LOS ANGELES (Top40 Charts/ PM Media) - "Indie Princess of Pop" releases sophomore album "Hey You!" & wins No 1 Prize at the 15th Annual Billboard World Song Contest
Just reading her resume from the past few years alone is a dizzying tour of accolades and high points: She snagged a hefty five " yes, FIVE consecutive Top Ten Hit Singles from her freshman album "Take a Good Look" on not only Billboard but as well pop radio charts and International airplay charts; She ranked Top 5 on MTV LOGO"s "The Click List" for 12 consecutive weeks with her Award-winning music video "Forever"; She performed at high profile events among music icons Deborah Harry, Debbie Gibson, Tiffany, Billie Myers, Kimberley Locke and Frenchie Davis; She was featured in major motion pictures and television shows as well as a variety of music compilations in the US and Europe.
Let's not forget her very obvious cemented presence as an accomplished artist " and an indie one, mind you " chalking up notable career highlights with a "Billboard Top 20 Artist of 2005" stamp, and a nomination as "Best New Artist" at the 2005 International Dance Music Awards at the Winter Music Conference. Industry music insiders and media alike have dubbed her "The Indie Princess of Pop", and radio still regularly plays her latest single "Forever" a year after its release!
Hey You! Yes, you" did you Take a Good Look" She has galvanized the music scene, commanded the screen and stage, and the world certainly took notice! Welcome to the incredible universe of Alyson circa 2008, poised to be one of the next big names in the business, comfortably flying high without a label - that is the essence of the girl whose career's modus operandi has been pop culture dominance while marching to her own quirky beat.
Now 2008 out of the gate is quickly becoming the biggest year yet for Alyson with the release of her highly-anticipated, buzz-heavy sophomore album "Hey You!" and her just announced First Place win in the 15th Annual Billboard World Song Contest for one of her self-penned album tracks, "Here With Me".
The envelope pushing, musically expansive new album features ten sassy, sexy, flirty, and fun pop songs including the national Top 40/Hot AC/AC radio hit single "Forever" currently spinning on the airwaves. A rolling, infectious sound that encourages you to join right in, "Hey You!" is something deep in emotional tone with catchy melodies, squelchy beats, and a powerful sonic blast that feels equally at home blaring from Ipods, car stereos and nightclubs.
But we wouldn"t expect anything less from the collaborative creative minds of dream-team Alyson and Jeremy Yeremian. Indeed, "Hey You!" is co-written by Alyson and producer Jeremy Yeremian whose credits include productions with Pink, Ricky Martin, Natalie Imbruglia, Kelly Osbourne and Randy Jackson (for many artists at MCA) to name a few.
The album hits on March 18, 2008 across the US under the PM Media/City Hall Records marquee. The first single "Hey You" will be released nationally to radio in late February supported by a fun, groovy, highly entertaining 1960s-style music video with a live band and go-go dancers reminiscent of the Ed Sullivan Show. Her club fans won't be disappointed either with the upcoming single "Here With Me" scheduled to be serviced to club DJs in mid-March with a wide array of electrifying club remixes.
And the tour" Alyson will launch her national U.S. tour this March starting with her performance at the 15th Annual Billboard World Song Contest Awards Show on March 29th at The Mansion Entertainment & Media Center in Branson, Missouri, the music capitol of the Midwest " a special live performance requested by Billboard Magazine to perform her First Place winning song "Here With Me". The Billboard World Song Contest offers unparalleled exposure among some of the music industry"s most influential professionals. Alyson"s self-penned "Here With Me" will be included on the prestigious Annual Billboard Song Contest Winners" CD exclusively distributed to the creme de la creme of the music industry.
Alyson's remarkable numerous accomplishments within the music arena have undeniably positioned her as a powerful creative voice and force to be reckoned with. After all, as Cashbox Magazine professes: "This Indie Princess of Pop is making a career on hits".
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