West Midlands (UK) newcomer Benny Atlas, burst onto the scene in November 2020 with the single ‘Paradise’, shortly followed by his debut EP ‘Honey Rum’ and a string of summertime singles. His soulful tones and heartfelt lyrics brought him to the attention of DJs at BBC Radio1, Capital, as well as tastemakers such as Notion Magazine, Hot Press, Highsnobiety, Colors and more.
The Arminian, Iranian & British vocalist has a smooth distinctive vocal, and honest lyrical inspiration to deliver an exciting and new authentic approach to the sounds of the UK, encapsulating influences that range from Earth Wind & Fire, Daniel Cesar to Marvin Gaye.
Rickie Haywood-Williams – BBC Radio 1 – ‘One of the UK’s rising stars’
Notion – ‘the up and coming artist is definitely one to watch for 2021’
DIY Mag – ‘rising star’