Janelle Kroll - Outsider EP (Lokal Legend)
Add Date: 10/4
Focus Tracks: 1 & 2
Format: College & Triple A
Artist Info: Outsider features the lead single “FVR,” produced by Grammy award-winning songwriter/producer Brian Kierulf, as well as the newly-released single “24 hrs,” co-written and co-produced by Penguin Prison and Andy Seltzer. “FVR” first premiered on Harper's Bazaar and is currently spinning on several official Spotify playlists. “24 hrs” first premiered on Earmilk, and has been praised by Billboard, PopCrush and major support from Spotify, including an add on New Music Friday playlist.
Even before an official release of her own, Janelle built an impressive resume, lending her inimitable vocal talents to several dance tracks such as Dennis Ferrer’s “Mind Ur Step,” Autograf’s “Metaphysical,” and Moon Boots’ “Utopia” and in 2014, Janelle went on tour with Big Data as lead vocalist. With the February 2015 release of “Sunny Days,” Janelle formally introduced her soulful pop, bright harmonies and nocturnal R&B sound to the world. “Sunny Days” first debuted on Bullett Media and was widely praised on several highly regarded sites. Additionally, Spotify chose the track for its coveted New Music Playlist and it went Top 10 on both the hub’s U.S. Viral Chart and Global Viral Chart. Amidst the flurry of the release, Janelle was invited to play Lollapalooza 2015. The track served as a fitting gateway into her sultry and sensual delivery and towering dynamics. “Sunny Days” has over 1 million spins on Spotify.