SKYVILLE LIVE PRESENTS “GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FRIENDS” FEATURING CYNDI LAUPER
ICONIC ENTERTAINER TO HEADLINE EMMY NOMINATED WEBCAST SERIES THURSDAY, JANUARY 28 at 8p/7c
Country sensation KELSEA BALLERINI and Indie Pop Singer-Songwriter INGRID MICHAELSON also set to appear as special guests
Nashville, TN (January 18, 2016) — The exciting webcast series SKYVILLE LIVE is announcing another stellar concert titled Girls Just Wanna Have Friends, featuring Cyndi Lauper with special guests Kelsea Ballerini and Ingrid Michaelson. The next episode is scheduled to stream live exclusively via go90, a free mobile video platform available across all wireless carriers on Thursday, January 28 at 8pE/7c. To access go90, simply download the app via App Store or Google Play.
“Leave it to the girls! This might be our most fun show yet. But it’ll also have some moments that’ll move you to tears,” says Wally Wilson, Creator and Executive Producer for Skyville Live. “Don’t miss this one!”
Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award-winning Cyndi Lauper rocketed to fame in 1983 with her first release, She’s So Unusual, and she hasn’t’ stopped surprising fans since. With album sales topping 50 million, Lauper has built a gigantic fan following and influenced artists around the world. Her upcoming 11th studio album, Detour, recorded late last year in Nashville, will showcase her signature takes on classic country songs from the 1950’s and 60’s and will feature appearances by some of country music’s most-celebrated artists. For more information, visit CyndiLauper.com or follow her on Facebook and Twitter.
Kelsea Ballerini, one of country music’s fastest-rising young stars, will also perform on the Jan. 28 episode. The Black River Entertainment recording artist launched to stardom with the release of her #1, GOLD-certified debut “Love Me Like You Mean It” and current Top 10-and-rising single “Dibs.” Abuzz with shout-outs from superstars Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood and Little Big Town, she is the first solo female artist in nine years to hit #1 with her debut country single and one of only 11 women to have ever hit the top of the charts with a debut. She has scored her first CMT, CMA and AMA award nominations this year and recently received Billboard’s “Rising Star” award. For more information, visit KelseaBallerini.com or follow her on Facebook and Twitter.
Over the course of 10 years and five studio albums Ingrid Michaelson has vaulted from overachieving indie-pop sweetheart to a bona-fide pop star. Her latest album, Lights Out, spawned the hit singles “Girls Chase Boys” and “Afterlife.” “Girls Chase Boys,” – whose video is now at 12 million views – climbed Spotify’s Most Viral Chart, Shazam’s Top 100, spent 20 weeks on Billboard’s Top 100 and was embraced by pop radio across the country, becoming the first Top 40 hit of her career. Uniquely independent, Michaelson has sold more than one million albums and six million singles through her record label Cabin 24. For more information, visit IngridMichaelson.com or follow her on Twitter.
Since debuting in January 2015, SKYVILLE LIVE has featured some of the world’s greatest artists in music spanning generations and musical genres, including Gregg Allman, Brandy Clark, Estelle, Kris Kristofferson, Jason Isbell, Jewel, Gladys Knight, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Raul Malo, Taj Mahal, Martina McBride and more.
Filmed in full HD video in front of a live studio audience from Nashville, Tennessee, the Emmy nominated series is live-streamed around the world, providing a high-quality experience on any device viewers may be using.