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News December 11, 2018

Dean Lewis’ latest single a global smash

Dean Lewis’ latest single a global smash

4 x Platinum in Australia, 2 x Platinum in Ireland, Norway, Sweden, NZ, Canada and Switzerland, Gold in the USA and Silver in UK.

These are just a few of the accreditations Dean Lewis has clocked up for his single ‘Be Alright’.

Not only has he topped charts worldwide, the Sydney artist has seen the track hit 500 million streams and peaked at #2 most shazamed track in the world.

Perhaps the most impressive feat for Dean Lewis is his reaching GOLD certification by RIAA in the USA. Lewis spent the last two months touring and promoting ‘Be Alright’ throughout America and has seen the track chart on HOT AC (Top 10) and TOP 40 radio (Top 30) in the territory.

More than that, in Australia ‘Be Alright’ spent five consecutive weeks at #1 on the ARIA Singles Chart, received support in the UK from BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 2, Radio X, and Beats 1, and hit #1 in Switzerland and Czech Republic, #2 in Germany, #8 in Netherlands, #25 in France, and Top 50 in Canada at Pop Radio.

With over 15 million monthly Spotify listeners, internationally Lewis has reached #1 in 5 markets, Top 5 in 13 countries and Top 10 in 23 countries.

Watch the video for ‘Be Alright’ below:

‘Be Alright’ is now certified:

4 x Platinum in Australia

Gold in USA

Silver in UK

2 x Platinum in Ireland

2 x Platinum in Norway

2 x Platinum in Sweden

Platinum in New Zealand

Platinum in Netherlands

Platinum in Canada

Platinum in Switzerland

Gold in Brazil

Gold in South Africa

Gold in Denmark

Gold in Belgium

Gold in Finland

Gold in Austria


It’s been a banner two years for Dean Lewis. The singer-songwriter and musician had his breakout single ‘Waves’ become the second biggest selling single of 2017 in Australia.

‘Waves’ was nominated for 2 x APRA Awards, 5 x ARIA Awards and landed sync deals with Suits, Riverdale, and Grey’s Anatomy.

Lewis is set to kick off 2019 by performing at the AO Live Stage at the 2019 Australian Open, plus a spot on Falls Festival in January, and a US tour in early 2019.

Supported by ROBINSON and Jack Gray


Fri Nov 30 – The Croxton – Melbourne – SOLD OUT
Tue Dec 4 – Astor Theatre – Perth – SOLD OUT

Thu Dec 6 – Astor Theatre – Perth – SOLD OUT
Fri Dec 7 – The Gov – Adelaide – SOLD OUT
Sat Dec 8 – The Metro – Sydney – SOLD OUT
Sun Dec 9 – The Triffid – Brisbane – SOLD OUT

Tue Dec 11 – The Triffid – Brisbane – SOLD OUT
Wed Dec 12 – The Metro – Sydney – SOLD OUT
Thu Dec 13 – The Metro – Sydney – SOLD OUT
Sat Dec 15 – The Croxton – Melbourne – SOLD OUT
Sat Dec 15 – The Croxton (U18 Arvo) – Melbourne SOLD OUT
Sun Dec 16 – The Croxton – Melbourne – SOLD OUT
Tue Dec 18 – The Croxton – Melbourne – SOLD OUT
Dec 20 – The Gov – Adelaide – SOLD OUT
Dec 21 – The Metro – Sydney – SOLD OUT
Sun Dec 23 – Metro – Sydney – SOLD OUT
Sat Dec 28 – The Triffid – Brisbane – SOLD OUT

This article originally appeared on The Industry Observer, which is now part of The Music Network.


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