PRETTYMUCH Release New ‘INTL:EP’ ft. CNCO, NCT DREAM, LUISA SONZA and INIGO PASCUAL
PRETTYMUCH has released their INTL:EP. The sonic trip around the world features collaborations with Latin Americans boy band CNCO, Brazils singer-songwriter Luisa Sonza, K-pop boy group NCT Dream and Philippines popstar Iñigo Pascual. In total, artists on the EP have over 55M social media followers and 6 billion video views. The global collection features the explosive Spanglish single Me Necesita with CNCO and the accompanying Isaac Rentz-directed video has accumulated over 7 million view since its release. Listen to INTL:EP below.
Getting to work with artists of different cultures has been really amazing learning experience for us, says PRETTYMUCH. Everyone brings something unique to this EP and a different way of approaching music which has been super educational. Working with all of these artists has been so fun and we are honored that they joined us in creating such dope music. We hope our fans love it as much as we do!
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PRETTYMUCH are Austin Porter, Brandon Arreaga, Edwin Honoret, Nick Mara and Zion Kuwonu. To date, the band have accumulated over 550 million global streams and 150 million video views. They were named Artists to Watch by Rolling Stone, MTV, Los Angeles Times, with Billboard also honoring them in their 21 Under 21 list three years in a row. They were nominated for Best Boy Band at the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards, Best PUSH Artist of the Year at the 2018 MTVs VMA and Best Group at the 2019 MTVs VMAs, and Choice Music Group at the Teen Choice Awards 2019.
The band released their Phases EP this earlier this year prior to hitting the road on their headline FOMO tour. The band co-wrote and co-produced various songs on the 6-song EP. Following the release of the EP, they unveiled Lying featuring Lil Tjay where NY Times says the song remains the most intriguing young American boy band, facile with pinpoint harmonies and consistently rich singing.
In just three years, CNCO have become one of Latin pop’s most influential and prolific hit-makers. With two number #1 albums under their belt, the group has garnered numerous awards including: Latin American Music Awards (10), Billboard Latin Music Awards (6), Premios Juventud (5), Premio Lo Nuestro (4), Premios Tu Mundo (3), iHeartRadio Music Awards (2), Teen Choice Awards (4) and a Peopes Choice Award. With over 3 billion cumulative streams, 6.5 billion total music video views, 12 GOLD and PLATINUM certifications in the U.S. alone and countless sold out shows, their influence can be felt in nearly every corner of the globe.
The group kicked off 2019 with a bang, releasing their debut Spanglish single, Pretend which earned them their first US television performance on Good Morning America and heading out on their debut North American headlining tour. The run had the band selling out venues coast to coast, as a part of their CNCO World Tour, which also hit Latin America, South America, Asia and Europe. The group followed up with De Cero, which received praise from Rolling Stone about the group saying, The Latino One Direction has not just diversified the playing field theyre on the verge of a global pop takeover.
CNCO recently released their highly anticipated EP, Que Quiénes Somos, their most personal project to date, on October 11th garnering praise from the likes of Rolling Stone and Billboard.
ABOUT LUISA SONZA
21-year-old star, Luísa Sonza, is a singer, songwriter and digital influencer who is cherished by all celebrities, influencers and the artistic community in Brazil. As early as 7 years old, music has been a part of her life.
Her career was built little by little. Up until 2017 she was known as the Cover Queen for her Youtube versions of renowned local artitsts such as Anitta. That same year, Luísa Sonza won a Multishow Award for Best Cover Video.
2019 has definitely been a breakthrough year for Luísa, who is now one of the most influential artists of her generation in Brazil. Luísa has more than 20 million followers across her socials (14.8M on Instagram alone). She also has a very strong presence on digital streaming partners, combining nearly 1 billion streams/ views across Spotify, Youtube, Deezer and Apple Music.
ABOUT INIGO PASCUAL
Inigo Pascual is an international singer / songwriter & actor born in the Philippines, but raised in Glendale, CA. He topped the Billboard Philippines charts for over 3 months with his hit first hit single, Dahil Sayo that is one of the most played songs ever from the country, with over 100M+ plays on YT alone. The award-winning singer performs to sold out crowds for thousands in places like LA, London, Tokyo, Toronto, Dubai & Sydney & just released his first 2 international singles, Options & Catching Feelings to rave reviews and trending user generated viral videos around the world. Hes collaborated with international artists like New Rules, Alex Aiono, Wengie & Leroy Sanchez.
ABOUT NCT DREAM
NCT DREAM, made up of members Haechan, Renjun, Jeno, Jaemin, Chenle and Jisugn, debuted in August 2016 with their single Chewing Gum. NCT DREAM released My First and Last, We Young, GO, and We Go Up, presenting music and performances only teens can express, filled with a wide range of emotions and images from a fresh and bubbly charm to a powerful spirit. Not only did they peak various music charts and shows, NCT DREAM also received Top Promising Group Award from The 5th V Chart Awards hosted by YinYueTai, which is one of the biggest music awards in China. They were also elected as Billboard USAs 21 Under 21 2018: Musics Next Generation and as the only Asian artist of TIMEs 25 Most Influential Teens of 2018, displaying their talents as the best teenage group.