FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
TY DOLLA $IGN RELEASES “$” VIDEO
NEW VISUAL COMES AFTER LOS ANGELES-NATIVE’S WIN AT THE 2016 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS
ACCLAIMED SINGER/SONGWRITER/PRODUCER ANNOUNCES STRING OF AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES WITH NORTH AMERICAN TOUR TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON.
DIRECTED BY GABE SHADDOW]
Just in time for the holidays, TY DOLLA $IGN releases the new Gabe Shaddow-directed video for “$,” as a gift to his fans. “$” is the latest song from the R&B superstar’s latest critically-acclaimed project “CAMPAIGN,” to receive the video treatment, following the previously released visuals for “Zaddy,” “Stealing” and most recently the project’s title track “Campaign feat. Future.”Watch the “$” video here.
The “Dolla” video comes on the heels of the Ty’s win at the 2016 American Music Awards, where the Los Angeles-native took home the award for “Collaboration Of The Year” for “Work From Home”, his collaboration with Fifth Harmony. The song, which was recently certified 3x Platinum in the United States, also took home awards at both the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards (“Best Collaboration” and the 2016 Teen Choice Awards (“Choice Summer Song”.)
Adding to all this, the hit maker also announced a string of Australian tour dates kicking off on January 22nd in Perth, Australia, with a North American tour to be announced in the coming weeks. For all tour information, please visitwww.dollasignworld.com.
JAN 22 – PERTH, AUSTRALIA - METRO CITY
JAN 25 – CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - ANU BAR
JAN 26 - NEWCASTLE, AUSTRALIA - WESTS CITY
JAN 27 – BRISBANE- EATON HILL
JAN 28 – SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - LUNA PARK
JAN 29 – MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - SHED 14
JAN 31 – WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - SHED 6
FEB 1 – CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND – BEDFORD
FEB 2 – AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - LOGAN CAMPBELL
Along with his multi-platinum solo career, Ty remains among one of the most popular featured artists of the last decade. In addition toFifth Harmony’s “Work From Home (Feat. Ty Dolla $ign),” recent highlights include The Americanos’ “In My Foreign (feat. Ty Dolla $ign, Lil Yachty, Nicky Jam & French Montana,)” Kanye West’s “Fade (Feat. Post Malone & Ty Dolla $ign)” and “Real Friends (Feat. Ty Dolla $ign),”Nick Jonas’ “Bacon (Feat. Ty Dolla $ign),” Afrojack’s “Gone (Feat Ty Dolla $ign),” Chance the Rapper’s “Blessings (Reprise) (Feat. Ty Dolla $ign),” and of course “Sucker For Pain” by Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons with Logic and Ty Dolla $ign (Feat. X Ambassadors).” The latter track – featured on “SUICIDE SQUAD: THE ALBUM,” Atlantic Records’ chart-topping musical companion to the Warner Bros. Pictures film – has proven a crossover phenomenon, currently riding high at #1 on “Hot Rap Songs” while also standing tall as a top 3 fave on “Hot Rock Songs” and a top 15 hit on the overall “Hot 100.” The “Sucker For Pain” companion video is an equivalent blockbuster, currently boasting more than 257 million YouTubeviews and counting.
“CAMPAIGN” marks Ty’s first full-length release since last year’s breakthrough debut album, “FREE TC.” “FREE TC” established Ty as a major superstar, fueled by a series of hit singles including the RIAA platinum certified “Blasé (Feat. Future & Rae Sremmurd)” and the gold certified “Saved (Feat. E-40).” Praised by The New York Times as “easily one of the best R&B albums of the year.”“Rap’s reigning hooksmith,”exclaimed The Guardian, noting how “FREE TC” “showcase(s) an expansive sonic palette ranging from stripped-down songcraft to first-rate radio fare.” “FREE TC” ultimately was featured on a wide span of year-end lists includingRolling Stone’s “20 Best R&B Albums of 2015” and NPR Music’s “50 Favorite Albums of 2015.” Ty Dolla $ign made a major splash in 2015 with the RIAAplatinum certification of his hit singles, “Paranoid (Feat. B.o.B)” and “Or Nah (Feat. Wiz Khalifa & The Weeknd),” both included on the critically-acclaimed “BEACH HOUSE EP.”
“CAMPAIGN” TRACK LIST:
3. Campaign (feat. Future)
4. ??? (Where)
5. 3 Wayz
12. My Song
14. No Justice (feat. Big TC)
16. Campaign (feat. Future) [Charlie Heat Remix]
Born Tyrone Griffin Jr., Ty Dolla $ign has been an in-demand writer, producer, and featured artist since helming YG’s 2010 smash, “Toot It and Boot It (feat. Ty Dolla $ign).” Since then, the GRAMMY® Award-nominated singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist, has fast become one of hip-hop’s most highly demanded collaborators, contributing his acclaimed production and writing skills toChris Brown’s #1 hit, “Loyal,”Kanye West’s “Real Friends” and “Faded," Fifth Harmony’s “Work From Home,” Rihanna’s“FourFiveSeconds (with Kanye West & Paul McCartney)” as well as work with Big Sean “Play No Games (feat. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign),” Trey Songz(“Fumble”), B.o.B (“HeadBand (feat. 2 Chainz)”), and Wiz Khalifa & Snoop Dogg, whose "Young, Wild & Free (feat. Bruno Mars)” proved a GRAMMY® Award-nominated blockbuster. His “BEACH HOUSE” mixtape & EP series earned him further attention, leading Rolling Stone to call Ty one of the “10 New Artists You Need To Know in 2014.”