Vaccination & Masks Required
Vaccination & Masks Required
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Benny Sings at The Independent on December 18, 2021 is postponed. We are actively working to reschedule this show. Please hold on to your tickets as all tickets will be honored at the rescheduled date.
Stay healthy and we look forward to bringing back the music soon!
Another Planet Entertainment and The Independent are committed to producing safe events. The City and County of San Francisco has mandated all patrons attending events at The Independent on or after 9/15 are required to show proof of full vaccination (must be 2 weeks past final dose). Masks are also required. For more information, visit our Health & Safety page.
* Policy is subject to change
This event is 21 and over.
$20.00 – General Admission (Advance)
$25.00 – General Admission (Door)
*plus applicable service fees
All doors & show times subject to change.
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Benny Sings is a prolific songwriter, producer and artist from Amsterdam. He has released several albums, the latest of which is the critically acclaimed ‘City Pop’, released in 2019 on Stones Throw Records and achieved over 20 million streams to date. His new album ‘Music’, which includes the singles Music, Sunny Afternoon, Rolled Up ft Mac DeMarco, and Nobody’s Fault ft Tom Misch, is out in 2021.
Benny has honed a signature sound while creating a colorful catalog of essential pop gems that have led to loyal global following, with fans including John Mayer, Anderson .Paak and Rita Ora. In addition to releasing solo music, Benny Sings co-wrote and produced the international platinum-selling hit song ‘Loving Is Easy’ together with English artist Rex Orange County. He has collaborated with a wide range of artists including the Free Nationals, Sukima Switch, Mayer Hawthorne, and many more.
His music has appeared on HBO’s ‘Girls’ and ‘Love Life’ Netflix’s ‘Love’ and ‘Easy’, and ‘Nobodies’, Benny Sings has also composed for Apple and Kirin, and wrote and produced the score for the Japanese Netflix show ‘Carol and Tuesday.’
‘Music’ will be Benny Sings’ eighth studio album. At a time when music is needed more than ever, to soothe and bring solace, Benny delivers. On the album’s title track, he sings: “Music, help me through this, whenever I’m down on the floor.” He explains: “It’s so easy to get overstimulated in the world today. We need light and air, we need something that energizes us.
“I’ll always be amazed by the magic of music – how something can spring into being that simply transcends everything.”
Born and raised in Torrance, CA, Rae Khalil is a 25-year-old Grammy-Nominated R&B/Hip-Hop artist, whose only logical comparison is to the likes of Ms. Lauryn Hill. Raised by a single mother, Rae’s natural creative talent was encouraged through musical theatre from a young age. Known for her captivating live performance, Rae has already been co-signed by world class artists such as Anderson .Paak, Queen Latifah, and Chance The Rapper.