following.
Check out his live video performance of his “Maniac” single to further understand why Vevo included him in their DSCVR program.
“Maniac” [Vevo DSCVR performance]
“Conan Gray’s authenticity & undeniably catchy tracks has us excited for what’s to come in 2020. His deep connection with his dedicated & growing fanbase shows that there is no slowing down for him anytime soon. Conan Gray is no stranger to the camera. He owns his talent & high energy on the DSCVR ‘Artists To Watch’ stage. There’s no doubt that this will be a big year for him. ” – Sam Mackoff (Manager, Artist & Label Relations)
Conan Gray is a name you should remember.
Not too long ago, he made his television debut on Late Night with Seth Meyers, before opening for Panic! At The Disco for several shows on their arena tour.
The rising star is about to have a breakout 2020, already selling out two U.S. headline tours and May 2019 European tour.