With her highly anticipated debut album, LOUDER, (available March 7, 2014), Lea Michele steps into her career as a solo artist with a vocally-driven record—exploring the breadth of her beloved pop voice. In this album, an emotionally charged singer breaks free as she shares her journey up to this point with the world. Offering a raw and intimate look into the Glee star’s perspective on love, loss, and life—LOUDER is built to move and inspire you to keep pushing forward.
“LOUDER really encompasses my experiences over the past year,” says Lea Michele. “There’s a lot of emotion but it’s also very encouraging and hopeful. It’s about continuing on and living your life in a way that’s louder, stronger and bolder.”
At just 8 years old, Lea Michele first captivated audiences when she took the stage as "Young Cosette" in Broadway’s Les Mis?rables. From there, Michele was seen performing alongside Broadway greats including Audra McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell in Ragtime, as well as Alfred Molina and the 20th anniversary cast of Fiddler on the Roof. For the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Spring Awakening, the artist’s portrayal of “Wendla” garnered Michele a Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Actress in a Musical.