|By PR Newswire||
|January 10, 2014 09:07 AM EST||
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International pop sensation BLUSH has signed a deal with producer Damon Elliott and Caroline/Capitol Records to release their debut, full studio album mid-2014.
BLUSH, the only Asian artists to have their first two singles debut in the Top 3 on a major US Billboard chart—"Undivided" featuring Snoop Dogg and "Dance On" which rose to #1—have already shared the bill with international acts Diana Ross, Justin Bieber, The Black Eyed Peas, Jessie J, The Wanted, CeeLo Green, Carly Rae Jepson and PSY. Blush has wowed audiences around the world with their Pop, R&B and dance fusion sound from Tokyo to Los Angeles. www.blushband.com
The girl group, managed by FarWest Entertainment and discovered by legendary producer Quincy Jones last summer, will collaborate with the multi-diamond, Grammy award-winning producer Damon Elliott, President and Co-Founder of Confidential Records. Elliot, who mentored platinum-selling R&B artist Keyshia Cole and launched and produced Pink and Destiny's Child, has worked with several other multi-platinum artists including Beyonce, Gwen Stefani, Christina Aguilera, Macy Gray and Britney Spears. He is also working on a new album for his mother, the incomparable Dionne Warwick.
"I am beyond thrilled to have a chance to work so closely with these amazingly talented girls," said Damon Elliott. "I've had the great fortune to work with unbelievably successful artists and know special when I hear and see it. I'm confident that Blush's powerful, original and unique sound will fast-track their presence in the music industry globally. Get ready for the Blush Crush world!"
Blush's joint venture with Damon Elliott Music Group (DEMG) begins with "Ain't Nobody Got Time For That," heard on SiriusXM, which will be distributed through DEMG/Caroline/Capitol Records on January 14, 2014. The song, co-written by Blush and produced by Beau Dozier and PJ Bianco, debuted nationally on the Arsenio Hall Show. Blush is working toward a full album release by May 2014 which will feature several big name collaborations.
About Capitol Records
Capitol Records is a major American record label, home to some of the most successful music superstars in the business and part of the Capitol Music Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Universal Music Group. UMG is a multinational music corporation and the second largest music publishing company in the world whose roster of CMG artists include: Katy Perry, 30 Seconds To Mars, The Beatles, Cold Play, Elton John, Capital Cities, Bastille, David Guetta among others. www.capitolrecords.com
Born of the successful EMI Label Services division and building on a 30-year tradition of historic Caroline Distribution (one of the U.S's largest independent distribution companies), Caroline provides full services including Branding, Synch, Promotion, Marketing, Online, Tour Publicity and more. Helmed by President Dominic Pandiscia, and EVP/GM Mike Harris, Caroline was the launching pad for Smashing Pumpkins, Hole, White Zombie, Ben Folds and The Chemical Brothers. www.caroline.com
Contact: Monique Moss, Integrated PR 310-858-8230 [email protected]
SOURCE Caroline; Capitol Records