Ben Platt in a tweet, announced that his second album, “Reverie” will be coming out on the 13th of August and marked it with the launch of the single “Happy to Be Sad”.
i am over the moon to announce that my second album ‘Reverie’ is out August 13! pre-order/pre-save it starting Friday to hear my next single. i hate hyperbole, but this record is honestly my favorite thing of any kind that I’ve ever made, and I’ve been dying to share it with you. pic.twitter.com/J7W4hOYE5s— Ben Platt (@BenSPLATT) July 13, 2021
In March 2019, Atlantic Records released his debut album “Sing to Me Instead which peaked at #18 in the Billboard charts. He has also released multiple singles including a remake of Lady Gaga’s “Yoü and I” (2021), “Imagine” (2021), “So Will I” (2020), and “Rain” (2019).
As expected, Platt has also recorded songs for two seasons of the Original Netflix Series “The Politician” where he played the lead character. The songs included his own versions of “River”, “Vienna”, “Corner of the Sky”, and “Unworthy of Your Love”.
After appearing in films including “Pitch Perfect 1 & 2”, Ricki and the Flash, Run This Town, and Drunk Parents, he will be reprising his award-winning, titular role in the movie adaptation of “Dear Evan Hansen” which premieres in the US on September 24, 2021.
The latest album has 13 tracks:
“Platt says that Reverie is his favorite thing of any kind that he’s ever made, and is dying to share it with his fans. Pre-order / Pre-save it here.