Pop Artist Manika To Debut Single “Good Girls” + Going On Tour with One Direction

By on May 18, 2012


Eighteen-year-old pop artist MANIKAis proud to announce that her much anticipated single “GOOD GIRLS,” produced and arranged bySoulShock (hitmaker for Whitney Houston, 2Pac, Usher, Backstreet Boys, Pitbull/Chris Brown, JoJo, Brandy, Nicole Scherzinger, X-Factor etc.), will be added to Top 40 Radio, starting June 5th. This fun, energetic pop track is destined to be an anthem for all the “good girls” out there and meant to be turned up loud!
The June release follows her breakout Top 40 pop hit “Just Can’t Let You Go”featuring Young Money’s Lil Twist. “Good Girls” is the lead single from her debut, five-track EP entitled “THE MIDDLE OF HOLLYWOOD EP,” slated for release May 22nd which will also include “Just Can’t Let You Go.”
MANIKA, a fresh and positive role model for teens, is also jet setting across the nation with special performances. She has been chosen by teen sensation, One Direction, the first British group to ever have their first record debut at #1, to be the opening act on their North American Summer Tour. In between performances with One Direction, MANIKA, a former Girl Scout herself, will also sprinkle in a few headlining dates for The Girl Scouts of America 100th Anniversary Tour , at which she will perform in front of thousands of girls who are inspired by the star’s upbeat radiance. MANIKAperformed last Saturday on May 12 on the Village Stage at KIIS-FM’s Wango Tango alongside Nicki Minaj, Pitbull and Maroon 5.
MANIKA was discovered by the late Frank DiLeo, Michael Jackson’s long-time manager, and revered-music coach CeCe Sammy of UK’s Pop Idol, who now manages her. Her EP is released on Wamaframa Records/CCA Entertainment and distributed by BDG / RED – A division of SONY Music Entertainment. 
MANIKA can be found gracing the stage on the following dates:
22-May            Mohegan Sun Arena (with One Direction)                  Uncasville, CT
24-May            Patriot Center (with One Direction)                             Fairfax, VA
25-May            IZOD Center (with One Direction)                               East Rutherford, NJ
26-May            Beacon Theatre (2 SHOWS with One Direction)        New York, NY
28-May            Susquehanna Bank Center (with One Direction)        Camden, NJ                
29-May            Molson Amphitheatre (with One Direction)                 Toronto, Ontario         
31-May            Molson Amphitheatre (with One Direction)                 Toronto, Ontario         
1-Jun               Fox Theatre (with One Direction)                               Detroit, MI                   
2-Jun               Allstate Arena (with One Direction)                            Chicago, IL                 
9-Jun               Girl Scouts “Rock The Mall”                                         Washington, DC         
13-Jun            Event Ctr at San Jose State (with One Direction)       San Jose, CA 
14-Jun            Paramount Theatre (with One Direction)                    Oakland, CA               
17-Jun            Honda Center (with One Direction)                             Anaheim, CA              
23-Jun            Gexa Energy Pavillion (with One Direction)                Dallas, TX       
24-Jun            Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavillion (with One Direction) Houston, TX
26-Jun            Arena at Gwinnett Center (with One Direction)         Atlanta, GA
27-Jun            Time Warner Cable Arena (with One Direction)         Charlotte, NC
29-Jun            1-800-Ask-Gary Amphitheatre (with One Direction) Tampa, FL
30-Jun            Amway Center (with One Direction)                          Orlando, FL
1-Jul                BankAtlantic Center (with One Direction)                   Sunrise, FL
8-Sep              Girl Scouts “GirlaPalooza”                                           Atlanta, GA 

For more information on MANIKA, please visit: www.manikaofficial.com


Author: DaveHHM

Dave Luttrull: Owner/Editor in Chief of Hellhound Music. Star Wars nerd, Gamer, Destiny homer, blogger, writer and lover of all things music.