KHALID TO PERFORM SPECIAL MEDLEY OF HIT SONGS AT "TEEN CHOICE 2018"
TEEN CHOICE 2018,
Hosted by Nick Cannon,
Airs LIVE Sunday, Aug. 12 on FOX
Global superstar Khalid will take the stage at TEEN CHOICE 2018, performing a special medley of hit songs.
He is nominated for Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song, Choice Breakout Artist and Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist.
Five-time Grammy(R)-nominated artist Khalid has enjoyed great success since he released his first single, "Location," right before his high school graduation. The song's popularity led to Khalid's major label deal with Right Hand Music Group/RCA Records, followed by the release of his debut album, "American Teen." The album received mass critical acclaim and stayed in the Top 200 for 51 weeks, peaked at No. 4 and stayed in the Top 20 for 48 out of the 51 weeks it was in the Top 200. Following the album's debut, Khalid garnered five 2018 Grammy(R) nominations, including Best New Artist. He also was nominated for a 2017 BET Award for Best New Artist, a TEEN CHOICE Award for Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song for "Location" and a 2017 American Music Award for Favorite Song-Soul/R&B for "Location." He won Top New Artist at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards, Best New Artist at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards and MTV's Woodie To Watch Award. Khalid's videos have garnered more than one billion streams worldwide. "Location" is certified 4x Platinum by the RIAA, and the single "Young Dumb & Broke" is certified 3X Platinum. In addition to "American Teen," Khalid has collaborated with some of music's biggest stars. He has been featured on Calvin Harris' "Rollin," with Future; "1-800-273-8255," with Logic and Alessia Cara; "Silence," with Marshmello; "Lovely," with Billie Eilish; and "Youth," with Shawn Mendes. Khalid's current singles, "Love Lies," a duet with Normani, and "OTW," featuring Ty Dolla $ign and 6lack, are burning up the airwaves. Khalid recently wrapped up his third sold-out North American headlining tour.
About TEEN CHOICE 2018:
Artist, comedian, actor and five-time TEEN CHOICE nominee Nick Cannon will host TEEN CHOICE TM 2018. Additionally, content creator, actress and singer Lele Pons will co-host. Airing LIVE from the Forum in Los Angeles, CA, on Sunday, Aug. 12 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX, the choicest, star-studded, two-hour event will celebrate this year's top teen icons in television, music, film, sports, comedy and digital.
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