British soulful songstress Eliza Doolittle has invaded the US with her enchanting yet hypnotic voice. Eliza has fans swooning from coast to coast. Last week, she performed at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles. Our photographer Marcello Ambriz was at the show and got some great shots. Check them out below and head over to www.elizadoolittle.com.
British pop sensation Eliza Doolittle is riding waves from her certified PLATINUM debut UK release into the US as her first single “Rollerblades”—which recalls lost songs from the Motown era by the Marvelettes and The Supremes—is featured as this week’s iTunes Single of the Week. “’Rollerblades’ was the first song I wrote, and I knew I had something special with the sound,” Eliza says of the playful tune. The single can be downloaded here: http://goo.gl/db7wq.
The 22-year-old songstress performed at all major UK festivals this summer and will make her New York City live debut on February 10 at the intimate Lower East Side venue Joe’s Pub. According to the New York Post’s Pop Wrap, she “sings like a hummingbird and writes lyrics that sonnets would envy.”
Eliza is also pleased to announce that her EP is out now on EMI’s Capitol Records. Featuring singles “Skinny Genes”, “Pack Up” and “Rollerblades” audio and video plus a video interview with the singer, the EP is currently available for download on iTunes the iTunes Store. “Pack Up” has recently been certified GOLD in the UK and landed a spot on iTunes Rewind as one the best-selling songs of 2010. You can check out her recent video for “Skinny Genes” here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qxqtnWwLxYI.
In addition, fans can participate in Eliza’s ‘Pass the Parcel’ game which launched just before Christmas and currently has 12,000 entries. When fans follow Eliza on Twitter and Facebook, they are automatically entered to win cool prizes like a brand new iPad packed with audio and video of the singer, plus they will receive news and updates about her on the respective social networking sites. You can check it out here: http://www.elizadoolittle.com/passtheparcel/
Fans can expect a full-length debut from Eliza in early 2011.
UK pop/soul singer, Eliza Doolittle drops her brand new (for the U.S) video for the track Skinny Genes. The video is complete with balloons, headdresses, bathtubs, hula hoops and plenty more to make this a true Eliza Doolittle party.
Skinny Genes is featured on Ms. Doolittle’s most recent release, Eliza Doolittle EP, available now at iTunes.
The Ep also includes 4 videos, 2 unreleased remixes and more + makes a sweet holiday gift!!
Eliza Doolittle is a British pop singer mining sounds from the ’60s and ’70s, while bringing her own undeniable unique spin on pop music. Her sassy lyrics and jaunty melodies fit nicely along-side the sharp production, splicing ska, funk, jazz and soul.
Her debut album, “Meet Eliza Doolittle”, available November 23rd on Capitol Records brings to mind everything from the Kinks, to the Marvelettes to the Beach Boys.
Eliza recently covered Cee Lo Green’s “Fuck You”. Check out the video below