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Websites: www.icandyrose.com Contact: icandyrose@icandyrose.com

About Candy Rose
6th Annual IAMA (International Acoustic Music Awards) Finalist, Candy Rose
is an unsigned, independent Singer/Songwriter based in London, U.K. She writes/co-writes almost all her material and has many influences, from the Late Great Michael Jackson to Madonna to Nirvana to Alicia Keys and Fall Out Boy to name a few. She is an avid fan of Patrick Stump - so much so, she wrote a song for him - and has been tipped as one of the new U.K indie Artists to watch and keep listening to. She is not restricted in her genre or style of music and her works features something for all.
Candy’s début single So You Know was released on the 10th of August,
2009 and went on to stay at the number 1 spot of Vox Africa’s Urban Fire show for 12 weeks – she stopped counting after the 12th week. Her début album, A Rollercoaster Love, was released on the 28th of September 2009. The album is a mixture of R&B, Dance, Commercial club, Modern Pop and rock; "and stands out in a world of manufactured pop as an original record".
Candy Rose’s music impressed the head honcho’s at Superdrug – one of the oldest and largest retail chains in the U.K, that 3 of her songs (It's You That I Love, Tell The World & Hooked On You – taken from her album, A Rollercoaster Love), were featured in 10 branches around the U.K.
Candy is on a mission to try to change the world one act at a time, through music. Because Candy herself was once homeless, she is giving 50% of all sales of her London release to Shelter – The Charity for the homeless. 50% forever!
Candy’s club popular song, Stop Talking, was selected by L.A Music Pipelines show and was featured as what’s hot in L.A by Big FM. And there has been some real interest in her music videos on YouTube, one of which was featured in London Fashion Week Edition of Afrobuzz in English by Vox Africa. She has since featured in various online music sites, E-zines and print magazines both nationally and internationally. She’s performed at various events and historical music venues suck as Punk’d and even performed at Miami Music Festival. Her music has featured in popular work out DVD, Physique 57, adverts and you should listen out for it in various Reality TV shows.

Keep listening…

Some Buzz? Here’s what some are saying about Candy’s Music:"Escapism Featured on BBC Click's Webscape - Kate Russell "thank you – your’re a very talented singer" "

Kate Russell - BBC Click - Webscape

"Candy Rose has diversified to various audience markets over her career to date but, I think she has now found her niche with this EP - (Hooked On You EP). Can you deliver is my favourite and I hope this delivers success to her."

— Graeme Logan - Host/DJ/Presenter, Leith FM

"Fizzling eclectic girly Pop!" - NME Magazine

" Queen of Hooks! Candy Rose Knows how to draw you in. She knows how to create a beat that moves the heart and a rhythm that frees the soul. Her album, A Rollercoaster Love, will grab hold of you and take you on a ride you will never forget."

- Zack "The Mothman" Daggy – Producer, DJ, Radio Host and Author – Album Review of A Rollercoaster Love

"Dance gems Abound on this quick shot disc of 7 club tracks from budding London Artist, Candy Rose. After listening to Candy Rose’s Meet You In The Club for the first time, there will never be a last. It’s that hot."

- Michael Morgan – Producer and Host of Indie Soup Runner’s Edition. Album Review – Meet You In The Club

"Though the Artist herself remains elusive for the time being, that hasn't stopped her from garnering a real fan base here at Vox Africa"

Vox Africa - AfroBuzz London Fashion Week edition

"This album embraces pop music in all its forms, from dance music for the clubs to post-punk rocking out" - Jason Randall Smith, Album Review - A Rollercoaster Love

"Hypnotic electro beats that leave you asking; who is Candy Rose?"

- James Sherwood, Producer and Presenter of AfroBuzz in English

"After listening to Candy Rose's music I sat back and said to myself there's a great artist in the making... I think Candy Rose is a rising star who writes and sings great stuff, one day I'd like to see Candy Rose at number one on the UK chart."

- Nev Eaglen, DJ and presenter, Gravity FM - Radio Station

"Candy Rose - A Rollercoaster Love... Lady Gaga has competition"

Fly Fm Student Radio - Fly FM

"'The whole album is top-notch! From dance, to R&B, to rock, Candy Rose covers all genres and covers it WELL! The only thing I keep asking myself and like to ask her: Where have you been all this time?!'"

The Dutch Guy - Fast-Moving Radio Personality - Cool FM 105.3/107.7 - The Nethe - Cool FM 105.3/107.7 - The Netherlands

" Candy Rose is not only talented and real, but her music moves you. She is a phenomenon and one to watch." "

Diane Broomfield - WDGP Radio

"Candy Rose's music is like candy, keeps me coming back for more! Her song 'You are everything' is so sugary sweet and delicious, it's a song I never get tired of listening to! Candy's voice is infectious and the beats have my toe tapping from the start of the song. Looking forward to seeing her bring it all to life in her live show!"

- Les Zaldor, DJ and presenter, Bounce Radio and Zaldor's World

The Deuce Act of the week is Pop artist

Candy Rose who is based in London, England. When previously promoted by Deuce in March 2010, little was known about Candy Rose as no public photos had been taken of her at the time, and interviews had only taken place over the radio. Despite the mystique surrounding her, her debut album A Rollercoaster Love created a huge buzz resulting in radio exposure worldwide and rave reviews. Over the past 18 months, Candy Rose has since revealed herself to the public following a string of successful gigs in and around London as well as photo shoot with Andy Fallon who has worked with the likes of The Killers and Morrissey to name but a few. She has since completed work on her new EP London where 50% of sales will go towards the homelessness charity; Shelter. Word appears to be spreading fast about her new music and she can even boast the likes of Paula Abdul, Patrick Stump and Tim Westwood now following her tweets on Twitter. Further information on how you can purchase Candy Rose’s new EP as well as forthcoming gig dates can be found on her website


and www.twitter.com/icandyrose



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