Trustfall: Learn More Behind the New Album by Pink

By bonneville on February 15, 2023
Photo of Pink performing with dancers with their arms raised up in fists
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 20: P!nk performs onstage during the 2022 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on November 20, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

To anticipate the new album by Pink, Trustfall, set to be released on Friday, February 17th, learn more about the artist! Pink’s authenticity has trailblazed the way for other female pop stars to break out of the stereotype and embrace their true self. 

Pink has stated in interviews that the new album is inspired by personal events in her life including her children’s illness and her father’s death, and that it would be one of her best albums released so far. It includes the hit “Never Gonna Not Dance Again” and is her ninth album released. It comes nearly four years after her last release, Hurts 2B Human.

Early Career

Born Alecia Beth Moore in Doylestown, Pennsylvania on September 8, 1979, Pink is a singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor. She is widely recognized for her powerful vocals and songwriting skills, having written songs for other popular artists such as Drake, Sia, Kelly Clarkson, and more. She is also recognized as a trailblazing pop artist, breaking the stereotype of female artistry with raw emotional energy. 

Pink identifies as Jewish and started singing at a young age, later performing at local clubs. She started as the lead singer of the girl group Choice, an R&B group, at 16 years old. She then signed on with LaFace Records for a solo career in 1995, and Choice disbanded in 1998. 

Pink, often stylized as P!nk, has stated several reasons for how she came up with her stage name. The main one was influenced by Steve Buscemi’s character, Mr. Pink, in Reservoir Dogs.

Solo Albums

Her first album, Can’t Take Me Home, was released in 2000 with two songs reaching the Billboard Top Ten songs for “There You Go” and “Most Girls.” In 2001, she starred in “Lady Marmalade” alongside Christina Aguilera, Mya, and Lil’ Kim, becoming her first number-one single. 

Her second album, Missundaztood, was released in 2002 and sold more than 13 million copies worldwide. It remains her best-selling record and earned her two Grammy nominations for Best Pop Vocal Album and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. In the production, she sought more creative control and recruited Linda Perry of 4 Non Blondes to help her write songs for the album. It includes the hits “Get the Party Started” and “Just Like a Pill.” 

In October of 2010, she released the single “Raise Your Glass” to promote her compilation album, Greatest Hits…So Far!!! The song quickly reached the top of the Billboard Top 100, making it her tenth Top 10 hit and third number-one at the time. The song “Just Give Me a Reason,” recorded with Nate Ruess of fun. for her next album, The Truth About Love, would become her fourth number-one hit.    

Other Noteworthy Facts

Pink has also appeared in several movies and TV shows including “Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle,” “The People Speak,” and as a voice actor for “Happy Feet Two” and on an episode of Spongebob Squarepants. She also recorded the theme song for the Ellen DeGeneres Show’s 13th season, “Today’s the Day.” 

Her live performances are known for packing high energy, and she often will perform aerial stunts and other tricks to keep the audience engaged. Her performance at the 2010 Grammy Awards show involved aerial silks and received a standing ovation, which Billboard later dubbed the best performance between 2000 and 2012. Pink: Live from Wembley Arena was filmed to showcase her stage performance from her “I’m Not Dead” tour in 2006 and later released as a DVD. 

Personal Life

Pink has two children, Willow Sage and Jameson Hart from her husband, Carey Hart. They currently reside in Santa Barbara, California. 

Pink is also known for her involvement in various charitable organizations, including PETA and Stand Up to Cancer. She is outspoken about LGBTQ+ rights and supports same-sex marriage. She’s also a strong advocate for children’s health and education supporting organizations such as UNICEF and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

To promote the new album by Pink, she will be touring the US, UK, and Europe in the Summer Carnival Tour.

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