Charlie Puth had a groundbreaking year with his release of the Grammy and Golden Globe Award nominated song “See You Again”. Selling out shows across the country for his Nine Track Mind tour, Puth brought his talents to a sold out show in Chicago with rising artist Phoebe Ryan and newcomer Sophie Beem.
Starting the show off with a bang was Columbia Records newcomer artist Sophie Beem. Beem definitely gained many Chicago fans with her energetic performance. The singer/songwriter covered songs from Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” to The Weeknd’s “Can’t Feel my Face”. Beem will definitely be an artist to watch not only because of her being handpicked by the Queen B herself Beyoncé, but because of this 16-years-old pure talent.
Phoebe Ryan has had quite a year herself. Announcing the release of her newest single from her upcoming EP, Chronic she just finished wrapping up shooting the music video. Any new listeners to Ryan will definitely be hooked to Chronic’s dreamy electro pop. Earlier this year getting an official co-sign from Taylor Swift saying Ryan’s popular “Mine” as “New songs that will make your life more awesome: I promise”.
Ryan rose to fame for her remix of Miguel’s “Do You” and R. Kelly’s “Ignition”. Receiving praise from R. Kelly himself Ryan has been on a steady rise performing across the country. Ryan even made a summer appearance at last year’s North Coast Music Festival. Only time can tell what Ryan has in her future.
YouTuber turned teen heartthrob Puth didn’t disappoint. Along with satisfying eager fans, Puth took time to address the crowd at the sold out Park West venue on the attacks in Belgium. Giving his personal view on this tragic event Puth showed his support for those helping others in this time of need.
Puth showcase some of his incredible jazz piano skills performing his singles like “One Call Away” and “Marvin Gaye”. Playing songs from his debut album Nine Track Mind Puth ended the memorable night with his smash hit “See you again”.
Check out our photos from Puth’s Nine Track Mind Chicago stop below.