Jesse McCartney is all grown up

Singer-songwriter Jesse McCartney, who is known for 2004 hit Beautiful Soul, will sing a few new songs as well as fan favourites at his concert at the Gateway Theatre on July 14.
Singer-songwriter Jesse McCartney, who is known for 2004 hit Beautiful Soul, will sing a few new songs as well as fan favourites at his concert at the Gateway Theatre on July 14.PHOTO: MODE PRODUCTIONS

The former teen idol, who performs in Singapore for the first time next month, is working on pop music with more weight and maturity

American singer-songwriter Jesse McCartney may be better known for his radio hits from the 2000s, such as Beautiful Soul and Leavin'.

But the former teen idol is now 32 and going for a different, more mature vibe and sound.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 25, 2019, with the headline 'Jesse McCartney is all grown up'. Print Edition | Subscribe