John K Talks ‘If We Never Met’ EP We speak to the breakout pop star about his new EP and big break. MORE >> John K ranks as one of the breakout stars of 2020 thanks to the enduring success of “If We Never Met” (225 million cumulative streams and still rising) and recent single “6 Months.” The singer/songwriter returned last week with “Happiness,” which is the ultimate 2020 mood.