Australian superstar Guy Sebastian has released his new single, -Like A Drum', through Sony Music Entrainment Australia on Friday October 25th.
Like A Drum is the first taste of what is to come from Guy's highly anticipated forthcoming album, due out early 2014.
-Like A Drum' is yet another pop smash from Guy, which he co-wrote in Los Angeles with renowned songwriter and producer, Khris Lorenz (One Direction, Flo Rida). Guy will celebrate the release of -Like A Drum' with a performance on the epic Grand Final of The X Factor Australia, on Monday October 28th.
After finishing up his duties as a judge on The X Factor Australia at the end of 2012, Guy Sebastian has spent 2013 focussed on his music, spending time writing the new album and touring Australia. With frequent visits to Los Angeles, Guy has been writing and collaborating with songwriters and producers to make what is bound to be a worthy successor to his most successful album to date; Double Platinum and #1 ARIA album, Armageddon (2012).
Guy Sebastian's national Get Along Tour earlier this year was his biggest to date visiting over 40 metro and regional areas across Australia and selling over 65,000 tickets. 2013 is also Guy's biggest in terms of the ARIA nominations, achieving five nominations for Armageddon, in the following categories; Album of the Year, Best Male Artist, Best Pop Release, and the publicly voted categories of Best Australian Live Act and Song of the Year for -Get Along'. Over the course of his career Guy has received 22 ARIA Award Nominations and has received the ARIA Awards for Highest Selling Single for -Angels Brought Me Here' and -Who's That Girl.'
Guy Sebastian is the only Australian male artist to have ever achieved six number #1 singles and two #1 albums in chart history. Altogether, Guy has released 11 top ten singles and three other top 15 singles, with six of those singles achieving multi-platinum certification. This includes the 8x platinum and #1 ARIA single -Battle Scars' feat. Lupe Fiasco, which went on to be released in the US peaking at #1 on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Digital Song Chart and achieving certified Platinum accreditation. With 42 Platinum and four Gold certifications as well as combined album and single sales over 3 million in Australia alone, Guy Sebastian has one of Australia's best success stories.