Lana Del Rey Confirms Ellen & Letterman Performances + US TV Debut On SNL

In just six months, awesome songstress and blogosphere phenomenon Lana Del Rey has sky-rocketed to the top of the charts and proven herself a bonefide music industry game-changer.

Now she’s taking over TV sets across America — she just confirmed upcoming performances on “Live with David Letterman” (February 2nd) and “Ellen”(Airdate TBD). This Saturday the 15th, Lana will make her US television debut on NBC’s Saturday Night Light with guest host Daniel Radcliffe.

Lana’s music has been called everything from from provacative to haunting to heart-wrenching. She’s won the hearts of music listeners everywhere, armed with the mystique of Dusty Springfield, the girl-next-door charm of Duffy, and the defiant charisma of Britney SpearsBlogcritics dared to pose the question “Is she the next Amy Winehouse?” and MTV nicknamed her “the Mistress of Hollywood sad-core”.

Lana was named one of the Top Aritsts to Watch in 2012 by The Huffington PostMTV BuzzworthyThe WrapGlobal GrindEsquire, and Sugar ScapeBORN TO DIE was ranked as most anticipated album of the years by StereogumVH1ComplexMuu MuseKCRWGigwise, and BPM Magazine. Even Kanye West and the UK Prime Minister David Cameron have proclaimed themselves fans.

Last week, Lana inked a modeling contact with NEXT Model Management, the powerhouse agency that represents Florence WelchJessie JAlexa Chung, and Ellie Golding. Previously, her music has been featured on soundtracks used by designers like Emilio de la Morena and Christopher Kane during their shows at London’s Fashion Week. Now she’ll make her own mark on the global fashion world.

Lana is slated to embark on a National spring tour, so stay tuned for more info!!!  We’re going to miss her tour in Australia in March as we’ll be out at SXSW.  If you get chance to purchase tickets to any up and coming gigs, we strongly recommend you do so!!!


Lana Del Rey – Born To Die by Interscope Records


Lana Del Rey – Video Games by Interscope Records


Lana Del Rey – Blue Jeans by Interscope Records


Lana Del Rey – Off To The Races by Interscope Records


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About Graham Porter

Founder of YMR and has been trying to make a difference for unsigned, up and coming artists and all things great in music since 2011.

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