Carly Rae Jepsen
|Carly Rae Jepsen|
Jepsen at the 2012 Burlington Sound of Music Festival
|Birth name||Carly Rae Jepsen|
|Born||November 21, 1985
Mission, British Columbia, Canada
|Genres||Pop, dance, pop rock|
|Labels||MapleMusic, 604, School Boy, Interscope|
Carly Rae Jepsen (born November 21, 1985) is a Canadian singer-songwriter and actress. She was born in Mission, British Columbia to Alexandra Lanzarotta and Larry Jepsen. She first came to public attention by being a contestant on the fifth season of Canadian Idol in 2007, eventually coming third. Her debut album Tug of War was released on September 30, 2008. In 2011 her single "Call Me Maybe" was released, which became the best selling single song by a female artist of the 21st century. Her first EP Curiosity and second album Kiss were both released in 2012. In 2015, she released Emotion, an 80s inspired pop album, which gained a cult following as well as very positive critical reviews. The album's lead single "I Really Like You" charted in several countries such as the United Kingdom where it reached number 3. She released her second EP Emotion: Side B in 2016 featuring eight tracks that were cut from Emotion.
Discography[change | change source]
Studio albums[change | change source]
Extended plays[change | change source]
- Curiosity (2012)
- Emotion: Side B (2016)
References[change | change source]
- "Mission's Carly Rae Jepsen to appear on Ellen show". Metro. http://metronews.ca/news/vancouver/6905/missions-carly-rae-jepsen-to-appear-on-ellen-show/. Retrieved 2014-03-02.
- "Official Singles Chart Top 100 | Official Charts Company" (in en). www.officialcharts.com. http://www.officialcharts.com/charts/singles-chart/20150503/7501/. Retrieved 2017-03-13.
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