Teen phenomenon [lastfm]Greyson Chance[/lastfm], who rocked people’s internets worldwide when a home video of him performing [lastfm]Lady Gaga’s[/lastfm] “Papparazi” went viral, recently signed signed a record deal with Interscope. Not bad for a 13 year old! Ellen Degeneres, who invited Greyson onto her show, signed him to her brand new label, Eleven Eleven Records. This week they released the single for his hotly anticipated first original song, “Waiting Outside the Lines.”
Also featured on the single release are a recording of Greyson’s cover of “Paparazzi” and another original song, “Fire.” All three tracks showcase Greyson’s beautiful voice and fantastic piano playing. So if you enjoyed hearing him play “Paparazzi” you should definitely check out these new songs.
Updated: The video for “Waiting Outside the Lines” debuted today! Watch it below:
Greyson is currently in the studio in Los Angeles working on his debut album with a top team of producers including acclaimed songwriter/producer and Geffen Records chairman Ron Fair ([lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Christina Aguilera[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Black Eyed Peas[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Pussycat Dolls[/lastfm]).
The album is expected early 2011 on eleveneleven/Maverick/Geffen.
And if you haven’t seen it yet, here’s the video that made Greyson famous:
2011 TOUR DATES (Supporting Miranda Cosgrove):
DATE CITY VENUE
Jan-24 Kansas City, MO Uptown
Jan-25 Minneapolis, MN State Theatre
Jan-26 Milwaukee, WI Pabst Theatre
Jan-28 Rosemont, IL Rosemont Theatre
Jan-29 Indianapolis, IN Murat Theatre
Jan-30 Cleveland, OH Playhouse Square Center- State Theatre
Feb- 1 Detroit, MI The Fillmore
Feb-2 Munhall, PA Carnegie Music Hall of Homestead
Feb-4 Wallingford, CT Oakdale Theatre
Feb-5 New York, NY Beacon Theatre
Feb-6 Glenside, PA Keswick Theatre
Feb-9 Bethesda, MD Music Center at Stathmore
Feb-10 Lowell, MA Lowell Auditorium
Feb-12 Montclair, NJ Wellmont Theatre
Feb-13 Westbury, NY Theater at Westbury
Feb-15 Atlanta, GA Center Stage
Feb-16 Tampa, FL Tampa Theatre
Feb-17 Orlando, FL Hard Rock
Feb-20 Houston, TX House of Blues
Feb-23 Tempe, AZ Marquee Theater
Feb-24 Anaheim, CA House of Blues
Do you think Greyson Chance has what it takes to become a pop star?
1. Waiting Outstide the Lines