Rex Orange County tour dates
Multi-talented singer-songwriter Rex Orange County first burst onto the music scene in 2015 while still a teenager. His debut LP bcos u will never be free was self-released on streaming sites and news of his distinctive musical style quickly spread. Now, with two albums under his belt, Apricot Princess was released in 2017 also as a self-release, the English singer and multi-instrumentalist is on tour taking his music to fans all over the world. If you want to see Rex, real name Alex O'Connor, live then you're in luck. Here at StubHub you can buy and sell Rex Orange County tickets, so get yours today and enjoy some of his best songs like "Loving is Easy", "Best Friend", "Sunflower" and many more. Due to the fact that Rex Orange County is a talented multi-instrumentalist, his live shows involve him playing various different musical instruments. A Rex OC concert is not an experience you want to miss out on. So, get your Rex Orange County concert tickets today and enjoy the show.
Rex Orange County background
Rex Orange County is the alias of English singer Alex O'Connor, his stage name comes from a nickname that a teacher gave him; OC stands for O'Connor. He was born and grew up in the small village of Grayshott on the Surrey/Hampshire border. Aged sixteen he went to the BRIT School, a famous school for performing arts and technology that includes former alumni like Adele, the Kooks, Jessie J, King Krule, Leona Lewis and many other successful musicians and actors.
After the Soundcloud release of his first album, Rex Orange County quickly gained recognition and started performing alongside artists like Marco McKinnis and Tyler the Creator. The British musician then released his second album in 2017 which led him to be nominated for the prestigious and highly influential BBC Sound of 2018, losing out to Norweigan singer Sigrid. With millions of monthly listeners on streaming sites like Spotify and even more views on YouTube, there's no doubt that this is one artist whose star is on the rise. So, don't delay and buy your Rex Orange County tickets today.
Rex Orange County musical style
Rex describes his music style as rough around the edges and lo-fi. For his second album, Apricot Princess, Rex Orange County blends sounds of jazz, hip-hop, soul and bedroom electronica into an album that is filled with highs and lows. As Rex himself describes the album, it's like a huge party with ups and downs. In 2018, Rex Orange County collaborated with legendary singer Randy Newman for a cover version of Newman's famous Toy Story track "You've Got a Friend in Me". This young talent shows no sign of slowing down, get your seat in the crowd with Rex Orange County tickets today.