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Chord Overstreet Delivers Passionate 'Hold On' Acoustic Performance: Exclusive Premiere

Chord Overstreet
Dan Karp

Chord Overstreet

"This song is about loving someone unconditionally regardless of their flaws."

Chord Overstreet's newest single "Hold On" is a touching ballad reaching out to anyone needing help and now the Glee alumnus has shared an intimate new acoustic performance of the song premiering exclusively with Billboard

"'Hold on' is such an important song to me personally. I was caught up in a tumultuous relationship with someone that I thought could be saved and at the same time I had lost one of my best friends to drug addiction. Losing someone so young really opens your eyes to how precious and fragile life is," Overstreet tells Billboard

He continues, "To me, this song is about loving someone unconditionally regardless of their flaws. I wanted to communicate how important it is to love on the people that are in our lives and to take every day with someone as a blessing. I'm glad that I could make this acoustic video so I can convey even more of the emotion behind it."

The song has seen boom in popularity since it was featured in a pivotal scene in the Vampire Diaries series finale last month and the timing is perfect for Overstreet as he prepares to embark on a string of tour dates later this month. 

Watch Overstreet's "Hold On" acoustic performance here and see his tour dates below. 

Chord Overstreet tour dates:

April 21 - Central Michigan University @ Mount Pleasant, Michigan (with DNCE)
April 22 - The Basement @ Columbus, OH
April 23 - The Burl @ Lexington, KY
April 24 - The Basement East @ Nashville, TN)
April 25 - Bluebird Cafe @ Nashville, TN 
April 27 - University of West Georgia @ Carrollton, Georgia (with DNCE)

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