CHELSEA CUTLER RELEASES NEW ALBUM WHEN I CLOSE MY EYES TODAY
FEATURING LATEST SINGLE “FOREVER”
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“She has always penned vulnerable lyrics, but here, for the very first time, joyful and unapologetically romantic songs flow from a completely unguarded place – a newfound sense of self-acceptance.” – MTV News
15 OCTOBER 2021 (TORONTO, ON) – Today, Platinum-Certified singer, songwriter, and producer Chelsea Cutler unveils her sophomore album, When I Close My Eyes. The 13-track album—written, recorded, and produced by Chelsea with several artists and collaborators—features her newest single, “Forever.”
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On the album, she says, “I’m so excited to give you my sophomore album When I Close My Eyes. I felt so much joy being able to work on music collaboratively again, so I can only hope all of that joy is woven into this album for everyone to hear.”
Chelsea’s skills and story drive the record, while moments of infatuation, doubt, anxiety, happiness, and hope adorn her highly curated soundscapes. By giving listeners herself in everything she does, Chelsea is universally relatable on When I Close My Eyes.
When I Close My Eyes includes Chelsea’s previously released singles, “Devil On My Shoulder,” “Calling All Angels” feat. Quinn XCII, “You Can Have It,” and “Walking Away.” Together, the songs have amassed over 15 million combined Spotify streams to date and been praised by Entertainment Tonight, COMPLEX, UPROXX, Consequence, HYPEBAE, Ones To Watch, and many more.
Chelsea recently wrapped her co-headline “Stay Next To Me Tour” with Quinn XCII, which included 24 dates and two sold out nights at New York’s iconic Radio City Music Hall. Stay tuned for more touring announcements to come soon!
This exciting new chapter follows Chelsea’s critically acclaimed 2020 debut album, How To Be Human, 2021 brent ii EP with Jeremy Zucker, and a slew of widely praised collaborations over the past year, including “Stay Next To Me” with Quinn XCII, “Little Things” with Louis The Child and Quinn XCII, “Crying Over You” with The Band CAMINO, and “Crazier Things” with Noah Kahan.
ABOUT CHELSEA CUTLER
Instantly-relatable lyrics and handcrafted lo-fi soundscapes have established Chelsea Cutler as a quiet, yet disruptive, force for popular music. Within two short years, the singer, songwriter, and producer went from bedroom-constructed uploads to 750 million-plus cumulative streams and acclaim from Billboard, The New York Times, E! News, PAPER Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Refinery29, UPROXX, HYPEBAE, L'Officiel, Ones To Watch, and more. In 2017, her breakthrough single “Your Shirt” paved the way for her debut EP, Snow In October. Leaving college shortly after, she hit the road alongside Quinn XCII at the top of 2018 before kicking off a prolific string of releases, including the independently released mixtapes Sleeping with Roses and Sleeping with Roses II, leading to two completely sold-out nationwide headline tours in 2018 and 2019 and appearances at Governors Ball, Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, and more. Signing to Republic Records in 2019, she uncovered undeniable chemistry with Jeremy Zucker on the collaborative brent EP, which spawned the platinum single “you were good to me.” Honing her style further, she unveiled her 2020 debut album, How To Be Human, featuring the breakout single “Sad Tonight.” Bringing the new music to fans across the country, she launched the sold-out “How To Be Human Tour” in early 2020, highlighted by two consecutive sellouts at Terminal 5 in New York City. In 2021, she reteamed with Zucker on the brent ii EP and notched another fan favorite anthem with “this is how you fall in love.” Along the way, the likes of Quinn XCII, Louis The Child, The Band CAMINO, and Noah Kahan all teamed up with her for collaborations. In between, she lit up television with performances on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Late Late Show with James Corden, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Today, and more. Now, Chelsea Cutler kicks off her next chapter of her sophomore album, When I Close My Eyes, out now.
WHEN I CLOSE MY EYES TRACKLIST:
- “Calling All Angels” feat. Quinn XCII
- “Devil On My Shoulder”
- “When I Close My Eyes”
- “Walking Away”
- “Without You”
- “Someone Else’s Heaven”
- “Red Flags”
- “You Can Have It”
- “If I Hadn’t Met You”
- “You’re Gonna Miss This”
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