SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Global superstar Nicole Scherzinger will release a new single, "Don't Hold Your Breath," to all digital partners today, August 16th. The track is the second single from the former Pussycat Dolls lead singer's upcoming solo album KILLER LOVE, which will be released by Interscope Records in November.
"Don't Hold Your Breath," which was written by Josh Alexander, Billy Steinberg, and Toby Gad is already a huge hit in the U.K. "Don't Hold Your Breath" became Nicole's first record to debut at the #1 spot on the UK National Chart, and also hit #1 on both the Combined Singles Chart and Digital Download Chart. The video, directed by Rich Lee (Black Eyed Peas, Eminem), has racked up more than 18 million views on VEVO and can be seen here: http://www.vevo.com/watch/nicole-scherzinger/dont-hold-your-breath/USUV71100063.
In the U.S., "Don't Hold Your Breath" follows on the heels of Nicole's first single, "Right There" featuring 50 Cent, which she performed on American Idol, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, So You Think You Can Dance and Lopez Tonight. Nicole will also make an appearance on Live! With Regis and Kelly on August 18th, two days after releasing "Don't Hold Your Breath."
Nicole is readying herself for a very busy fall. Next month, she makes her debut as a judge, alongside Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, and L.A. Reid, on the highly anticipated U.S. version of The X Factor. In addition, Nicole is gearing up for the release of Killer Love — a bold, statement-making collection that combines Nicole's love for rock, soul, and funk with alluring pop productions. Killer Love announces Nicole, who spent five years leading The Pussycat Dolls, as an artist in her own right, showcasing her powerful voice, ear for irresistible melodies, and considerable songwriting talent.
For more about Nicole, including performance clips, videos, photos, and much more, please visit www.nicolescherzingermusic.com.
SOURCE Interscope Records