Ashanti Releases New Single "Never Should Have" From Forthcoming Album "Braveheart"
Ashanti Releases New Single "Never Should Have" From Forthcoming Album "Braveheart" NEW ALBUM TO BE RELEASED ON JUNE 11, 2013 ON WRITTEN ENTERTAINMENT/EONE MUSIC ASHANTI CURRENTLY STARRING IN SEASON 7 OF LIFETIME'S HIT DRAMA ARMY WIVES PR Newswire NEW YORK, April 2, 2013 NEW YORK, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Grammy Award winning, multi-platinum singer/songwriter, actor and author Ashanti announces the release of her new single, "Never Should Have." The heartfelt ballad is now available on iTunes and is the latest single from her forthcoming album, "Braveheart," which will be released on June 11, 2013 on Written Entertainment/eOne Music. A video for the single was just shot in Santa Barbara, CA with director Sanji Senaka (David Guetta & Nicki Minaj, Nelly, Common, Jennifer Lopez, etc.) and will be serviced shortly. Additionally, Ashanti made her series regular debut on Army Wives this season as "Latasha Montclair," a force of nature and an indomitable spirit for whom "southern hospitality" isn't just a concept, it's a way of life. Latasha finds joy in navigating the daily chaos of singlehandedly wrangling her three children while her husband, "Quincy" (Joshua Henry, Godspell, The Scottsboro Boys), is deployed overseas. Ashanti's new single "Never Should Have" is currently featured in the promos for Season 7 and will be in an episode of the series as well. Army Wives airs Sundays at 9 pm ET/PT on Lifetime. Her self- titled debut Album landed at the #1 spot on the Billboard Top 200 and R&B album charts. It sold a whopping 504,000 in the first week granting her a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records. She also won a Grammy for Best Contemporary R&B Album. She has since released four albums, achieving multi-platinum success. In addition to creating music, Ashanti has had a successful acting career, appearing in numerous movies (Coach Carter, John Tucker Must Die and Resident Evil Extinction) including two #1 box office films and several television shows. For more information, contact: Maureen O'Connor at Rogers & Cowan - 310.854.8116 email@example.com or Giovanna Melchiorre at 516-484-1000x279 /firstname.lastname@example.org ABOUT ENTERTAINMENT ONE Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE: ETO) is an international entertainment company that specializes in the acquisition, production and distribution of film and television content. The company's comprehensive network extends around the globe including Canada, the U.S., the UK, Ireland, Spain, Benelux, France, Germany, Scandinavia, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and South Korea. Through established Entertainment and Distribution divisions, the company provides extensive expertise in film distribution, television and music production, family programming and merchandising and licensing. Its current rights library is exploited across all media formats and includes more than 35,000 film and television titles, 2,700 hours of television programming and 45,000 music tracks. ABOUT LIFETIME Lifetime is committed to offering the highest quality entertainment and information programming, and advocating a wide range of issues affecting women and their families. In 2012, as a result of its aggressive triple threat programming strategy doubling its amount of original programming spanning scripted dramas, reality series and movies, Lifetime posted its strongest year-on-year growth among the key demographics in 10+ years, while also reaching its youngest median age in 16 years. Lifetime Television®, LMN®, Lifetime Real Women® and Lifetime Digital™ are part of Lifetime Entertainment Services, LLC, a subsidiary of A+E Networks. A+E Networks is a joint venture of the Disney-ABC Television Group and Hearst Corporation. SOURCE Ashanti