Sony Music Entertainment Australia have confirmed the signing of Australian pop act, THE VERONICAS, to the global Sony Music Entertainment label. The Veronicas have returned to the studio over the past few months to record tracks for their third studio album set for release later this year.
The Veronicas are an Australian pop-rock duo from Brisbane, Australia, comprising of twin sisters Lisa Origliasso and Jessica Origliasso. Since forming in 1999, their journey to international stardom has comprised of numerous global hit singles over two studio albums, and sales numbering the millions.
The Veronicas burst on the music scene in 2005 when they released their debut studio album, titled ‘The Secret Life of…‘ which peaked at #2 on the Australian charts and gained an ARIA certification of 4 x Platinum. In total, the album spawned five singles, three of which were top ten singles in Australia including “4ever” which peaked at #2 on the ARIA charts, and went on to achieve global chart success.
As one half of The Veronicas, Jess Origliasso explains
“The opportunity to work with such a successful team that understand and support our freedom as the artists we are, and who have embraced us to help lift us higher than we’ve known in the past, is nothing short of a privilege and blessing. With Denis Handlin and the Sony Music team worldwide, we finally feel at home to create music and a career without limits.”
The Veronicas have proven themselves to be one of Australia’s most successful and admired bands, attracting huge international attention and fans all around the world. Their signing to Sony Music Entertainment globally marks an exciting new chapter for the duo.