LIFTED FROM HIS FORTHCOMING ALBUM, SET FOR RELEASE LATER THIS YEAR
Australian superstar, Troye Sivan, yesterday made his debut performance on iconic US TV Show ‘Saturday Night Live’. The singer performed his hit single“My My My!” and new track “The Good Side” to a rapturous reaction from his fans across the world. Watch both “Saturday Night Live” performances below.
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“The Good Side” is the 2nd track to be lifted from Troye’s forthcoming album set for release this year. It follows official single “My My My!” and is available for download and streaming HERE.
“My My My!” was the top trending topic worldwide after its release last week and the official video, directed by Grant Singer (Lorde, The Weeknd), became the #1 trending clip on YouTube. After only six days, cumulative worldwide streams surpassed 30 million.
Pitchfork named it the “Best New Track” and observed, “With his throbbing new single “My My My!” – one of the first great songs of this young year – Sivan is celebrating pure joy, the feeling of being swept up and rendered invincible by new love.” TIME placed it on its list of “5 Songs You Need to Listen to This Week” and Rolling Stone hailed it as “a joyous preview of his upcoming album.” Idolator noted, “the searing track has all the makings of a major hit.”
OUT said, “Gone are the emotionally pure days of the heart-wrenching Blue Neighbourhood trilogy of videos or his house party sleepover visuals for ‘Youth.’ In their place, the Australian singer has a sensual, swaggering new video…” NPR Musicobserved, “It’s an infectious celebration of sexual desire.”
Troye was recently selected by designer Pierpaolo Piccioli to be the face of the Valentino Spring 2018 menswear advertising campaign. His debut album, Blue Neighbourhood, topped the iTunes charts in 66 countries & debuted top 10 in Australia, USA, Canada, Ireland & NZ. It has sold more than 2 million albums worldwide and is certified platinum in Australia. Streams across all platforms exceed one billion while video views have surpassed 500 million.
In 2016, Troye took home two ARIA awards for his hit single “Youth” – ‘Song Of The Year’ and ‘Video Of The Year’. The New York Times hailed Troye as a “prototype for tomorrow’s global pop star.”
Troye has appeared on the covers of Rolling Stone, Out and V Magazine and has performed across several big US TV looks including The Billboard Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and Ellen. Associated Press named Blue Neighbourhood as the No. 1 album of 2015. Rolling Stoneawarded it four stars and observed, “At its core, Sivan’s soft and honeyed vocals command attention, filled with the kind of heady and unchecked emotions that can only be mustered up by someone at age 20.”