Press Release: Stacey Jackson releases 'Flipside (Acoustic)'
Stacey Jackson’s latest single FLIPSIDE has been reimagined into a breathtaking new acoustic version. Blending new meaning into the 80s nostalgia hitting single with empowering lyrics about taking risks and being true to yourself.
Stacey Jackson took over the airwaves last month as FLIPSIDE blasted through to the No.1 on Global Digital Radio chart.
FLIPSIDE Acoustic is OUT 29th April
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Recorded in London, Stacey Jackson worked with long-time collaborator and co- writer Ramzi Sleiman, who has worked with the likes of The Overtones, LuLu, Westlife, Taio Cruz, T2 and Mis-teeq. Compared to the original, this new acoustic version dazzles fans in a brand-new way. Accompanied by sombre piano, cello and backing singers, FLIPSIDE becomes transformed into a completely different song.
FLIPSIDE is an anthem of empowerment, but it’s also so much more than that. Stacey Jackson has been up against her fair share of obstacles; as an older woman in the public eye, certain parts of her career have been an uphill struggle. On this new acoustic version, a softer more melancholic energy shines through. Pouring her
self-assertion and determination into every syllable, convincing us and, in the process, herself, that she’s got staying power. The new acoustic version comes paired with a visceral live music video. The dark and smoky feel of the room symbolising the mood of the acoustic version contrasting with the bright neon lights, metaphorically portraying the ‘80s feel of the original.
in so many different directions. Stripping it back felt so right and just adds even more clarity to the lyrics which I think resonate with so many people.” Current pop icons like Dua Lipa and The Weeknd are all referencing 80 pop, and so Stacey felt she could contribute to the trend - from the perspective of someone who was there first time around!
Stacey Jackson is a singer/songwriter, entrepreneur, TV presenter & mother of four. She became an inspiration for stay-at-home moms when she shot to fame, having launched her music career at age 40. Following the chart success of her debut single, Stacey has gone on to release four albums & over a dozen singles, and recorded “Live It Up” with legendary rapper Snoop Dogg. The record recently celebrated its 10th anniversary and has been rebooted & relaunched in June 2021. She has also worked with Papa Levi & prolific dance music producers & remixers such as C-Rod and Dave Audé. She’s toured the world from stadiums to floats at Pride, stepping out in her trademark high heels & hot-pants.
Now Stacey features on a regular guest slot with Liverpool Live radio, playing
As fitness also plays a huge part in Stacey’s life, she launched her patented workout top called Staefit – created to tackle issues women may have while working out and through her online workout videos she encourages women to be the best possible versions of themselves. Premiering in June 2021 on Spotlight TV, her music show, Stacey Jackson In The 80s, continues with brand new episodes airing each week, on Sky as well as other satellite providers.
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May 2, 2022 3:58am ET by Fifth Element PR