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X Factor UK’s Cher Lloyd Introduces Herself To American Listeners

Cher Lloyd "Sticks And Stones" Syco Music/Epic Records

Cher Lloyd "Sticks And Stones" Syco Music/Epic Records

Dubbed “The Future” by The New York Times, Syco/Epic Records recording artist Cher Lloyd has lived up to the anticipation she garnered through her notorious reign on The X Factor (UK) and is now ready to take on America. The 18 year-old phenom co-wrote on her infectious UK debut garnering a #1 single with “Swagger Jagger” and a top five album for Sticks & Stones, which was released in November 2011. Cher is beginning to take the US by storm, transporting her credible, yet fearless approach to pop music to various American Video/TV outlets with her debut US single, “Want U Back”.

The indomitable Cher Lloyd burst onto the scene more than a year ago with her unforgettable vocals, rap skills and genre-bending X Factor performances garnering over 400 million You Tube views, racking up more than two million Facebook fans and over a million Twitter followers.  Her diverse performances, raw talent and strong opinions have made Cher one of the most controversial contestants on The X Factor. Following the show Cher signed a deal with Simon Cowell’s record label Syco, has written & recorded with industry names from Lil’ Wayne to Red One and has already scored three hit singles which have sold over a half million copies.

“I am so excited about coming over to the states and working with L.A Reid,” (Epic Records)  said Cher.  “L.A is a musical genius and has been such a great supporter of me. Now I just cannot wait to get on that stage and for everyone to hear my music.”

“I had the pleasure of meeting Cher Lloyd backstage at The X Factor USA,” commented L.A. Reid. “The moment she walked in the room I could just feel the presence of someone truly special. I believe in her extraordinary talent and will stand by her as we climb to the top of the US music charts.”

Certifiably crowned a ‘pop star’ by a throng of UK critics, her luminous arrival on the pop scene has been feted by such noted press as the Daily Star: “She’s got the banter to match up that swagger,” while OK! Magazine raves: “Her album is pretty damn fine, ‘Want U Back’ is simply sensational. In fact, it’s better that that it’s astonishing. Best song of the year so far! Hands down!” Wonderland, commented: “one of the most startling talents to emerge from The X Factor,” and Now Magazine exclaims: “Aggressively brilliant powerhouse mix of pop, ska and reggae. Enough to make Nicki Minaj’s head spin.”

Cher Lloyd

“Want U Back” (US Version)

From Sticks And Stones

Syco Music/Epic Records

Cher Lloyd Featuring Astro

“Want U Back” (Original UK Version)

From Sticks And Stones

Syco Music/Epic Records

Cher Lloyd

“Swagger Jagger”

From Sticks And Stones

Syco Music/Epic Records

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