Cyndi Lauper, pop star/actress, signing copies of Memphis Blues
* 6/22/10 12:30 PM at J&R Music – Park Row. New York, NY.
Cynthia Ann Stephanie “Cyndi” Lauper (born June 22, 1953) is an American singer-songwriter and actress. She achieved success in the mid-1980s with the release of the album She’s So Unusual and became the first female singer to have four top-five singles released from one album. Lauper has released 11 albums and over 40 singles, and as of 2008 had sold more than 25 million records worldwide.
About the new album, Memphis Blues
- Release Date: June 22, 2010
- Recorded March 2010 in Electraphonic Studios, Memphis
- Genre Blues
- Label Downtown Records
- Producer Cyndi Lauper, Scott Bomar
Memphis Blues is the forthcoming eleventh studio album by American pop icon Cyndi Lauper and is scheduled to be released on June 22, 2010.
Cyndi announced via her official Twitter account in December 2009 that she would be recording a blues album. Sessions were held in March 2010 at Electrophonic Studios in Memphis, Tennessee with producer Scott Bomar, her frequent collaborator Bill Wittman and special guests Charlie Musselwhite, Ann Peebles and Allen Toussaint.
Lauper will be performing songs from the album on Late Show with David Letterman on June 14. Lauper is supporting the album with the Memphis Blues Tour.