Eric Nam is a Korean American singer-songwriter, entertainer and entrepreneur based in South Korea. He was named "2016 Man Of The Year" by GQ Korea and honored "30 Under 30 Asia 2017" by Forbes. Eric is one of the most recognized people in Korea’s global entertainment industry, with active projects across North America, Asia and Latin America.
In collaboration with KOLAJ, Eric released his first U.S. single, Into You on June 10, 2016. Into You premiered worldwide on Beats 1 Radio and The Fader, subsequently leading to a number one charting on Hype Machine. Following the success of the track, he received coverage from notable publications such as Buzzfeed, LA Times, NBC News, Fuse TV, Hypebeast, Fusion, USA Today, TIME Magazine, and more. Later that year, he released the song BODY with Timbaland.
In 2017, Eric collaborated with Gallant and Tablo on the single Cave Me In. The song premiered worldwide on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 Radio Show and was trending globally on YouTube and Facebook for over 72 hours on release. Eric also featured on ARTY's single Idea of You.
Eric released his EP Honestly on April 11, 2018, which debuted at number six on the Billboard World Album charts. He worked with many notable songwriters on the creation of the EP, including Brian Lee, Tablo, and Jake Torrey. Eric has also announced his 2018 North American tour, encompassing 16 shows in 15 cities. Featuring special guests Loote, the tour is one of the largest North American K-pop tours of all time.