Cherrytree Records has signed British singer-songwriter Jessie Ware and will release a digital and physical EP via Interscope, entitled 110%, in December, a month before Ware launches her first US tour in January 2013.
“I'm extremely excited to be joining Cherrytree,” said Ware. “Not only am I a huge fan of the artists already on their roster, but I have seen how they have nurtured and helped other UK artists. I can't wait to start working with them, and I look forward to touring the US and playing to new people!”
Ware’s debut album Devotion, is out on PMR/ Island in the UK and reached No.5 on the Official Album Chart and is shortlisted the Mercury Prize for Album of the Year.
She will visit the US in December to perform showcases in New York and Los Angeles, followed by a string of her first tour dates in the territory January, listed below:
1/14 Cambridge, MA The Sinclair
1/15 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
1/17 New York, NY Bowery Ballroom
1/18 Philadelphia, PA Union Transfer
1/23 Los Angeles, CA El Rey Theatre
1/24 San Francisco, CA Popscene