Eric Gordon is a singer-songwriter based out of Maple Grove, Minnesota. Although he is no foreigner to the Minnesota music scene, Eric gained recognition as a contestant on the FOX television show, American Idol (season 13). Eric released his debut pop/R&B album, Nobody Said That It Was Easy, in March of 2017. The first single (also the title track), premiered via live performance on the NBC-affiliate, KARE-TV channel. A remix version of the single released fall of 2017 and immediately gained radio airplay on iHeartMedia stations, including Cities97 and KDWB in Minneapolis/St Paul. A second single is scheduled to release Summer of 2018.