The musician has also signed with Universal Music Australia
GRAMMY® Award-winning musician, songwriter and producer FINNEAS has announced the release of his long-awaited debut record, Optimist. The announcement arrives alongside the release of the albums lead single, A Concert Six Months From Now, and the news of his signing with Universal Music Australia.
The breakup track is hopeful for the return of sold-out concert halls and the joys of live music, with the musician iconic Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles for the songs visual. Directed by Sam Bennett, the clip places FINNEAS within the empty venue, capturing the current state of the live music industry. Optimist is set to arrive with twelve new songs, as well as the musicians 2020 single, What They’ll Say About Us.
Last year, the musician dropped released What They’ll Say About Us and Can’t Wait To Be Dead, following his 2019 debut EP, Blood Harmony. The critically acclaimed EP recieved a re-release, including a new track and a re-working of fan favourite, Let’s Fall In Love For The Night. Last year, FINNEAS took home 6 GRAMMY Awards® including the prestigious Producer of the Year, Non-Classical and Best Engineered Album, Non Classical as well as Record of the Year, Album of the Year and Song of the Year for his work with with his sister Billie Eilish on her No. 1 debut album WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? and chart topping single bad guy.
Earlier this year, FINNEAS received two additional GRAMMY® Awards with his sister Billie Eilish for ‘everything i wanted’ (Record of the Year), as well as a Best Song Written For Visual category for 'No Time To Die', the official James Bond theme song, both produced by FINNEAS.
A Concert Six Months From Now is out now! Watch the visual below.