Media Release: Tuesday July 4, 2017
Jessica Mauboy brings “All the Hits” to Foxtel
Foxtel Original premieres Friday July 21 at 8pm on [V] HITS
or stream instantly on Foxtel Now
Celebrate Jessica Mauboy’s incredible and diverse music with her “All the Hits” Live national tour filmed exclusively for Foxtel, premiering Friday July 21 at 8pm only on [V] Hits. One of Australia’s most successful artists, Jessica Mauboy is an award-winning singer, songwriter and actress whose talents span across the entertainment industry and musical genres from her roots in country, to dance, ballads and R&B hits.
Mauboy’s “All the Hits” Live 90-minute special was recorded from Sydney’s ICC Theatre in April 2017 and takes viewers on a musical journey through her successful career starting with her pre-Australian Idol country covers LeAnn Rimes’ Blue and Tammy Wynette’s Stand By Your Man. Performances also include all the hits that have made Mauboy one of Australia’s favourite artists from her Top 10 albums including her first number one hit Burn, as well as Never Be the Same, This Ain’t Love, Beautiful, Inescapable, Pop a Bottle, and many more.
Throughout the special Mauboy sings local classics Better Be Home Soon (Crowded House) and Flame Trees (Cold Chisel), and also delivers Whitney Houston’s I Have Nothing. Rounding out the show are songs from Mauboy’s film and television acting roles including Home to Me, an original from The Secret Daughter TV series soundtrack, and Merle Haggard’s Today I Started Loving You Again from The Sapphires movie.
Fraser Stark, Foxtel’s Arts & Music Channel Manager said, “Ever since Jessica Mauboy was discovered over a decade ago, Australia has fallen in love with this dazzling and accomplished performer. If you missed the mind-blowing “All the Hits” Live tour, Foxtel has you covered bringing Jess’s remarkable anthology exclusive to [V] Hits available to all Foxtel subscribers.”
Jessica Mauboy grew up in outback Australia originating from the indigenous KuKu Yalanji tribe. Since being discovered in 2006 on the hit show Australian Idol, Mauboy has been in Australia’s spotlight and has been an entertainment force both locally and overseas. Mauboy has sold over 2.5 million units in Australia and achieved eighteen top 30 hit singles from three studio albums. In 2010 Mauboy included actress to her title when she made her film debut in the Australian film musical Bran Nue Dae, and since then has starred in The Sapphires, The Secret Daughter and in has
appeared in numerous roles and as herself on Australian screens.
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