Toronto singer-songwriter Scott Helman is having a breakout year. Between releasing his brilliant new single ‘Hang Ups,’ & hitting the road with Vance Joy, he’s definitely one to watch. Catch our EXCLUSIVE interview with the singer!
He may have landed a record deal at just 15-years-old, but even then, authenticity was the most important thing on Scott Helman’s mind when it came to music. These days, his songs still ring the bell of honesty, and the 23-year-old singer has found his stride. After what he now recalls as a ‘terrifying’ performance when he was younger, Scott plays to crowds of all sizes with ease, and his fall 2018 tour with Vance Joy saw him standing in front of arena sized crowds. As he wraps up an epic year, we talked to Scott about his new track “Hang Ups,” the unique video treatment behind the song, and his dream collabs looking ahead! Spoiler alert: one includes Carly Rae Jepsen.
You’ve got Toronto roots. Do you have a big sense of hometown pride?