LP (Laura Pergolizzi) and everything about her life
1. LP (Laura Pergolizzi)And everything
about her life
2. Career accomplishment
3. Interesting Facts
4. My opinion
3. YouthWas born in 1981. She
graduated from Walt Whitman
High School in 1996 and
moved to New York, where she
took the pseudonym "LP". Her
mother is a Neapolitan, and her
father is half Sicilian, half Irish.
In 2010 she moved to Los
Angeles. David Lowery of the
Cracker group, accidentally
hitting her speech, praised
Laura's voice and invited her to
participate in recording one of
the tracks to the album of her
band Gentleman's Blues (1998).
4. Career accomplishmentLowery followed up by
producing LP's debut album,
Heart-Shaped Scar, released in
2001 through Koch Records.
LP's second album, Suburban
Sprawl & Alcohol, was released
in June 2004 through
Lightswitch Records. On the
record, she collaborated with
the songwriter and music
producer Linda Perry.
However, in spite of the
extensive touring to promote
the release and positive reviews
from music critics, the album
failed to gain widespread
In 2006, LP appeared at the
music conference South by
Southwest and reportedly
sparked a bidding war amongst
major music labels, eventually
being signed by L.A. Reid to his
Island Def Jam Music Group
record label, part of the
Universal Music Group.
In August 2010, it was
announced that LP had signed
with RedOne's record label,
2101 Records. LP landed her first
major breakthrough as a
songwriter, co-writing Rihanna's
song, "Cheers (Drink to That)“.
5. On September 16, 2014, a music video for "Tokyo Sunrise" officially premiered on Time magazine's website.On September 16, 2014, a music video for "Tokyo Sunrise"
officially premiered on Time magazine's website.
In September 2015, the song
"Muddy Waters", the first single
from LP's upcoming fourth
studio album, was released. In
June 2016, this song featured in
the violent and emotionally
charged closing scene of the
season four finale of Netflix's
original series Orange Is The
New Black. In November, the
second single, titled "Lost on
You", was also released, while LP
held a residency at the No
Vacancy club. Both songs
originate from a collaboration
with Mike Del Rio. An EP titled
Death Valley was released on
6. Interesting Facts1. The song "Love Will Keep You Up All Night", composed during the
collaboration with Island Def Jam, was released in 2007 as one of
the tracks of the album of the Unbreakable band Backstreet Boys.
2. The next notable breakthrough was the song "Beautiful People",
performed by Christina Aguilera and included in the official
soundtrack in the film "Burlesque", released in November 2010 on
3. In June 2016, "Muddy Waters" sounded in the final scene of one of
the episodes of the series Netflix.
4. As a child, LP hesitated about her voice and sang only when a
vacuum cleaner or lawnmower was running. Thousands of fans
around the world are now admiring her voice.
7. 5. Androgynous sense of style LP has no analogues in its impeccability. A single glance at her is enough to admit - she wasborn for a man's suit.
6."My mother died before she found
out that I was a lesbian, and my dad
thought for a long time that this was
just a figure of speech and only
recently realized that it was not so.
However, I never received criticism and
negativity from my parents. I do not
get it now either, "she said in one of
7. Sunglasses are an integral part of her
style. "I wear them even at night," the
singer jokes. "I would not take
sunglasses at all, if it did not create
certain inconveniences." It always
seemed to me that glasses would be a
part of my image, like Roy Orbisna. “.
8. My opinionPersonally for me LP is a
unique singer, I believe that
her voice is a separate
genre in music. Her music is
certainly not for everyone,
but to understand it, you
need to feel it. Yesterday
she had a concert in Kiev,
everyone came out with
inexpressible sensations. As
a person she is very open to
the public. My favorites are:
Other People, Tightrope,
Lost On You, Muddy
Waters, WHEN WE'RE HIGH,