If you think the Brits aren’t already dominating the U.S. music charts with big hits from Adele, One Direction, The Wanted, and Rita Ora, get ready for 19-year-old Conor Maynard! The young singer recently won MTV’s Brand New for 2012 award as he hopes to make it big as he crosses over to the United States!
It’s mad times right now. … It’s an amazing time for British talent to be crossing over to the U.S. It’s obvious I’ve got to try and do that. I don’t what it is. I know you guys have something about the accent. I mean, you’ve always loved the accent, so I don’t know, maybe you’re hearing it a little more and it’s just like, ‘Oh my God!’
Back in England, Maynard is already a star having reach #2 on the UK charts with his hit single ‘Can’t Say No’ from his album Contrast, which is expected to drop in September in the U.S.
For more of the interview with rising star, watch the video after the jump and make sure to check out photos of the cutie while he visited Much Music in Toronto, Canada.
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