The David Gresham Entertainment Group has announced it will distribute through all of Sub-Saharan Africa, “Self Control,” Kendra Erika’s #1 Billboard Dance Chart hit.
Kendra Erika, a rising music star from Boca Raton, Florida, has achieved 3 top ten songs on the Billboard charts in less than 3 years.
The deal will leverage David Gresham Entertainment Group’s distribution and licensing expertise for “Self Control,” an infectious dance single, which was on the 2019 Billboard Dance charts for 29 weeks.
The David Gresham Entertainment Group is South Africa’s longest running independent record company. The deal brings the rising star’s music to the same label that has represented top international artists Kylie Minogue, Moby, Nickelback, Janet Jackson and more.
“I am thrilled to be a part of the David Gresham Entertainment Group Family. I look forward to a partnership that will elevate my music and artistic message to newer, diverse global audiences,” said Kendra Erika.
“We are delighted to welcome Kendra Erika to our talented international artist roster. We have great expectations for Self-Control and hope that it firmly establishes Kendra as a house hold name on the African continent,” said Andrew Mitchley (Chief Operations Officer/Head of A&R at David Gresham Entertainment Group).
Kendra’s Deep House/Pop recording style developed from the eclectic vibes of her surrounding musical culture and community. Focused on being truthful to her core artistry and authentic to whom she is, Kendra brings a dynamic cinematic experience to everything she produces.
Trained in classical and jazz, she draws inspiration from artists like Lana Del Rey, Solange, Ellie Goulding, London Grammar, and Laura Branigan.
Her most popular club music single to date is “Self Control,” a Laura Branigan reinterpretation, which claimed the top spot on the Billboard Dance Chart in January of 2019. Her single, “Under My Skin,” climbed to the # 6 position in 2017 and “Oasis,” peaked at # 9 on Billboard’s Dance Club chart in 2016. All three Billboard charting songs were produced by Grammy-award winning producer Damon Sharpe and Eric Sanicola.”
Kendra Erika has performed in major dance clubs nationally and internationally and has opened for award-winning international pop-artist, Jason Derulo, during an exclusive private benefit concert in in Miami, Florida.
This summer Kendra Erika is releasing a new song called “A Deeper Love.”