(LOS ANGELES – CA) Global superstar Ke$ha has announced “C’Mon” as the official second single off her new album WARRIOR (Kemosabe / RCA Records) which was released last week . Ke$ha performed the song on FOX’s The X-Factor last week “C’Mon”, which was co-written by Ke$ha as well as Dr. Luke, Benny Blanco, Max Martin, Bonnie McKee and Cirkut and produced by Dr. Luke, Benny Blanco and Cirkut is currently available at all digital music providers.
WARRIOR, which is executive produced by Kemosabe Records head Dr. Luke, has been critically praised by outlets such as the LA Times who raved, “Enter Ke$ha, who on her second album, “Warrior,” has perfected the art of aspirational rebellion and released a joyous celebration of defiance.” The Associated Press stated that; “Warrior,” the 25-year-old’s sophomore release, is entertaining from top to bottom,” while Rolling Stone declares that; “Ke$ha was born to be a rockstar.”
WARRIOR is available at all physical and digital music providers as well as at www.keshasparty.com. There is a 12 track standard version of the album and a 16 track deluxe edition. Additionally Ke$ha has released DECONSTRUCTED, an exclusive acoustic EP that is available at www.Keshasparty.com as part of the Warrior – Fan Edition & Warrior – Fan Pack. Produced by Greg Kurstin, it includes acoustic versions of 2 tracks from Ke$ha’s upcoming sophomore album WARRIOR, “Die Young” and “Supernatural” along with “Blow” and “The Harold Song” off her previous release ANIMAL + CANNIBAL. It will also exclusively feature a cover of Dolly Parton’s #1 song “Old Flames Can’t Hold a Candle To You” which was co-written by Ke$ha’s mother, Pebe Sebert.
First single “Die Young” has already sold over 1 million units in the US alone and has the most spins EVER at Top 40 radio for 2 weeks in a row thus far. “Die Young” which was co-written by Ke$ha, Nate Ruess from fun., Dr. Luke, Benny Blanco and Cirkut is currently available for download at all digital music providers.
Global superstar Ke$ha has taken the world by storm since the release of her debut album in Animal in 2010. That year she was declared Billboard’s Hot 100 Artist and her smash debut single “TiK ToK” was named Billboard’s #1 Hot 100 Song, was the most played song of that year, and was the biggest-selling digital track in the world. Ke$ha has had 6 consecutive Top 10 hits including three #1 singles: “TiK ToK”, “Your Love Is My Drug” and “We R Who We R.” Her debut album Animal has sold over 2.5 million units worldwide. Ke$ha has toured the world, playing over 200 live shows in support of Animal and its companion album Cannibal. She took home the MTV EMA for Best New Act in November 2010 and was nominated for 2 American Music Awards, 3 MTV VMA Awards and 6 Billboard Awards. She has performed on dozens of television programs all over the world including MTV Europe Music Awards, Much Music Awards (Canada), Echo Awards (Germany), X Factor (Australia), American Music Awards, Billboard Awards, American Idol, Saturday Night Live and The Today Show Summer Concert Series. She has over 22 million Facebook likes, over 3 million Twitter followers and over 330 million views on VEVO. She has sold over 27 million combined tracks and ringtones in the U.S alone and over 34.5 million worldwide to date. Ke$ha is an international powerhouse, Animal has been certified Gold, Platinum or multi-Platinum in 15 markets (including Platinum in the United States) and was the biggest selling debut album from an international female in 2010 in the UK. On November 20th, 2012 Ke$ha will release her first book through Touchstone Publishing. The full-color photo journal/scrapbook entitled My Crazy Beautiful Life, sheds light on Ke$ha’s hectic, non-stop life on tour and will provide an exclusive look into the creative process of her forthcoming album, Warrior. Ke$ha was also recently named the first global ambassador for Humane Society International.