Canada’s Pop Princess, Elise Estrada is back with her highly anticipated 3rd album!
Signed to XOXO Entertainment Corp/Universal Music Canada, recording artist Elise Estrada is a Platinum singer-songwriter, musician and actress.
Music has always been a part of Elise’s life. The former “Miss Vancouver Princess” started singing at the age of 4. Her public debut was made by winning an international singing competition in Canada, landing her a 3-month spot on a hit musical TV series in Asia.
In 2007, Elise took a step back in to her home town of Vancouver, BC to continue her dream of becoming an international pop star and went on to win “The Beat 94.5 Music Awards” competition which earned her a recording and management deal, and introduced her to pop music producers Adam H., (Ray J, Ne-Yo Loverboy, Rosette, George Clinton, Li Hyori), Sean Hosein & Dane DeViller of BananaToons (Hedley, Jessica Simpson, Kelly Rowland, 98 Degrees, The Corrs), Steve Smith & Anthony Anderson of SA Trackworks (Stacie Orrico, Laura Pausini, O-TOWN, Kumi Koda, Mihiro), and Grammy Award Winning Mixer, Orlando Calzada (Destiny’s Child, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, One Direction)
After several months in the recording studio creating her self-titled debut album, her first single “Insatiable” was born…turning Elise into one of Canada’s biggest pop icons. Insatiable rapidly grew on the Canadian Top 40 radio charts and landed in the #1 Cancon spot. Since then, Elise has had ten Canadian Top 10 singles in a row and has reached an audience of over 635 Million listeners to date.
In 2009 Elise was nominated for “Best R&B/Soul Album of the Year at the Juno Awards (Canada’s Grammy Awards), Two “MuchMusic Video Awards”, as well won numerous other awards including “The CHUM Emerging Artist Award”, “FACTOR Emerging Artist Award”, and a “BDS 40,000 Spins Award” for her pop ballad “UnLove You” which alos landed in the #1 Cancon position in her home country of Canada.
Elise’s success has allowed her to tour sold out stadiums with international superstars including The Backstreet Boys, Rihanna, Nelly, 50 Cent, Sean Kingston and Lady Gaga. On the television side, Elise had the highest rated show on MuchMusic with her very own TV series “Love Court”, along with a MuchMusic Television Special, “My Date With…”, and a special Musical Guest starring singing roll on the CW Networks “Hellcats” TV series. Elise then moved on to make her acting debut on the big screen in the SONY Pictures Feature Film “Beverly Hills Ninja 2; Dancing Ninja” co-starring with David Hasselhoff and Lucas Grabeel (“High School Musical”, “Milk”).
After locking herself in the studio with hit Producer Adam H. for over a year, Elise Estrada’s 3rd album #ROUND3 signed to XOXO Entertainment Corp./Universal Music is available now in stores and on iTunes.
In the midst of creating her new album, Elise was touched by a local story of a girl (Amanda Todd) who committed suicide due to bullying. She decided to use her fame to raise her voice and take a stand for this girl, and together with her producer Adam H. wrote a pop balled called “Wonder Woman”. The song touched the hearts of many and was immediately added to radio across the nation to honor Amanda and forever inspire change in people. Elise and XOXO Entertainment are donating all gross profits to “The Amanda Todd Legacy Fund” to help aid various Anti-Bullying and Suicide Prevention initiatives.
Elise recently co-wrote the Platinum mega-hit single “Perfectly Imperfect” for Sarah Geronimo with Adam H., and XOXO teammates, Jerry Wong, & Vic Levak which went on to become the #1 Most sold single of the entire year for 2015 in se Asia, #1 most played song at Radio for the year, #1 Music Video of the year, and the #1 most streamed song on Spotify for 2015 in se Asia.
Elise also teamed up with Australian superstar, James Reid for the hit song “10”, which she also co-wrote with Producer, Adam H. Hurstfield. Together with Sarah Geronimo, and the “Perfectly Imperfect” album & single, Elise and her team have won a whopping 18 awards in the past 12 months around the world, including SE ASIA’s Grammy equivalent.
Currently back in the studio again with Producer, Adam H., Elise Estrada is putting the finishing touches on her new highly anticipated album which will be available in North America on XOXO/eOne, and VIVA Records in SE Asia. Elise Estrada is also currently in production on the new movie “HOT STREET” which hits theatres in 2017.
Through her success, Elise Estrada has graced and inspired the hearts of many. “Being an Asian singer in North America hasn’t always been easy. There is nothing more rewarding than being a role model for my culture and showing aspiring artists that if you want something bad enough, you can achieve it, regardless of the odds stacked against you”, states Elise. With a strong work ethic and relentless determination, Elise Estrada has proven that great things happen to great people and dreams are achievable if you wake up and work for them.