The global entertainer and humanitarian surprised eager fans by ushering in Valentine’s Day with a debut of her new music, once again breaking the mold with a sexy, sultry, soulful sound that is sparking scores of praise and raving fanfare.
“You Got Me,” is now available on all digital outlets worldwide, celebrates the 20th year anniversary of Mýa’s debut single, the Billboard chart-topping hit, “It’s All About Me,” featuring R&B singer, Sisqo. Released in 1998, it was the leading single on the self-titled, double platinum, debut album, Mýa, which would launch the then 18-year-old Mýa into the fabric of pop-culture. The celebrated singer, songwriter, producer, musician, dancer/choreographer, designer, actress, activist and philanthropist has electrified audiences over the years with world smash hits including, “It’s All About Me,” “Movin On,” “Ghetto Superstar,” “Take Me There,” “Case of the Ex,” “Best of Me,” “My Love Is Like Wo,” “Fallen” and more.
Mýa’s impressive catalog of music includes her second double platinum album, Fear of Flying, released in 2000. In 2001, Mýa collaborated with Christina Aguilera, Lil’ Kim, P!nk and Missy Elliot on a remake of LaBelle’s “Lady Marmalade,” which is featured in Baz Luhrman’s “Moulin Rouge.” Selling over 5.5 million copies, it became the most successful airplay-only single in history, winning the Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration and garnering numerous awards.
The multi-platinum icon’s rising success has set the stage for her new music, which combines contemporary R&B and 90’s R&B genres into a masterful body of work. “The love of music-melody, harmony, rhythm and the feel good vibrations of my favorite eras of R&B music from the 70’s & 90’s, has and will always be my inspiration,” states the megastar of her musical inspiration. “It’s also what my fans have been asking for.” Enthusiastic to give her eager fans a taste of her evolving sound, Mýa shines a light on what fans can look forward to from her new single, stating, “My fans can expect a very forward Mýa with a song sonically crafted for Valentine’s day, full of sexy vibes fusing contemporary sounds of today together with hints of feel good 90’s R&B music.”