Alexander 23 Releases Lyric Video for “Sad”

Alexander 23 is a pop singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist from LA who just released a lyric video for his newest track, “Sad.”

“The song is about the challenges of someone you love battling mental health issues. The line between helping and hurting can become so thin,” says Alexander 23.

With lyrics like, “Don’t know if I’m hurting or helping / It’s just so damn hard to tell when you’re just too good at being sad,” and “All I wanna do is take the sad from me you,” Alexander 23 perfectly tells the story of a person trying to help someone dealing with mental health issues.

Mental health is starting to be talked about more, but the person on the other side is never discussed as much.

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im just a bandaid on a broken heart ?

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It’s important to know that every little thing you try to do to help someone is important. The most crucial thing is the fact that you’re there with an open heart and ear. Sometimes all someone needs is for someone to listen.

“Sad” is Alexander 23’s fourth single that was released. His first three were “When I Die,” “Mars, and “Dirty AF1s.” “Dirty AF1s” was premiered as Apple Music’s “Bop of The Week” and was also included on Spotify’s “New Music Friday” playlist. The song even got over four million streams across all platforms!

Not only is Alexander 23 hitting getting noticed online, he also hit the stage with 5 Seconds of Summer and finished a sold-out North American tour opening for Alec Benjamin.

On August 1st, you can find Alexander 23 at Lollapalooza in his hometown of Chicago.

You can get your tickets here: https://www.lollapalooza.com/

Watch the lyric video for “Sad” below:

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Written by Melanie Gomez

My name is Melanie Gomez (25) and I graduated with a BA in print journalism with music management as my minor. I loved music since I was a kid because it was always a way my family and I bonded, as well as a way to express myself on my own time as I got older. I’m not a singer and I don’t play an instrument, so my way of being part of the music industry is by getting to write about the music I love in various reviews and through my concert photography. Another goal? To make people smile.

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