Amerie

Amerie

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Amerie Rogers, known professionally as Amerie, is an Korean-African American international R&B star. Ameriie has released four albums. Her 2002 debut album "All I Have" was highly acclaimed by critics as was her 2nd album "Touch". In 2005, Ameriie burst back onto the music scene with her fourth single "1 Thing", which was used as the theme song for the Will Smith movie "Hitch". "1 Thing" went to the top of the charts in various international markets, including the US, UK and others around the world. More Info »

Top Albums

  • Touch
    Touch
  • Playlist: The Very Best Of Amerie
    Playlist: The Very Best Of Amerie
  • Because I Love It
    Because I Love It
  • All I Have
    All I Have
  • In Love & War
    In Love & War
  • Amerie - Because I Love It
    Amerie - Because I Love It
  • 1 Thing
    1 Thing
  • One Thing
    One Thing
  • Take Control
    Take Control
  • Gotta Work
    Gotta Work
  • 1 Thing (Featuring Eve)
    1 Thing (Featuring Eve)
  • Why Don't We Fall In Love
    Why Don't We Fall In Love
  • Heard 'Em All
    Heard 'Em All
  • Why R U
    Why R U
  • Talkin' To Me
    Talkin' To Me
  • Why Don't We Fall in Love/Got to Be There
    Why Don't We Fall in Love/Got to Be There
  • Because I Love It - iTunes Exclusive
    Because I Love It - iTunes Exclusive
  • I'm Coming Out
    I'm Coming Out
  • Talkin' to Me/I Just Died
    Talkin' to Me/I Just Died
  • Pretty Brown
    Pretty Brown
  • Touch  (featuring T.I.) (4 Pack)
    Touch (featuring T.I.) (4 Pack)
  • Touch Pt1
    Touch Pt1

Amerie. Artist Bio

Amerie Rogers, known professionally as Amerie, is an Korean-African American international R&B star. Ameriie has released four albums. Her 2002 debut album "All I Have" was highly acclaimed by critics as was her 2nd album "Touch". In 2005, Ameriie burst back onto the music scene with her fourth single "1 Thing", which was used as the theme song for the Will Smith movie "Hitch".

"1 Thing" went to the top of the charts in various international markets, including the US, UK and others around the world. It earned her a Grammy nomination for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance (the album "Touch" was also nominated for the "Best Contemporary R&B Album" Grammy ). The album sold an estimated 800,000 copies worldwide and went gold in the US and silver in the UK.

Her third album 'Because I Love It' was released in the UK , Europe and Asia. The single "Take Control" was released, and enjoyed international success. The second single "Gotta Work" did not fare as well in the charts, despite receiving heavy airplay on UK and European music video channels. The album has sold a combined total of 310,000 copies worldwide and is her most critically acclaimed album.

In late 2007, was reported that Ameriie had left her label Columbia Records, and signed with the Island Def Jam Music Group, and is currently working on her next studio album, executively produced by Bryan Michael Cox.

Recently on her Twitter account, Ameriie revealed that she has been secretly recording new music in Atlanta, Georgia, and that a late summer July/August release date is confirmed, with a possible 1st single in late May, early June. It has also been revealed that the album will be in fact a concept album. The final track listing, album art and release date will be confirmed after Def Jam launches the albums promotional campaign later after the 1st single is sent for radio ads.

Ameriie revealed the album title to be changed from 'Breakups To Makeups' to 'In Love & War'. Ameriie also announced that her first single off the album will be titled "Why R U?" produced by The Buchanans. The single premiered online in the week of May 11th and received fairly mixed reviews. The track itself is even compared to Mary J. Blige's "What's The 411?" and "My Life" album, because of the old school feel.

Amerie changed her artist name to Ameriie (extra I) in 2010. She said that it gave her more positive energy as an artist.

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