Carly Rae Jepsen Biography and Discography
Carly Rae Jepsen is a Canadian songwriter and singer from Mission, Columbia born on 21 November, 1985. In 2007’s Canadian Idol season 5 competition she placed #3 and took part in Canadian Idol Top 3 gig tour. After appeared on Canadian Idol, Carly Rae Jepsen “Tug of War” her debut album was released on September 30, 2008 with Maple Music Recordings. In 2011, Jepsen’s new single ‘Call Me Maybe’ was released on Canada’s label 604 Records. The single was followed by an extended play named Curiosity which was released on 14 February, 2012. At the time, dating pop singers Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber were in Canada and heard the track on the radio. Immediately, they tweeted about the track on their personal profiles. In the same month she was referred to Justin Bieber’s manager, Scooter Braun who signed Carly Rae Jepsen to his label Schoolboy Records while signing a record deal with Interscope Records after Jepsen’s Call Me Maybe went viral on YouTube with 400 million views. ‘Call Me Maybe’ was the first song by a Canadian artist to top the digital chart since Bieber’s ‘Baby Baby’ in early 2010.
This single peaked at #1 on both Canadian and Billboard Hot 100 while also reaching the charts in 19 other nations. Her music is inspired by Van Morrison, Bruce Springsteen and James Taylor. Carly Rae Jepson won many awards and nominations including 2 Grammy Award nominations and 3 Juno Awards. She was named Rising Star of 2012 by Billboard and introduced to Slaight Allan Awards of Canadian Walk of Fame.
Top 10 Carly Rae Jepsen Songs 2017 List
- Call Me Maybe (2011)
- Tug of War (2008)
- Run Away with Me (2015)
- Good Time with Owl City (2012)
- Bucket (2009)
- This Kiss (2012)
- I Really Like You (2015)
- Curiosity (2012)
- First Time (2016)
- Take a Picture (2013)
Best of Carly Rae Jepsen Songs List
- Hotel Shampoos (2008)
- Tonight I’m Getting Over You (2013)
- Sunshine on My Shoulders (2008)
- Beautiful ft. Justin Bieber (2012)
- Your Type (2015)
- Sour Candy ft. Josh Ramsay (2009)
- Last Christmas (2015)
- Super Natural with Danny L Harle (2016)
Carly Rae Jepsen was the daughter of Larry Jepsen and Alexandra and has Danish roots. The populous Ron Lanzarotta is her stepfather. She enrolled in Mission’s Heritage Park Secondary School. Later she joined in the Canadian College of Performing Arts before giving audition for Canadian Idol. After completion of Canadian Idol concert tour, she went back to her hometown to concentrate on recording, writing and completing her band. Her debuts drew global attention and soon she was occasionally signed a joint management contract with Dexter Entertainment and Simkin Artist Management.
Carly Rae Jepsen New Album 2017
- Tug of War (2008)
- Emotion (2015)
- Kiss (2012)
Carly Rae Jepsen New Songs 2017 List Upcoming
Carly Rae Jepsen duet with ‘Good Time’, ‘Owl City’ was released on 26 June, 2012 as a digital download and featured on both artists albums. In the same month, she appeared on American talk show The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to perform ‘Call Me Maybe’. Jepsen announced I early August 2012 that her 2nd album “Kiss” would be released on 18 September, 2012. As a part of ABC’s New Year’s Rocking Eve, she performed her songs ‘Call Me Maybe’ and ‘The Kiss’ in Times Square. Carly Rae Jepsen album Kiss featured 18 songs. Jepsen 3rd studio album Emotion which incorporates folk and pop music and channels Dragonette, la Roux and Kimbra as influences for the studio sessions. Jepsen announced on 29 December 2013 that she would play the role of Cinderella in Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella staring in February 2014. For 12 weeks she will play the role with Fran Drescher.