Benny Benassi's enlisted rapper Lil Yachty for a driving electro single "Lonely Nights." This latest effort marks the Italian EDM superstar's most recent hip-hop crossover effort. Previous originals have seen the "Cinema" producer team up with T-Pain in 2011, and more recently Chris Brown in 2016.

From a songwriting perspective, "Lonely Nights" tackles broad themes in the challenges of dealing with mental health issues. Ultimately, the message is to find support in true friends. Such is the theme of the track's accompanying music video which takes a lighter approach to the single's otherwise dark subject matter. 

In the song's music video directed by Robby Starbuck, Benny Benassi and Lil Yachty navigate the lonely nights quite literally as younger versions of themselves transition from racing soapbox cars to racing a Lamborghini and a Ferrari on the open road. 

Stream Benny Benassi and Lil Yachty's "Lonely Nights" here, out now via Ultra Records.

Recommended Articles


LouCii Drops 3 Distinct Dance Music Albums in One Day

The triptych of records spans 39 tracks and include lyrics in three different languages.

swedish house mafia

Swedish House Mafia Announce First Music Festival Performance of 2021

The legendary trio's comeback campaign will shift into high gear at Audacy Beach Festival, where they'll be joined by Weezer, All Time Low and more.

Nocturnal Wonderland

Couple Appears to Have Sex In the Middle of Nocturnal Wonderland Music Festival

A passerby at Nocturnal Wonderland 2021 recorded a video of what appears to be two ravers engaging in public sex on the grounds of the SoCal music fest.




Copy of Copy of benny-benassi2

Benny Benassi and Jeremih Promote Self-Love on New Single "LOVELIFE"

The house legend and the R&B singer channel self-love and independence.

Patrick Martin by Christine Bartolucci

Patrick Martin Teams Up with Benny Benassi on "Stranger Nights" Remix

Martin got the chance to work with his EDM idol on this official remix.


Benny Benassi's "Cinema" Gets A New Lease On Life With Galantis' Latest Remix

The new remix comes ten years after the original release of "Cinema."


Stafford Brothers Enlist Lexy Panterra and Lil Yachty for "Live Forever"

Hip-hop and EDM collide on Stafford Brothers' new single with Lexy Panterra and Lil Yachty.

Copy of Copy of benny-benassi2

Happy Birthday, Benny Benassi: Celebrate with his Exclusive Playlist

To celebrate his birthday, the iconic Grammy Award-winning artist curated an exclusive playlist for