BRISBANE, Australia — BIG WETT is ready to make a splash with a brand new deal by Play It Once more Sam, Billboard can completely reveal.
To have a good time her partnership with the impartial music specialist, introduced Wednesday (March 2), BIG WETT drops a contemporary reduce, “NUMBER 1 PUSSY,” produced by Confidence Man’s Reggie Goodchild.
“NUMBER 1 PUSSY” arrives with an eye catching official video, directed by Lewis Stephenson and edited by Joe Aguis (Pollen Arts).
The Melbourne native “is a superstar in the making,” reckons Russell Crank, London-based head of A&R at Play It Once more Sam. “Armed with huge hooks, banging beats and bucketloads of NSFW fun, everything about BIG WETT is totally addictive”.
Director of [PIAS] Australia Mari Stuart provides, “Like most people who have been lucky enough to catch her live, the [PIAS] Australia team have fallen in love with the enigma that is BIG WETT. For the uninitiated, be warned about the ridiculously fun and very NSFW lyrics you’ll soon have stuck in your head”.
Straddling a sound that captures the power of electroclash, ‘90s rave and femme energy, BIG WETT constructed the thrill when she uploaded a batch of demos to Soundcloud in late 2021.
Your people will hate the tunes “EAT MY ASS” and “KING DICK,” however they caught the eye of the correct folks — tastemakers at triple j, Triple R, RTR FM, PBS FM, 4ZZZ and elsewhere. As quickly as promoters caught her riotous performances, she landed on among the nation’s greatest levels.
Breakout performances at Bigsound 2022, Meredith Music Competition and Gaytimes will probably be adopted by slots at Pitch Music and Arts Competition in Moyston, Brighton’s The Nice Escape and this Saturday (March 4) for the BIG WETT Mardi Gras Social gathering in Sydney.
“I’m so excited to be surrounded by the team at [PIAS] who really understand the project, and who are excited to see it grow,” feedback BIG WETT in a press release. “We’re all stoked to be releasing more music over the next year together and really giving each song a chance to have its own moment”.
Based in 1982 by Kenny Gates and Michael Lambot, Play It Once more Sam is the imprint on the coronary heart of the [PIAS] Label Group, which oversees the enterprise’ varied file label pursuits and is a pacesetter amongst Europe’s impartial music corporations. Its international roster contains Lykke Li, Anna of the North and Soulwax
Final 12 months, Common Music Group (UMG) struck a deal to amass a 49% shareholding in mother or father PIAS Group.