Costa Rican superstar Debi Nova is an internet sensation with her first single, “Drummer Boy,” from her debut album, “Luna Nueva” in stores now on Sucro/Decca! Nova has amassed an impressive body of work including six Grammy-nominated projects, a #1 single, collaborations with the likes of Black Eyed Peas and Ricky Martin, and touring the world. She has been writing and performing professionally since the age of 14 and signed her first songwriter deal at the age of 17, subsequently penning songs for Latin recording artists Belinda and RBD, Sean Paul, Mark Ronson and her own single, “One Rhythm” which reached #1 in Latin America and on the US dance charts. The forthcoming Luna Nueva, was co-produced by Surco Records founder Gustavo Santaoalla (two-time Oscar winner, multiple Grammy and Latin Grammy winner, Juanes, Café Tacvba) and Marius de Vries (five-time Grammy Award nominee, two-time BAFTA winner, Madonna, Josh Groban). Luna Nueva is an electrifying combination of irresistible Latin rhythms and potent pop smarts that showcases this vivacious artist’s considerable musical gifts – she plays piano, guitar, bass, timbales and more – as well as her rich Latina heritage.
“Drummer Boy” has made a major splash with video support from MTV PUSH, the VEVO/Colgate “Charging Up The Music” video campaign landing her at #6 on YouTube’s most viewed, ) and she is part of iTunes “Next Big Thing” promotion beginning today. “Drummer Boy” is currently in the Top 10 on Billboard’s Hot Dance Club Play Chart and Entertainment Weekly states “…vivacious lead single ”Drummer Boy” pulses with the kind of slinky Latin heat that crossover-pop dreams are made of…”
Nova can also be seen on Cinemax MAX “Tour Stories” cooking with host Joel Stein. Fans can tune into “Max UNCUT” on Cinemax OnDemand for the extended version. Nova will spend the week in Miami to launch her album including appearances on Univision’s “Despierta America” and “Tu Desayuno Alegre.”