Multi-platinum singer-songwriter Christina Perri announced her highly anticipated third studio album, a lighter shade of blue, will be released on June 24th. Pre-order it here. The upcoming album will be Christina’s first studio album since the release of Head or Heart from 2013. The announcement follows the release of Christina’s latest single from last month, evergone, which traces Christina as she begins to heal from the grief of losing her daughter Rosie.
Alongside Christina’s album announcement today, Christina also released her new single, mothers. Listen here. The new track was written by Christina, Amy Wadge, and David Hodges and produced by David Hodges. mothers serves as an intimate love letter to all mothers everywhere to share that the different fears of motherhood are normal and that they are not in this alone. The track also features Christina’s 3-year-old daughter, Carmella.
About Christina Perri
Multi-platinum singer-songwriter Christina Perri has earned critical applause and an increasingly fervent fan following since the arrival of her extraordinary, platinum-certified, 2011 debut, lovestrong, which featured the 5x-platinum certified smash, Jar of Hearts and gold-certified arms. Perri followed lovestrong. with the worldwide hit single, A Thousand Years, exclusively featured on THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 1 & 2– ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACKS. The RIAA diamond certified track was a multi-format radio favourite, and accompanied by an equally popular companion video, now boasting over 2 billion individual views via YouTube alone.
HEAD OR HEART, Perri’s acclaimed, gold-certified, second album, arrived in 2014, highlighted by the RIAA 2X platinum certified single, Human. Perri kicked off 2019 with songs for carmella: sing-a-longs and lullabies, a collection of songs the acclaimed singer-songwriter sang to her daughter everyday, released on Carmella’s first birthday. More recently, Perri released the poignant single Tiny Victories, a track she wrote for the HBO documentary FOSTER, which made its premiere in Spring 2019. Most recently, she released songs for rosie in honour of her daughter on what would have been her first birthday. Perri is currently working on her much anticipated, third full length album, A Lighter Shade of Blue. Most recently, Perri released the first single from the album, evergone followed by new single mothers.