Wrapping up a major year, Ella Mai lands a new worldwide publishing deal with Sony/ATV Music. The announcement came from the company who is looking forward to working with the singer as her career continues to grow.

“Ella Mai is an astonishing new talent who has rightly emerged as one of 2018’s biggest breakout artists,” said Sony/ATV co-president, U.S. Rick Krim to Billboard. “We are honored that she has chosen Sony/ATV as her music publisher and we cannot wait to work with her on what promises to be an outstanding career.”

Ella Mai is cited as one of the “most exciting new artists to emerge this year” as detailed by Sony/ATV svp, co-head of West Coast A&R Jennifer Knoepfle.

Ella Mai has recently wrapped up a string of high-profile holiday performances for Thanksgiving and Christmas and is set to close out the year in the annual Dick Clark New Year’s Eve celebration. These performances follow her album going gold in one week. Ella Mai will also tour the country in 2019.