Minneapolis Artist Lizzo Signs to Atlantic Records

Minneapolis-based artist Lizzo has officially signed to Atlantic Records. The Houston native is signed to the Atlantic imprint Nice Life Recording Company helmed and recently announced by producer Ricky Reed (Jason Derulo, Icona Pop, Pitbull, Fifth Harmony). The singer, songwriter, rapper had a successful 2015 with the release of her sophomore album Big Grrrl Small World and an appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert performing her song "Ain't I." Just in the last few weeks Lizzo has ears perked with her viral new single "Good As Hell" featured on the Barbershop: The Next Cut soundtrack. The song has been featured and highlighted on Spotify, TIDAL, Apple Music and Beats1. Time Magazine labeled Lizzo one of '14 Artists to Watch in 2014' most notably alongside Chance The Rapper.

Lizzo most recently played in Chicago this past February at the Subterranean, a part of a nationwide headlining tour. Lizzo will play Soundset Music Festival on May 29th and Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival this June 9-12th, 2016.

Patrick 'Pwelbs' Welby

Chicago, IL

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