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Icon For Hire

Alternative & Pop
from Decatur, IL

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Icon For Hire's latest self-titled, sophomore album, Icon For Hire, debuted #11 on the Billboard Top Independent Albums chart, and #5 Alternative iTunes. Their videos for "Make A Move", "Get Well", and "Off With Her Head" have received over 15 million views on YouTube.

Their debut album, Scripted, marked a milestone as the highest charting debut album in their label's history. The album debuted on the Billboard 200 Album chart, peaked at #4 on the iTunes Rock chart, and charted at 19 overall.

Frontwoman, Ariel ("R-E-L"), is a Swedish born fashion designer who designs and personally makes clothing for her own fashion line, Custom Catastrophes. Additionally, she hosts THE REL SHOW which went #1 iTunes Music Video Podcast 16 weeks in a row, Top 10 overall. Ariel is also the star of DIY Network's "Sewing With Flames" & HGTV's 'Smart Home' Front Door series.