With her innate talent for writing powerful hooks and infectious melodies; sultry, passionate, rebellious and innovative Billboard recording artist Consuelo Costin has quickly become a force to be reckoned with in the world of dance pop music.
Born in New York City, this talented singer/songwriter has performed around the world; From Munich to Florence to London’s Royal Albert Hall, singing back-up vocals for Joe Cocker; She performed in Central Park with Mya, Tweet and Vanessa Carlton; Consuelo graced the fields of Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles singing “God Bless America” during the seventh-inning stretch and appeared before a crowd of over 400,000 in Washington D.C. for Capital Pride. Consuelo will perform for the second year running at Capital Pride on June 10th 2012.
Consuelo’s hit single “Naked” spent an unprecedented 16 consecutive weeks on the U.S. Billboard Dance Charts and peaked at #12. The smash hit also topped the USA National Club and Top 40 Dance Charts, and the ZipDJ and DDK Charts.
Her new single “Feel So Alive” took the biggest jump on the U.S. Billboard Dance charts, earning Consuelo the #2 ‘Breakout Artist’ slot for Hot Dance Club Play. The upbeat track was co-written and produced by Peter Amato (LeAnn Rimes, Miley Cyrus, Ricky Martin) with remixes by some of the world’s greatest DJs.
The video for “Feel So Alive” reached over a quarter of a million views on YouTube within the first week; achieving the honors of top 25 most viewed video in the entertainment category and top 100 most viewed video in all categories.
Her songs have been featured in film and television including “Beach Girls” starring Rob Lowe and Julia Ormond, “Pop Stars” with Nicole Scherzinger and “Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best” with Joan Rivers. Costin has graced the pages of many international magazines including; Prestige, in which she was dubbed the “Rebel Heiress”; as well as the hallowed pages of Vogue’s infamous September Issue.
Consuelo has always chosen to do things her own way. This eighth generation descendant of American railroad and shipping magnate, Cornelius Vanderbilt, broke all the rules pursuing a career as an artist and performer and continues to carve out her own destiny.
Consuelo proudly embraces her heritage, often licensing her family name for products and apparel to help raise money for charity. She is currently the vice president of the Ovarian Cancer Coalition of Greater California (OCC), consistently dedicating her time and her talents to the fight against Ovarian Cancer. She has lobbied in Washington and donated her songs to help raise funds for The American Cancer Society and several other related charitable organizations.
She is also an actress who has appeared in such films as “Something In Between” opposite Brittany Murphy as well as on stage in London and Los Angeles.
Currently residing in Los Angeles, Consuelo is currently recording her highly anticipated album and is very excited for the European debut of “Feel So Alive” in Germany, hitting radio on April 16th.
Writers and Producers on Consuelo Costin’s new album
Jorgen-Elofsson (Britney Spears, Il Divo, Kelly Clarkson, Toni Braxton, Leona Lewis, Celine Dion…)
Peter Collins (Bon Jovi, The Cardigans…)
Annie Roboff (Faith Hill, Whitney Houston, INXS, Dixie Chicks…)
Peter Amato (Ricky Martin, Miley Cyrus, LeAnn Rimes, The Voice USA…)
Kris Bergsnes (Patti Page, Randy Travis…)
Anthony Little (Nick Lachey, 98°, Natural…)
Chris Pelcer (Yani, House Of Lords, Lynyrd Skynyrd…)
Choreographer : Noel Bajandas (Miley Cyrus, Snoop Dogg, Daddy Yankee, Cirque Du Soleil (Delirium Tour), American Music Awards, MTV Video MusicAwards…
Dancer : Michael Silas (Lady Gaga , Nicole Sherzinger, Christina Aguilera, Ne-Yo, Hillary Duff, Kelly Rowland…)
Dancer : Ektor Silvas (Rihanna, Ricky Martin, Pitbull, Chayanne, Daddy Yankee, “STEP UP 4: REVOLUTION”…)
Dancer : Engels Santana (Estelle, Kat Deluna, JoJo, Ludacris, film “Tron” (Walt Disney)
Facts & Charts
• Previously signed to Sanctuary Records
• 16 consecutive weeks on the U.S. Billboard Dance Charts with “Naked” in 2011
• #12 U.S. Billboard Dance Charts with “Naked” in 2011
• Billboard’s #2 Breakout Artist with “Feel So Alive” in 2011
• #23 U.S. Billboard Dance Charts with “Feel So Alive” in 2011
• Top 20 on Zip DJ and Dixie Dance Kings Charts with “Feel So Alive”
• 400,000 views on youtube first week of launching of “Feel So Alive” official video,
• #25 most viewed video on YouTube (entertainment category) in its first week
• #98 most viewed video on YouTube all categories in its first week
• “Feel So Alive” is supported by Eddie Gordon (Media2Radio), Paul Van Dyk, Jerome Farley, 200 DJs in France, 100 DJs in the U.K., 400 DJs on the media2radio panel and 100 U.S. Billboard reporters.
• The “Feel So Alive” video has been seen around the world, garnering nearly 700,000 views on YouTube.