TEASED LATEST TRACK AT HER DEBUT COACHELLA SET WEEKEND 1
[New York, NY – April 21, 2023] Today, ATL-based Grammy nominated rapper Latto drops “Put It On Da Floor” via RCA Records – click here to listen. Debuted at Coachella Weekend 1 this past week, Latto’s latest single is produced by Go Grizzly (Future), Squat & Pooh Beatz (Jack Harlow). This follows the release of her single and video “Lottery” featuring LU KALA (click here to listen / click here to watch).
Listen to “Put It On Da Floor”: https://latto.lnk.to/PutItOnDaFloor
Watch “Lottery” featuring LU KALA: https://Latto.lnk.to/lottery/youtube
Latto ended last year hitting the lotto – she garnered two 2023 Grammy nominations for “Best New Artist” and “Melodic Rap Performance” for “Big Energy (Live)” in addition to winningawards for “Best New Artist” at the 2022 People’s Choice Awards and BET Awards. The three-time 2022 AMA nominee and four-time 2022 VMA nominee presented at both respective award shows and was announced with the honor of the “Breakthrough Artist” Award for the 2022 Variety Hitmakers. Recently, Latto was honored with the “Powerhouse Award” at Billboard’s 2023 Women in Music Awards and is now back on tour with Lizzo for the second leg of her Special Tour.
Withover 1 billion streams worldwide across all platforms and accolades continuing to rack up from her success, it’s clear that Latto has set the stage to become a global superstar. The release of her hit RIAA-certified 2x Platinum single “Big Energy”in September 2021 has made Latto inescapable. She went on to make history with the single as the first female rapper to ever have a #1 record at Pop, Rhythm and Urban Radio with the same single. Overall, she’s also the first female artist in 12 years to accomplish this feat, joining the company of Rihanna (“Rude Boy”), Alicia Keys (“No One”), Beyoncé (“Irreplaceable”), Mary J. Blige (“Be Without You”) and Mariah Carey (“We Belong Together”), the last five to previously achieve this. Last year she was also nominated for “Top Rap Female Artist” for the 2022 Billboard Music Awards and gave a fresh, elevated performance of “Big Energy” – click here to watch. Latto delivered another show-stopping performance at the end of June with a medley of “It’s Givin” and “Big Energy (Remix)” – for the latter she brought out Mariah Carey and Young Dirty Bastard – after winning her first-ever award for “Best New Artist” at the 2022 BET Awards – watch the performanceHERE / watch her acceptance speech HERE. Most recently, she performed at Spotify’s “Best New Artist” event, the legendary Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Galaand Billboard’s 2023 Women in Music Awards.
With the release of “Lottery” and “Put It On Da Floor,” the next chapter of Latto’s career begins with more new music, more vibrant visuals and more big energy from The Biggest. Stay tuned for more coming from Latto soon.
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Two-time Grammy nominated, breakout Queen of Da Souf rapper Latto has been making a name for herself since she was eight years old and hasn’t stopped since. The Rap Game Season One winner has continually released music and in 2020, it landed the ATL-based artist a deal with RCA Records. In the past three years, the 24-year-old released her project Queen of Da Souf, her album 777 and loose singles while continuing to elevate and garner accolade after accolade. When Latto released her critically acclaimed album 777 in March 2022 it debuted in the top 20 at #15 on the Billboard Hot 200 chart and top 10 at #6 on the Billboard Top Rap Albums chart in addition to embarking on her first headlining tour, the 777 Tour. Accolades she’s earned over the years include the following – she’s the first female rapper to ever have a #1 record at Pop, Rhythm and Urban Radio with the same single (“Big Energy”), the first solo female rapper from Atlanta to receive an RIAA-certification (both Gold and Platinum) and amassed her first top five hit on the Billboard Hot 100 with RIAA-certified Platinum single “Big Energy” (peak #3). Following her 777 album, she also released multiple singles – “PUSSY,” a reply to the overturning of Roe v. Wade, her fan-requested “Another Nasty Song” and turn-up anthem “FTCU” featuring GloRilla & Gangsta Boo. Latto’s performed on various late night television shows and televised award shows including the 2022 Billboard Music Awards, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Late Night with Seth Meyers, 2022 BET Awards and more. Latto was also a presenter at the 2022 AMAs where she was three-time nominee and the 2022 VMAs where she was a four-time nominee. She just wrapped up being a guest on Lizzo’s Special Tour, which has a second leg starting this April that she’s confirmed for as a guest. Latto was honored with the “Breakthrough Artist” Award for 2022 Variety Hitmakers and the “Powerhouse Award” at Billboard’s 2023 Women in Music Awards. The 2022 BET & People’s Choice Awards “Best New Artist” winner is embracing this new phase in her career – manifesting good fortune and hitting bar after bar with witty, captivating lyrics, but staying true to herself and her Clayton County roots. She’s using her platform to support her native town community and build awareness to support women’s reproductive rights. Big Latto’s ‘got that real big energy’ and shows no signs of stopping.