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Louise Redknapp is Back With a New Album For Her Solo Pop Career After 15 Years!

Despite her stunning performances in the musical production of 9 to 5 as well as being a contestant in Strictly Come Dancing, Louise Redknapp reveals her first love is still singing. While her singing solo career was relatively short, Louise says she’ll relaunch her solo pop career after a 15-year hiatus.

An Early Career

Louise became a phenomenal singer when she joined the all-girl group Eternal in 1992. The group performed R&B songs and their debut song entitled “Stay” landed on the fourth spot in UK Charts. Their first album entitled Always and Forever sold an astounding one million copies nationwide.

Louise rose to limelight when she debuted as one of the singers of the Eternal band.

Louise rose to limelight when she debuted as one of the singers of the Eternal band.

Three years after, Louise left the girl group to pursue a solo career. However, Louise became pregnant with Jamie’s child while she was working on her fourth solo album. She then decided to quit her job to concentrate on raising Charley as well as their family. The couple also had their second son named Beau.

Career Outside the Music Industry

Louise then went on and off in the showbiz industry for years and starred in different TV shows like SMTV Live, Extra Time, This Morning, etc. She also appeared in a controversial documentary in March 2007 for ITV. Louise also ventured into the publishing industry together with her husband as they launched Icon.

Louise also works as a brand ambassador for Orbit gum and Avon.

Louise also works as a brand ambassador for Orbit gum and Avon

The said magazine featured celebrities as well as professional sports stars. They released their final issue sometime in 2010 before another publisher acquired the said magazine. Louise also appeared in numerous advertising campaigns like the Nintendo Wii Family, Safe and White for Boots and BT’s omega-3 products. The couple also appeared in Thomas Cook’s new campaign promoting their holidays to the public.

The Road Downhill

Louise and Jamie Redknapp had been married for more than 19 years before they got separated in December 2017.

Louise and Jamie Redknapp had been married for more than 19 years before they got separated in December 2017.

While everything was going well for Louise’s career as well as her family’s relationship, she shocked the world when she made an unexpected announcement in 2017. In an interview in ITV’s This Morning, Louise Redknapp revealed she and Jamie’s relationship was going rocky until she confirmed their eventual separation as they filed a divorce petition. As of this writing, the couple’s request was granted a decree nisi by a family court in central London.

The Big Career Change

Despite starting the year 2019 with some difficulties as she suffered from a nasty fall, Louise is more than ready to jumpstart the relaunching of her solo career. Louise set up a YouTube channel to pursue her singing venture as she uploads her reworked live versions as well as making covers of her favorite songs. She also revealed she signed a contract with Warner Music UK to release her first solo album after 15 years!

Louise also teases her fans by saying one of her original songs uploaded on her Youtube channel will be included in her latest single. She also made the announcement on her Instagram account with a photo caption stating she’s excited to continue her solo pop career with Warner Music family. She’s currently working on her album’s storyboard, and she couldn’t wait to share it with her fans. Aside from the solo album, Louise also teases about a possible concert comeback.

The Positive Response

Despite Louise’s hiatus in the singing industry for more than a decade, it seems her loyal fans are still there. One of her Twitter followers replied about how she could not wait to see Louise in a concert stage again and singing for them. It’s been 15 years since the user saw her on stage singing her original songs.

Meanwhile, another Twitter user said Louise still has the unique voice she fell in love with. Now, it’s more authentic than ever, and she couldn’t wait to see Lou on stage too. The user also sent words of encouragement by saying everything in Louise’s life is going to be fine.

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