Anastacia is Back! Great song she did in December with Dj Tiësto. Now Anastacia turned it into a popsong, and we think it’s really good!
Anastacia (born Anastacia Lyn Newkirk; September 17, 1968) is an American singer-songwriter. Anastacia has been highly successful in Europe, Australia, Asia, South Africa and South America, but has had only minor success in her native United States. Her debut album, Not That Kind, released in 2000, achieved multi-platinum sales in Australia, New Zealand and much of Europe, was critically acclaimed by Elton John and Michael Jackson, and had the 4th biggest European single and biggest Australian single of 2000. She was awarded ‘Best-selling International Artist’ in 2000. Her next two albums also earned multi-platinum sales throughout Europe and Oceania making her one of the fastest and biggest-selling artists of the new millennium.
Nicknamed “the little lady with the big voice”, Anastacia is known for her powerful soulvoice, and her small stature – 5 feet 2 inches (157 cm). She was also known for her trademark glasses (often darkly tinted), but she had surgery to correct her vision permanently in August 2005. In 2005, she was recognized for worldwide sales of over 20 million records.
In October 2009, Anastacia released a collaborative single with British band Ben’s Brother, entitled “Stalemate“, which was included on the band’s album Battling Giants.In March 2010, Anastacia began recording her fifth studio album. Around this time, she also headlined several shows at Art on Ice, in Zürich, the Hallenstadion and Lausanne. Her official website stated about the show: “In a unique, groundbreaking combination of Olympic-level figure skating and smash hit pop, the music of Anastacia will soundtrack and seamlessly inspire a performance from some of the world’s best figure skaters, perfectly choreographed to complement her hits.”During this time Anastacia also became one of the main judges on British talent series Don’t Stop Believing, a contest inspired by the musical comedy-drama Glee. Following Stalemate, Anastacia released “Safety”, a multi-language duet with Russian singer Dima Bilan, was recorded in Los Angeles in May 2010. The song was performed live for the first time at the Muz-TV Music Awards Moscow in June 2010. The song was released as a single in the Russian Federation in August 2010. On August 13, Anastacia announced that she would be join Belgian singer Natalia Druyts for a joint tour, Natalia Meets Anastacia, for six arena shows which were performed at the Sportpaleis, Belgium. On August 17, Natalia and Anastacia recorded a collaborative single, “Burning Star“, that was released on September 17, 2010, as promotion for the concert series On November 13, Anastacia became the first international singer ever to perform a concert in Northern Cyprus. In February 2011, Anastacia was a guest at the Gigi D’Alessio concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York, performing as an opening act. On 11 November 2011 Anastacia performed in Madrid for the SAP Sapphire Conference. In June 2012, Anastacia was confirmed as a guest judge on the original UK ninth series of The X Factor at the auditions inGlasgow alongside judges Louis Walsh, Gary Barlow and Tulisa Contostavlos. During the summer of 2012, Anastacia will be touring throughout Europe.
The 7 July 2012 Anastacia announced on her Twitter pageand facebook fan page) the released of a new single / album. “Single released will B w/the New Album w/Glenn producing. The DL/ WCYD song will B just released 2 itunes when”. Anastacia performed the song “Deeper Love” for the first time on July 10th In the Jazz Festival, in Montreaux, Switzerland. Later on an Interview, she revealed that the new single for the new album will be premier during the ” Night Of The Proms”.
On 16 July 2012, Anastacia released her video for “What Can We Do (Deeper Love)” through her and Facebook pages.