Alex Aiono from YouTube fame to stadium stardom
The young, talented singer-songwriter Alex Aiono rose to fame on the internet where his YouTube channel received millions of views while Aiono was still in his teens. Now older and wiser, the YouTube star is performing around the world and you can buy Alex Aiono tickets here at StubHub. To call Alex Aiono a social media star would be something of an understatement. As of 2018, Aiono has over 5.5 million YouTube subscribers, half a million Twitter followers, 2.4 million Instagram followers and his Facebook page has 2.3 million likes. If you consider this young singer's global outreach, it's no surprise that Alex Aiono concert tickets regularly sell out! Avoid disappointment and buy yours today.
Alex Aiono background
Alex Aiono is of Maori and Samoan descent, born in New Zealand, he grew up in Phoenix, Arizona. his family then moved to California where, armed with his musical instruments, Aiono would busk on the streets of Santa Monica. In 2012, Alex Aiono started his YouTube channel and soon amassed a following as people loved his 'flipped' versions of popular songs. One song, in particular, his cleverly arranged mashup of Drake's "One Dance" and Nicky Jam's "Hasta el Amanecer has had over 61 million views on YouTube.
Now, signed to Interscope Records, Alex Aiono has gone on to release numerous songs. His debut single, before signing a record deal, was "Doesn't Get Much Better" and in 2013 Alex Aiono debut EP Young & Foolish was released, the title track of the EP was co-written with soul star John Legend. In 2017, Alex Aiono released various singles including "Work the Middle", "Question", "Hot2Touch", "One At A Time" and "Thinking About You". Although the Alex Aiono debut album is yet to be released, fear not, the singer, when not on tour, is working hard in the studio and 2018 looks like it may be the year that we finally get to hear a new Alex Aiono album.
More YouTubers turned pop stars
It seems that everyday people are turning to YouTube to find the next big thing. As we all know, Justin Bieber, one of the biggest pop stars on the planet, was "discovered" on the video-sharing website. Other YouTubers-turned-stars include Shawn Mendes, Carly Rae Jepsen, Charlie Puth and even Ed Sheeran! So go see Alex Aiono in concert, you'll have not only be able to see the superstar live, but also the electricity of the crowd too. So get your Alex Aiono tickets now.