Jane Zhang’s New Release "Past Progressive" Explodes Worldwide
Artist’s First English Album Rocks The Charts
Los Angeles, CA - June, 14 2019 — Jane Zhang has taken her home country of China by storm over the last few years and now she’s come to the U.S. Her debut English language album has arrived with fanfare from all over the world. She’s come a long way since her English single "Dust My Shoulders Off" won the American, German, and British Pop Art awards in 2016.
"Body First", Zhang’s single from her new album entered Top 100 in the first week of American Radio Promotion. On YouTube, it got 3 million views in the first 8 days alone. "Body First" didn’t stop there. In the first two weeks of its Malaysian radio debut, "Body First" was ranked No. 1 as well, which ushered in the establishment of Jane Zhang’s Malaysian Fans Association.
Reports from news sources all over the world, including Billboard, have expressed praise for Jane’s "Past Progressive" and have watched it land on 11 music charts including iTunes and Apple Music. Showcases on New York Times Square billboards and the Taiwan Ximending New World Building have captured brand new audience attention across the world.
Zhang said that the process of creating her first full English album was challenging and it helped her to push herself and grow as an artist. She chose to pursue this undertaking out of a desire for growth and to get out of her comfort zone. Jane stated that this endeavor made her bring together her two selves, her everyday self that lives a normal life and the part of her that tries new experiences without limitations.
About Jane Zhang
Jane Zhang is a well-known pop singer and public figure in China. Born in Chengdu, Sichuan, China Zhang has become a beloved personality, appealing to fans of all ages throughout the country. Her unique talent has begun to make her equally popular here in the U.S. Jane’s singing career debuted when she won third place at the Chinese singing contest "Super Girl" in 2005. The very next year she signed with Huayi music, her debut album "The One" selling more than a million copies in China. After Jane’s first English single "Dust My Shoulders Off" was released in 2016, HULU picked the song up to use as their background music in the U.S. Over the years, Jane Zhang has won many awards including eight Beijing Pop Music Awards for best female singer, two China Gold Record Awards, and an MTV Europe Music Award. Listen to Jane’s new English album "Past Progressive" on iTunes and Spotify, out now worldwide. You can also follow her on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for news and updates.