Kiesza announces debut album Sound of a Woman
Today Kiesza announces her debut album, Sound of a Woman (Island Records/4th and B'way/Lokal Legend), which hits stores October 21. Her hit single “Hideaway” rocketed to the #1 spot in the UK charts earlier this year and remains the fastest-selling debut of year. “Hideaway” went platinum in the UK and Canada; additionally, the song charted #1 in 21 countries on iTunes. The song was paired with a delicious throw back video that has captured over 108 million viewers to date. The iTunes global preorder is available on 9/22 which unlocks a brand new song.
Kiesza also announces upcoming U.S. dates. Her shows have become quite the marvel: The Evening Standard said of a recent performance, "Kiesza vogued like Madonna...The Canadian stepped back into another musical era that felt fresh and vital." Fresh and vital, what more could you ask for?
Shazam has had their eye on Kiesza, as she is now ranked #3 on the global Shazam charts. She was selected to participate in their #FeaturedByShazam series this month with an intimate acoustic recording session of her hits, "Giant In My Heart" and "Hideaway." Watch the clip of “Giant In My Heart”.
Vevo recently selected Kiesza for its emerging artists program, LIFT. The video feature will offer an opportunity to get to know her through exclusive interviews, performance videos and behind-the-scenes footage. Previously featured artists include Sam Smith and Disclosure.
Following Kiesza’s iconic performance through the legendary Ed Sullivan Theatre on Late Show with David Letterman and her performance down Hollywood Boulevard on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Kiesza returns to the screen to make her daytime television debut on Ellen on September 24!
KIESZA U.S. DATES
9/29 - U Street Music Hall - Washington, DC
9/30 - Theatre of the Living Arts (TLA) - Philadelphia, PA
10/1 - Royale Nightclub - Boston, MA