Multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter and producer vaultboy has released “ghost stories”, a hypnotic love song packed with danceable grooves that provide a timeless edge, but the undertones of longing for someone are also felt.
vaultboy shares of the track, “I’ve always romanticised the idea of telling ghost stories on rainy nights. this song is spending an evening doing just that, with someone special, as the ghost stories bring you closer and closer together.“
vaultboy’s talent for songwriting has been winning millions of hearts across the world over the last year. Navigating matters of the heart through his music with perfect poise, his talent for witty and relatable lyricism has not gone unnoticed.
Back in January, vaultboy released his self-titled debut EP to global acclaim where the five track body of work saw an impressive introduction to vaultboy’s knack for flawless and catchy alt-pop. His debut single “everything sucks” entered at #1 on the Spotify Global Charts, staying there for almost two full weeks and Spotify’s Viral Charts in 37 countries across the globe.
Since vaultboy’s debut, he has made an incredible impact across the globe,racking up over 300 million streams since 2021 and is now servicing over 5 million monthly listeners on Spotify.
His storming debut has also been evident across Asia, where he steamrolled into the Top 5 of Viral Charts in Taiwan, Hong Kong, India, Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines. “everything sucks” also entered top radio stations across the region, eventually landing on Asia Pop 40 (aired on 96 radio stations across APAC) with the music video added to rotation on TV channels like Vh1 India, MTV Asia, Music TV (Indonesia) and VERY TV (Thailand). Currently, his Top 15 Streaming Markets worldwide include India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, and Taiwan.
Born and bred in Jacksonville, Florida, he first began experimenting with music at High School and he has been honing his skills ever since. After joining TikTok at the end of 2020 he found the platform to be the perfect match for his clever, quick ability to write songs and engage an audience which now sits at 1.3 million followers. With more in the pipeline, vaultboy is certainly an artist to watch out for in 2022.