Olivia Somerlyn A Finalist In Macy's iHeartRadio Rising Star Program
April 30, 2014 at 4:34 PM (PT)
OLIVIA SOMERLYN has been chosen as one of the Top 25 artists to participate in the third annual MACY'S iHEARTRADIO Rising Star Program. Over the next six weeks, SOMERLYN will competes for the winning spot, which includes the opportunity to perform at next SEPTEMBER’s iHEARTRADIO FESTIVAL in LAS VEGAS.
Fan voting opens on MAY 5th, the same day SOMERLYN will release new single ‘PARACHUTE,’ which she co-wrote with and is produced by NICK JONAS. ‘PARACHUTE’ will be in rotation on MACY’s iHEARTRADIO MSTYLE station, which also plays in MACY’s stores across the country. (Listen here.)
"I had a great time working on this song with OLIVIA,” JONAS said. “I love that the song has this emotional pull while still feeling upbeat and high energy."
"I'm so honored to be part of the iHEARTRADIO rising star contest," SOMERLYN said. "It's such a great opportunity to reach more listeners than ever before. My new single is a fun, powerful and empowering song, and I'm so excited to share it!"