MUSIC: Martin Garrix announces collaboration with former New York busker, Mike Yung.
Martin Garrix has announced a new collaboration with a busker from New York City, Mike Yung.
Explaining how the unlikely pairing came about, Garrix said “He has been singing in the subway for 38 years. I invited him to Amsterdam, we had an amazing week, wrote music on the boat w/ guitar. That’s the song which is releasing next. It’s a very emotional story, like a roller coaster journey for him. We’re excited to release the song!”
Mike Yung was a street performer in NYC who's video went viral on YouTube. His new found fame landed him a spot on America's Got Talent in 2017, where he made it through to the semi finals.
A release date for the track is to be confirmed.