Tones And I


Toni Watson​, known professionally as ​Tones and I​, is an Australian singer and songwriter. Her second single, “​Dance Monkey​”, was released in May 2019 and reached number one in over 30 countries. In November of that year, she broke the record for the most weeks at number one on the ARIA Singles Chart​ by any artist with 16 weeks. By mid-January 2020, “Dance Monkey” had spent its 24th and final week at No.1, beating Bing Crosby’s all-time Australian record for his version of “​White Christmas​”, which spent 22 weeks (five months, namely June to October) at the top spot in 1943. “Dance Monkey” was accredited 10× platinum by ARIA for shipments of over 700,000 units. Tones was the most awarded artist at the ​ARIA Music Awards of 2019​, winning four from eight nominations. Tones and I released her debut extended play, ​The Kids Are Coming​, on 30 August 2019.