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01 NOVEMBER 2019 (TORONTO, ON) – French language artist Eli Rose has released her self-titled album today, marking the first ever release on Maison Barclay Canada/ Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. The highly anticipated album can be listened to HERE.


The singer-songwriter takes listeners on an emotional journey throughout the 10-track urban pop record which includes the hit single, “Carrousel” currently #5 on Mediabase (BDS) in Quebec. The album is heavily influenced by the Montreal music scene and includes collaborations with Banx & Ranx (Sean Paul, Ella Eyre), June Nawakii (Nicki Minaj), Billboard (Britney Spears, Shakira) and Realmind (Loud, Allie X). On the creative process of the record Rose says, “I started writing the album after attending SOCAN’s Kenekt Song Camp in 2016 where I had the opportunity to meet talented producers. This experience propelled me to write candid, intimate pop music on my favourite subject, love. I wrote this record as if I was writing a love letter,” Rose continued, “It’s an emotional personal album ripe with vulnerability that is so unique yet so universal.”


The self-titled album is the first ever release on the recently established Maison Barclay Canada a label imprint via Universal Music Canada focused on discovering and signing culturally-relevant, progressive Canadian artists. “We are incredibly proud to have Eli Rose as the first album released on Maison Barclay Canada,” said Jeffrey Remedios, President & CEO, Universal Music Canada. “Eli and her music are a reflection of the world class talent that is originating from Quebec and Canada. This is the beginning of an exciting journey for us to showcase and champion our artists not only at home but around the world. 


With new music out Eli Rose is ready to share it with live audiences and has announced a handful of Quebec shows starting in January 2020. The new concert dates come along with the news that Eli Rose has signed to Caramba Live Culture for touring representation in France. A representative from the company remarked, “Caramba Culture Live has the pleasure of welcoming the talented Quebec artist Eli Rose and her magnetic pop sound to our Archipel division.”


A full list of tour dates and information on tickets can be found below. Eli Rose’s self-titled full-length album is out now.


About Eli Rose

Translating her experiences into energetic and emotionally charged anthems, Eli Rose tells an unforgettable and undeniable tales through catchy and candid urban-influenced Francophone pop on her 2019 self-titled full-length debut, Eli Rose [Maison Barclay Canada / Universal Music Canada]. The 10-song album includes collaborations with Ruffsound (Koriass, Loud, Zaho), DRMS (Ariane Moffatt, Fanny Bloom), Realmind (Loud, Allie X), Banx & Ranx (Sean Paul, Ella Eyre), June Nawakii (Nicki Minaj), Billboard (Britney Spears, Shakira) and Mike Clay (Robotaki, Clay and Friends). A near-decade career prepared her to share such a candid story. She first made waves as one half of Eli et Papillon, releasing the self-titled Eli et Papillon in 2011 and Colorythmie in 2015. During 2016, she attended SOCAN’s Kenekt Song Camp where she first linked up with collaborators RUFFSOUND [Dua Lipa, Loud, Zaho], Mike Clay [Clay and Friends], D R M S [Ariane Moffatt] and June Nawakii [Nicki Minaj]. A year later, she independently dropped “Soleil” and bubbled up to the BDS Top 10. Signing to Universal Music Canada’s new label Maison Barclay Canada, she dove into creating her proper debut in 2018. She prefaced the album by dropping "Tôt ou tard” and the follow-up single “Carrousel” written in collaboration with Montreal duo Banx & Ranx which is currently #5 at Mediabase (BDS) in Quebec.


About Universal Music Canada
Universal Music Canada is Canada’s leading music company, engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising, and audiovisual content. Home to the most comprehensive catalogue of recordings and songs across every musical genre, UMC is committed to artistry, innovation and entrepreneurship in broadening opportunities for our artists on both the domestic and world stages as well as creating new experiences for fans. Universal Music Canada is part of Universal Music Group, the world leader in music-based entertainment.


Upcoming Tour Dates:

January 23, 2020 – Gatineau, QC- La Basoche – Gatineau - Tickets HERE

January 25, 2020 – Lavaltrie, QC - Café culturel de la Chasse-Galerie - Tickets HERE

February 28, 2020 – Rimouski, QC - Salle Desjardins-Telus - On-Sale November 16

March 13, 2020 – Sorel-Tracy, QC - Salle George-Codling - On-Sale November 20

March 19, 2020 – Montréal, QC - L'Astral – Tickets HERE

June 4, 2020 - Saint-Jérôme, QC - Théâtre Gilles-Vigneault - Tickets HERE


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