BET’S CHASING DESTINY & KELLY ROWLAND UNVEIL GROUP’S OFFICIAL NAME
After auditioning thousands of girls across the United States, BET’s Chasing Destiny, created by GRAMMY® Award-winning multiplatinum icon Kelly Rowland, reveals the name of the chosen group – JUNE’S DIARY—Ashly Williams (Compton, CA), Brienna Devlogt (Trenton, NJ), Gabrielle Carreiro (Glendale, CA), Shyann Roberts (St. Petersburg, FL), and Kristal Lyndriette (Charlotte, NC). The girls personally announced the name during a Facebook Live Chat with fans yesterday at 5pm!
Now, the quintet releases their stunning new single “L.A.N.C.E.” at all digital retailers TODAY via Epic Records. The girls will take to the red carpet to world premiere the music video for “L.A.N.C.E.” on the BET Awards Pre-Show this Sunday, June 26. On the single, June’s Diary lock into a sizzling harmony that instantly enchants before each member delivers a fun, feisty, and fiery verse of her own. The music video promises to be an event in and of itself, showcasing the girls turning up with superstar swagger, charisma, and charm. “L.A.N.C.E.” impacts Urban and Rhythm Radio on July 18.
Earlier this month, June’s Diary released their introductory single “All Of Us” and it quickly became quickly became a fan favorite. The urban-pop powerhouse generated instant critical buzz with the Los Angeles Times raving “It’s an acapella offering with a sweet harmony that delivers some serious nostalgia for the bygone era of R&B girl groups like SWB, Brownstone, En Vogue, and yes, Destiny’s Child that Rowland is attempting to recreate.” Meanwhile, Billboard claimed, “Their cover of Drake’s ‘Hotline Bling’ set off a stream of tweets from fans begging them to release it officially, and they’ve listened to the fans—their goosebump-inducing a capella take on the song that launched a thousand dorky dances.”
Over the course of Chasing Destiny’s 10 episodes on BET, creator Kelly Rowland and director Frank Gatson, JR. surveyed talent from all over the country in the hopes of assembling a musical sisterhood harking back to the classic 90s girl groups that defined a generation. They emerged with June’s Diary. Garnering Rowland’s full support, these five young ladies possess the sass, style, and savoir fare to rise to the top of pop.
“L.A.N.C.E.” is about to enter the lexicon as the summer’s hottest new phrase courtesy of the summer’s hottest new group June’s Diary.
Get L.A.N.C.E. here:
Apple Music: http://smarturl.it/LANCE_Apple
Google Play: http://smarturl.it/LANCE_GP
To learn more about JUNE’S DIARY, please visit:
Official Website: www.junesdiary.com