Published on January 22nd, 2019 | by Guest Editor0
Norwegian Pop Star Sigrid Drops New Single ‘Don’t Feel Like Crying’ Ahead of Album Debut on Island Records
Today Norwegian pop star Sigrid releases defiant new single ‘Don’t Feel Like Crying’, ahead of her highly anticipated debut album Sucker Punch, due out March 8, 2019, on Island Records. The 22-year-old’s epic songs are tales of the unexpected; fearless musical collages and shout-outs to human resilience, “There’s a romantic melancholy in the landscape,” says Sigrid. “And there’s a certain grace to heartache, a sort of…epic grace! I love dramatic pop songs,” which is the foundation of Sigrid’s extraordinary debut Sucker Punch “Sucker out March 8, 2019, PRE-ORDER HERE.
Ahead of the album debut, Sigrid will give fans a treat at her headlining NYC show at Brooklyn Steel February 20th – TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE
The upcoming album will include the energetic “Strangers,” and zeitgeist defining “Don’t Kill My Vibe” – which catapulted Sigrid into the public consciousness last year –as well as ‘Dynamite,’ and title single ‘Sucker Punch’. The pop prodigy will kick off 2019 with a headlining NYC show at Brooklyn Steel on February 20th (tickets available here) as well as supporting both George Ezra in March on his mammoth arena tour, and Maroon 5 in June across UK and Europe.
PRE-ORDER SIGRID’S DEBUT ALBUM HERE: islandrecs.lnk.to/SuckerPunchPre
We have all witnessed an incredible new talent over the last two years: From her VMA nomination for “MTV Push Artist of the Year,” winning the BBC Sound of 2018 to storming the stage at Panorama and Coachella this year, selling out shows in both NYC and LA, and performing on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Sigrid’s unforgettably impassioned live performances have sparked mass appreciation and defiant, rebellious pop songs. With her Spotify following tripling since the start of the year, and streaming numbers reaching almost 500M globally, the Norwegian sensation is undoubtedly set to continue her ascent with non-conformist and progressive attitudes to the femininity in the pop landscape.
Reviews are in!
“…her ability to transform her truths into perfect pop with integrity and powerful skill, Sigrid might just be unstoppable.” – PAPER
“Sigrid kinda already made one of the most impressive pop debuts of the past few years,” – Billboard
“A sound bigger than anyone else” – Elle
“From a tiny city in Norway comes a young woman with a powerful voice” – NPR
“It’s the small nuances that make her larger than life” – The Hype Magazine
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Bonus – Sigrid – Don’t Feel Like Crying (Lyric Video)
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