Hugely exciting singer LP drops international hit ‘Lost On You’, set to impact in the UK on April 21. Listen to the new track now on the Shoot New Release Sport Playlist!
In its debut week, ‘Lost On You’ peaked at #3 on Hype Machine’s Popular Chart, #6 on Spotify’s Viral Chart, and was the 3rd most Shazamed song in the world.
After being released worldwide, ‘Lost On You’ went straight to number one in Greece, Italy, France, Portugal, Poland, Israel and many more European countries.
Laura Pergolizzi (born March 18, 1981) is an American pop singer and songwriter, originally from Long Island, New York, who performs under the stage name LP. She moved to Los Angeles in 2010. She has released three albums and one EP. As a songwriter, she has written for Cher, Rihanna, the Backstreet Boys and Christina Aguilera, among others.
After graduating from high school in 1996, L.P. moved to New York City from Long Island and adopted the name “LP” during that time. David Lowery of the band Cracker saw her performing and featured her on ‘Cinderella’, a hidden track on the band’s 1998 album, Gentleman’s Blues. Lowery followed up by producing her debut album, Heart-Shaped Scar, released in 2001 through Koch Records.
LP’s sophomore album, Suburban Sprawl & Alcohol, was released in June 2004 through Lightswitch Records. On the record, she collaborated with songwriter and music producer Linda Perry.
As well as penning her own tracks, LP has written for a plethora of other artists including Rihanna, Christina Aguilera, Rita Ora and the Backstreet Boys amongst many others.
She landed her first major breakthrough as a songwriter, co-writing Rihanna’s song, ‘Cheers (Drink to That)’, featured on Rihanna’s fifth studio album Loud, released on November 12, 2010 on Def Jam Recordings.
LP will play her first UK headline show at London’s KOKO on April 24. Watch the official video for ‘Lost On You’, which has already racked up 90 million views.