Alec Benjamin

Alec Benjamin

Pop Singer

Alec Shane Benjamin is an American singer-songwriter from Phoenix, Arizona. His 2018 breakthrough single "Let Me Down Slowly" reached the top 40 in over 25 countries and has amassed over 1 billion streams on Spotify as of April 2022.

Full Name
May 28, 1994
Net Worth


Alec Benjamin (born May 28, 1994) is an American singer and songwriter from Phoenix, Arizona. He started writing songs when he was just 16 years old, and has since become a popular artist in the pop music scene. After his first EP “America” in 2016, he released his debut studio album “Narrated for You” in 2018. His second album “These Two Windows” was released in 2020.

Alec has a unique sound that blends together elements of pop and folk music with hip-hop and R&B influences. His lyrics often reflect on personal experiences and relationships, exploring themes such as heartbreak, loneliness, and perseverance. His vocal style is also distinct, as he often uses a gentle tone to convey raw emotion without being overly melodramatic.

He has toured extensively throughout the US and Europe, performing alongside acts such as Ed Sheeran, Shawn Mendes, Charlie Puth, Zara Larsson, Charli XCX, Taylor Swift and more. He has received numerous awards including Best New Artist at the MTV Europe Music Awards in 2018 and Pop Artist of the Year at the Global Music Awards in 2019. In addition to his music career Alec is also an ambassador for charity organizations such as The Trevor Project which focuses on suicide prevention among LGBTQ+ youth.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1994</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Alec Benjamin is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On May 28, 1994, Alec Benjamin was born in Phoenix, Arizona.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Begins Writing Music</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">At the age of 19, Benjamin begins writing and recording music.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Debut EP</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his debut EP titled "America" to critical acclaim.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Performs at Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Benjamin performed at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival for the first time.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Album “Narrated for You”</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases debut studio album “Narrated For You”, which reaches #1 on the US Pop charts.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Performs at the Billboard Music Awards</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Performs his song “Jesus in LA” at the Billboard Music Awards.</p></div> 

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2021</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases New Single “Must Have Been the Wind”</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases new single “Must Have Been The Wind” from upcoming second studio album.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He Is Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Alec Benjamin is an incredibly talented artist. He has a unique voice that he uses to craft songs with thoughtful and meaningful lyrics. His songs are both catchy and heartfelt, making them perfect for any occasion.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He Is Charismatic and Fun</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Alec Benjamin is very charismatic and always puts on an entertaining show. His energy on stage is infectious and his performances are always full of surprises. He also interacts well with his fans, making every concert a truly special experience.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He Is Inspirational</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Alec Benjamin is an inspiration to many people. He has used his platform to spread messages of hope and positivity, which has been embraced by his fans all over the world. He is a shining example of how one person can make a difference in the world.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Grammy Award Nominated Artist</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Alec Benjamin was nominated for a Grammy for his song "Let Me Down Slowly" which he wrote and released at the age of 22.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Self Taught Musician</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Alec Benjamin is a self-taught musician, learning to play various instruments by ear as a child.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> First Album Released in 2018</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Alec Benjamin released his debut album "Narrated For You" in 2018 to critical acclaim.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Collaborations with Famous Artists</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Alec Benjamin has collaborated with artists such as Alessia Cara, Marshmello, and Demi Lovato.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Went on Tour at Age 19</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">At the age of 19, Alec Benjamin went on tour with artist Jon Bellion and performed in front of sold out crowds.</p></div>


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