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News: X Factor Winner Marlisa Releases Debut Single ‘Stand By You’

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(AUS) Following on from the Seven Network announcement that Marlisa has taken out The X Factor title for 2014, Sony Music Entertainment Australia has announced that Marlisa’s debut single ‘Stand By You’ is available to purchase through digital retailers now.

Marlisa will release her self-titled debut album on Friday November 7th, featuring re-recorded studio tracks of some of her incredible performances on the show including ‘Nothing Else Matters,’ ‘Titanium’ and ‘Girl On Fire,’ as well as her winning single, ‘Stand By You.’ The album is available to pre order now.

‘Stand By You’ was written by Australia’s premium songwriting duo, Anthony Egizii and David Musumeci aka DNA Songs. The pair have written numerous multi-platinum singles including Grammy award winner and global superstar Ricky Martin’s ‘Come With Me,’ Jessica Mauboy’s ‘Never Be The Same,’ and last year’s X Factor winner, Dami Im’s ‘Alive’ which debuted at #1 on the ARIA charts and achieved Gold sales in the first week of release.

Marlisa was only 14 years old when she wowed the judges in her audition for The X Factor, performing The Beatles classic ‘Yesterday.’ The Mt Druitt local who was the youngest contestant in the competition went on to deliver some of the greatest performances of the season, with a total of 3 hits ranking in the top 40 on the iTunes charts.

1. Stand By You
2. Yesterday
3. All By Myself
4. Hopelessly Devoted To You
5. Let It Go
6. Nothing Else Matters
7. Try
8. Titanium
9. Somewhere Over The Rainbow
10. Girl On Fire
11. Impossible