New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
Verve Records artist Ledisi
has a lot to be excited about as she gears up for the release of her new studio album Let Love Rule, which hits September
22. "HIGH," the lead single off the album, has aggressively climbed up the UAC and Billboard charts (#14 & #13 respectively). To add to the excitement, Ledisi's new video for "HIGH" premiered via BET SOUL, CENTRIC, and BET.com this past weekend. Directed by Noble Jones, the video features a radiant Ledisi
signing her cares away about life and love. Let Love Rule is currently available for pre-order (Click Here).
To keep the party going, fans can also see Ledisi
sing "HIGH" for the first time as part of the star-studded lineup of performers that helped to celebrate extraordinary Black
women and Black
love at the "BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™" 2017 Awards hosted by Taraji P. Henson. The broadcast will premiere on Tonight, August 22, 2017 at 8:00 P.M. ET/PT on BET.
Fans can catch more Ledisi
as she joins a line-up of hundreds of artists that already include Ed Sheeran, who will play in Washington D.C., for the Amnesty International and Sofar Sounds' Refugee Solidarity Concerts on September
20. The shows are in support of Amnesty International's I Welcome refugee campaign, which mobilizes public pressure on governments to welcome refugees. Amnesty International's research shows that 80% of people around the world are open to welcoming refugees, yet governments are failing to do their part. The full list is available on sofarsounds.com/giveahome, where fans have until September
10 to apply to win tickets for the shows taking place in their city.