Charles Otto Puth Jr. (/puːθ/; born December 2, 1991) is an American musician, singer, songwriter and record producer, best known for his 2015 song "See You Again", which he wrote, co-produced, and performed with Wiz Khalifa for the Furious 7 soundtrack as a tribute to the late Paul Walker.
Puth's initial exposure came through the viral success of his song videos uploaded to YouTube. After "See You Again"'s success, he subsequently gained wider recognition for multiple successful releases, including his debut single "Marvin Gaye", which featured vocals from Meghan Trainor. The song topped charts in New Zealand, Ireland, and the United Kingdom, and peaked at number 21 on the US Billboard Hot 100.
Puth's debut studio album, Nine Track Mind, was released in January 2016 and was preceded by the singles "One Call Away" and "We Don't Talk Anymore", which peaked at number 12 and number 9 respectively on the Billboard Hot 100, giving Puth his third and fourth top 30 hit.