Reggie Benjamin is an International pop singer and media personality, and has been one of the most popular celebrities in India for the past several years. He has performed sold-out concerts to audiences in the U.S. and around the world, and was the first Indian Pop artist to ever hit the Billboard charts.
Benjamin’s first solo album, “2X-Centrix,” was an immediate success and put him at the forefront of the worldwide music scene. The first hit single on the album, “Ride,” debuted within the top three on the charts in more than 30 countries, and in the U.S. at #4 on the Billboard Breakout Dance Chart. The second single, “Hurry Up,” hit the top 5 dance charts in 24 countries within weeks of its release. Both singles were produced by Grammy-nominated Eric E. Smoove Miller and Grammy winner Maurice Joshua. The “Hurry Up” music video was shot at the Playboy Mansion and become one of the most viewed videos throughout the world.
In addition to performing, he is also a popular television personality and has hosted dozens of music and entertainment shows on networks including MTV, Oxygen, ITV, Zee Music, Sony TV and CTV. He is currently the host of “LA-REG,” a popular weekly show on YouTube. Also a successful model, he has appeared in hundreds of magazines around the world and modeled in fashion shows for designers including Hugo Boss.
He was named “Sexiest Indian Man in America” three years in a row, as well as one of the top 10 most influential Indians in America. His popularity in the U.S. has been growing exponentially, with Benjamin doing everything from singing the national anthem at the Dodger Stadium to appearing at clubs and venues in Los Angeles, Chicago and New York.
Born in Toronto, he and his family moved to Chicago where he spent his teenage years immersing himself in the city’s music scene. After graduating high school, he formed the band R.P.M. and played in the hottest clubs and venues, launching his career in music and entertainment.