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Anastasia’s debut single titled “Kiss & Tell" released across Canada 02.14.12 through BMMG |Universal Music Group during on Valentine’s day. Her viral promo video for Kiss &tell was featured on Music video night during the Reel world festival. Kiss & Tell is a fun song about the troubles a young girl encounters when developing a relationship. It is about when you find that special guy and you are falling for him but you don’t want him to go “kiss & Tell”. “ It’s about enjoying the privacy of the relationship, not going around the school showing off that you got the girl “ say Anastasia. Kiss & tell is fun, flirty, and upbeat and filled with catchy vocals! Just make sure you don’t “Kiss kiss kiss, kiss & tell”! The catchy hit has got attention of all types of publishers, labels and A&R’s and Media.
“Music is such an important aspect of my life not only because it creates my reality but it also changes lives” says Anastasia A. “I could just not imagine not writing and performing for a living”. Born into a musician’s lifestyle, music has always been in her blood. At an early age Anastasia traveled the world with her father who is a professional drummer. “My father influenced me with music when I was a baby, I remember sitting on his lap while he played big shows”. During her childhood she would record herself on various radio stations calling in requesting her favourite songs then singing them on her karaoke machine. “I never realized that music would follow me around all my life” she says “I guess it has its way of showing up in my life when I need it most”. Anastasia took a break from music to continue her studies and complete Neuropsychology thesis. After a serious break up in the summer of her final school year, she decided that she would go full force with music and never look back. After landing the National Virgin Mobile billboard 09, she was plastered on billboards in every major city landed her exposure. She graces the SEP issue of JAGERMIESTERS official 2011 calendar as a “featured Jagerette”. “JAGERMIESTER is such a wild brand and they support musicians so I love being a part of their world" Anastasia says.
Anastasia is a natural songwriter, writing and co-producing records for artists, Film & television placements. Currently collaborating with accomplished songwriter Vince Degiorgio (former VP of A&R at RCA Records in New York (BMG). ANASTASIA is currently working and submitting music placements globally with Multi-Platinum Award-winning music producer & composer Derek Brin. Ana writes and submits original music through various Publishing companies and production teams. “I want to change the direction of pop music where we spread positive messages” says Anastasia. She is currently working on submissions for X-Factor, Mia Martina, and Alyssa Reid, EMI publishing and Ultra records.
Ana called a friend and got on a plane to do her own mini Canadian west coast tour the summer 2011 where she met Universal Reps, Thailand TV and various music blogs. “It was insane, I had no money, no idea where I would play or who I would meet, I just knew I had to do it”. Proving to herself that this was a serious commitment, she opened with artist Scotty James at Hockey fest with bands like Three days grace, Finger eleven, The Trews, SUBLIME and TPC. Since then she has recently performed her own showcase at the Canadian Music Summit, Made a name for herself at the JUNO’S being named “ Most talked about new artist at the Juno’s” by Ottawa’s Hit station hot 89.99 Fm. She recently performed at this year’s Reel World Festival next to A-GAME which was hosted this year by Karndinal Official. She was recently top ten in Canada in EMI’s Mobile artist search and has also just won the Reverbnation’s contest with the Toronto International music summit and will be performing live at the Hard Rock Café at this year’s Summit May 2012.Anastasia was just featured on the exclusive iTunes version of UMG’S STEREOS newest Album titled “Uncontrollable” where she sang a duet titled “barely breathing. She was also was also featured on Down with Webster’s Cd album work, JD ERA’S new music video “fame and fortune”, Suzie McNeil’s Album work and CHASING AMEE’S upcoming music video. Her multiple features on Much Music made some memorable appearances at Wake stock, episodes of DISBAND and features in a number of Music videos. Currently collaborating with artists such as The Glow sticks (UK), Scotty James, Ricky Jay (LA) and writing and recording with Grammy Award winning producer Derek Brin. there joint venture was announced several months back.
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