December 11, 2015 - Award-winning Danish artist Lukas Graham made his U.S. TV debut last night with a stunning performance of breakout hit "7 Years" on CONAN. "7 Years" - which sets the stage for the release of Lukas Graham's full-length U.S. debut, due in 2016 - has been streamed an incredible 55 million times since its global release and is continuing to climb the charts worldwide. As a lead single, "7 Years" embodies the singer's distinct, raw blend of soulful vocals with poignant lyrics and infectious hooks, check out the moving performance below.
Watch Lukas Graham perform "7 Years" on CONAN: http://teamcoco.com/video/lukas-graham-12-10-15
Though new to the U.S., Lukas Graham's already massive Scandinavian success is rapidly propelling him into the global spotlight, as listeners worldwide are connecting with his unique style of soul, pop, and alternative. In the U.S., "7 Years" is receiving over 600,000 streams a week and has been picked up by tastemaker radio stations across the country, including Top 10 airplay at SiriusXM's The Pulse, KROQ in LA, and Fresh 102.7 in New York. The accompanying lyric video for the track reflects the song's emotional storytelling, as Lukas' life is chronicled through a collage of the singer's personal photos from his childhood to now.
Watch/Share "7 Years" Lyric Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jErJimwom94
Hailing from Christiania, an autonomous, artistic community in the center of Copenhagen, Lukas Graham developed his natural talent for honest and gritty songwriting and quickly captivated the European audience. Known for a phenomenal live show, Lukas has played countless sold out shows and festival main stage slots alongside his bandmates - Mark "Lovestick" Falgren (drums), Magnús "Magnúm" Larsson (bass), and Kasper Daugaard (keyboard) - childhood friends who play an integral role in both the songwriting process and the live performance.
Classically trained with the Copenhagen Boys' Choir, with a musical scope widened by his Irish folk roots and passion for hip-hop, Lukas Graham possesses a distinct, poetic ability to capture the full range of emotions in his music.