With a sound that pays tribute to the most mainstream pop of the 90s and 00s, it’s fair to say that Years and Years might not be for everyone. But with hundreds of millions of plays on Spotify and big hits around the world, they’re not doing too badly. Why so popular? Well apart from their undeniable skill writing big, brash pop hits, singer Olly Alexander - an open and likeable LGBTQ+ advocate – is a certified star, helping Years and Years set themselves apart from their peers while embracing inclusivity. See them at Amsterdam’s AFAS Live on 25 January 2019.