Talented producer and singer songwriter JOY. has today released her ethereal new single ‘Change’, through Sony Music Entertainment Australia.‘Change’ was premiered last night on triple j with Bridget Hustwaite onGood Nights, and is accompanied by an incredible video – watch it HERE.
The Video was directed and produced by JOY. alongside co-director Julian Machuca (Manu Crook$ and Blessed. ) and co-producers Anfa Rose & Kyra Urquhart. JOY. Explains “This video is visual companion to ‘Change’ its aesthetic is organic and raw.” Coinciding with the release of‘Change’ and her upcoming EP SIX, JOY. has also revealed supporting tour dates for Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
Produced by JOY. in collaboration with Khaled Rohaim (Rihanna, Ariana Grande, Ty Dolla $ign), the upcoming EP SIX, including the first track released ‘Smoke Too Much’, was the culmination of countless writing and recording sessions with a creative team comprised of Dream Big luminariesDopamine, Manu Crooks, Anfa Rose, and Miracle. “We work really well as a collective together and they inspire me and push me creatively,” she says. JOY’S production has also graced tracks of the likes of the previously mentioned artists Manu Crooks and Anfa Rose.
JOY. Is a twenty-year-old producer, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who crafts ethereal and introspective electronic-pop songs anchored by sultry, hypnotic vocals, incisive song writing and a keen focus on production.
JOY. gave the first taste of the EP and her new music in November of 2017 with the triple j favourite ‘Smoke Too Much’ which has accumulated over 3 Million streams to date and also gained support from Zane Lowe on Beats 1. In her relatively short run, the ambitious multihyphenate has graduated from solo bedroom recordings, including her debut single ‘Captured’, to her acclaimed debut EP, ODE, which landed #1 on the iTunes electronic charts in mid-2015 and has been streamed over 5 million times to date. Additionally, JOY. has garnered strong support from influential tastemakers by the likes of Nylon magazine, which proclaimed, “JOY. could be Australia’s next great pop export”, and Beats1 creative center Zane Lowe, who earmarked JOY. as ‘One to Watch’ at 2015’s Beats Sound Symposium in Sydney.
In 2017 JOY. hit the road with US superstar Kehlani on her August Australian tour. Following the release of ODE, JOY completed a sold-out Australian tour and also performed at festivals such as Vivid Sydney’s inaugural one-day music festival Curve Ball, and the annual electronic festival Listen Out.
SAT 24th MAR – OXFORD ART FACTORY, SYDNEY
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SAT 31st MAR – NORTHCOTE SOCIAL CLUB, MELBOURNE
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SAT 7th APR – THE BRIGHTSIDE, BRISBANE
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