American singer and songwriter Sydney Loren Bennett known professionally as Syd has released a new song titled, “Fast Car” off her sophomore album, “Broken Hearts Club.”
Syd initially gained recognition as a member of the alternative hip hop collective Odd Future, and went on and founded her own band the Internet, in 2011. Bennett released her 2017 debut solo album Fin, followed by the EP Always Never Home.
Syd began making music while she was still living with her parents. Syd’s stage name was given to her by her older brother, Ty, as a kid. After growing out of it, she reclaimed the name when she joined Odd Future. Most of the group’s original songs were recorded in Syd’s house, also known as “The Trap”.
In 2014, Syd opened for Eminem at Wembley Stadium as part of the Odd Future collective.
On January 13, 2017, Syd’s debut solo single “All About Me” was released. It was produced by the Internet cohort Steve Lacy. On January 24, 2017, her second solo single “Body” was released in anticipation for her album in collaboration with Columbia Records, Fin which was released on February 3, 2017.
On May 18, 2017, Syd starred together with Korean R&B artist Dean in his music video for their collaboration “love”.
On September 7, 2017, Syd released “Always Never Home” which is a three track EP. “Always Never Home” is the follow-up to her debut solo album Fin.
Syd was featured on Lil Uzi Vert’s second studio album Eternal Atake on the song “Urgency”, which was released on March 6, 2020.
Syd was featured on the song “When Love’s Around” on Zayn’s third studio album Nobody is Listening, which was released on January 15, 2021.
On February 12, 2021, Syd released a single titled “Missing Out” followed by “Fast Car” on July 16, 2021, and “Right Track” on August 10, 2021.
Syd’s most recent release “CYBAH (feat. Lucky Daye)” dropped on March 18th, 2022. The singer-songwriter followed this release with the announcement of her 2022 “Broken Hearts Club” Tour with Destin Conrad as the opener.