2 years later, she was signed to Jive Records and recorded demo tracks with some of her idols. But after 3 years, her single was never released and her deal was shelved. She couldn't get a new record deal so after struggling for years in LA, she moved back to Australia.
Has a long distance relationship with her boyfriend of six years who lives in LA.
Following on from the Seven Network announcement that Samantha Jade has taken out The X Factor title for 2012, Sony Music Entertainment Australia is pleased to release Samantha’s debut single What You’ve Done To Me!
Her debut album, Samantha Jade will be released on Friday 7 December 2012, and will feature her X Factor journey that the 25 year old from Perth, Western Australia has taken through the final 12 featuring re-recorded studio tracks of some of the incredible performances on the show including UFO, Breakeven, Wide Awake and Free Fallin’, as well as recordings of her standout performance & number #1 iTunes song, Heartless and her winning single, What You’ve Done To Me.
Ian Hogg, CEO FremantleMedia Australia & Asia Pacific, says "With The X Factor brand going from strength to strength globally this is a very exciting and unique opportunity for Samantha to launch an international career with Sony. Denis Handlin and his team are the masters of nurturing talent."
Samantha Jade- Breakeven
Samantha Jade - Firestrater