Today, Dublin DJ Jazzy has hit #1 in the Official Irish singles chart with her debut single “Giving Me”, the first female Irish Artist to hit #1 in 14 years. After spending six weeks in the Top 10 in the singles chart, “Giving Me” climbs one place to claim this week’s biggest song in Ireland, denying Calvin Harris and Ellie Goulding’s Miracle (2) an 8th week at the top of the chart.
As announced last week, Jazzy is also the first Irish Female Artist to hit #1 on the Spotify Ireland Top 50 Chart since the streaming service was launched in Ireland in 2012. It also continues to hold the #1 spot across the Irish Homegrown chart, Shazam and Soundcloud.
“Giving Me” has been streamed in Ireland over 2.2 million times and is certified PLATINUM.
Jazzy is set to perform a headline show at Dublin’s Academy Theatre on June 2nd. Tickets available now through www.theacademydublin.ie She is also due to perform at One Day Festival Live at the Marquee, Cork on June 24th and at Longitude Festival, Dublin on July 1st.
Arriving on the solo stage with a bold statement, Irish-Jamaican newcomer Jazzy’s debut single “Giving Me” is a club-ready slice of Irish house with lyrics that see Jazzy relinquishing the responsibility for the hurt experienced from a past relationship and getting back out on the town after having healed from all “the sunshine in the rain”. The tracks accompanying visuals reflect the light-hearted sentiment of the confident dance record and showcases further why Jazzy is well on a trajectory to be one of the most exciting new voices in the dance world.
On writing the record Jazzy shares “my solo debut has been a really long time coming, so we made sure that we edited and tweaked the track until it felt perfect. I’ve been anticipating this moment for some time now and am buzzing to share “Giving Me” with you all”.
Jazzy is no stranger to the dance music scene. Having already graced massive collaborations with the likes of Irish dance-duo Belters Only on their hit singles ‘Make Me Feel Good’ and ‘Don’t Stop Just Yet’; Jazzy’s entrance into the music world is one that has turned heads and connected internationally. With over 2.6million monthly listeners on Spotify, as well as a Top 5 Platinum certified single in the UK, it looks as though this will be the year that see’s Jazzy bring Irish house music to the masses. Having already built a community around her sound through consistent releases of her ‘GEWAH’ DJ mixes on Soundcloud, the release of ‘Giving Me’ see’s Jazzy entering a new sonic chapter; one that will see her create a musical legacy of her own.
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