Carly Rae Jepsen Releases New Single “This Kiss”

Fresh off the multi-platinum success of her No. 1 smash“Call Me Maybe,”this year’s breakout pop sensationCarly Rae Jepsenreleases her brand-new single, entitled“This Kiss,”digitally today.

“This Kiss,” another surefire pop earworm co-written by Jepsen and produced by LMFAO’s Redfoo and Cherrytree/Interscope artistMatthew Koma, is the first single from Jepsen’s upcoming U.S. debut album,Kiss, which will be released onSeptember 18thon Schoolboy Records/604 Records/Interscope. To celebrate the album’s release, Jepsen will return toThe Ellen DeGeneres Showto perform “This Kiss.” She has also appeared onThe Today Show,America’s Got Talent,The Tonight Show withJay Leno,Conan,Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, and many other high-profile TV shows.

Jepsen has been riding high with the success of “Call Me Maybe,” which has sold more than 9.1 million singles worldwide, climbed to No. 1 in more than 37 countries, and spent a record-breaking nine weeks at No. 1 on the Hot 100, besting Goyte’s “Somebody That I Used To Know” for most weeks atop the chart this year. The video, which has racked up more than 212 million YouTube views, also earned the Canadian singer and songwriter a 2012 MTV Video Music Award nomination for Best New Artist. Jepsen’s follow-up single,“Good Time,”a duet with Owl City, has also been certified platinum, while the video, featuring Jepsen and Owl City’sAdam Young, has racked up more than 12 million views on VEVO.

This fall, Jepsen hits the road withJustin Bieberas a very special guest on the multi-platinum Pop/R&B star’s 2012 headlining tour ofNorth America. For details, please visitwww.carlyraemusic.com.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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