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Who Is Benny Blanco? Get to Know More About Selena Gomez's New Boyfriend

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He was born and raised in Virginia

Born on March 8, 1988, Benny – whose legal name is Benjamin Joseph Levin – grew up in Virginia loving music.

In an interview with Vibe in 2012, Benny said that he’s “been making music since I was a kid.”

“When you want something that bad, you’re not going to stop at it, you know,” Benny said, adding that he got his start “hitting up people all over Myspace, right when it got big.”

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