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Ashanti previews new album, 'BraveHeart'

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MYFOXNY.COM - 2014 will bring a new album for singer and Grammy award winner Ashanti. 'BraveHeart' features the Long Island native's latest single, 'I Got It' featuring Rick Ross.

“I’m so excited. It’s like 18 right now (on the iTunes chart) and we released it about 20 hours ago,” said Ashanti during Good Day NY on Wednesday.

The singer who first hit the scene as a youngster in 2002 says things have changed drastically in the music business over the years.

“Getting records out there is very different from my first album. Social network is completely different. You have to continue reinventing,” said Ashanti.

She currently runs her own record label Written Entertainment.

"It's tough. That transition and being responsible for so much. It's a lot," said Ashanti.

The singer is also starring in the new holiday movie, 'Christmas In the City.'

It airs Dec. 7 at 8 p.m. on Lifetime.





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