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isulMay 19th, 2015

The video for “Insulto” is out now!

 The day is finally here. After being awarded as the Best International Artist at the MIN Awards in Spain, Fran shared with all her fans the music video for “Insulto”, the 3rd single of Tajo Abierto. The video sends a strong message against prejudice and discrimination, and it’s a true statement for sexual diversity.

Watch now!

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Fran won the MIN Award for Best International Artist!

 Today in Madrid, Spain, independent music celebrated at the annual Independent Music Awards 2015 (Premios de la Música Independiente). Although Fran couldn’t be there, she also celebrated in the distance when she was announced as the winner for the Best International Artist award! In a video, Fran thanked her team in Spain as well as everyone who voted for her. Congrats, Fran!

April 8th, 2015

Fran’s nominated for the Independent Music Awards in Spain!

 We have yet another reason to celebrate! Today it was announced that Fran’s in the running to be the Best International Artist in the Independent Music Awards (Premios de la Música Independiente) in Spain. In her category she’s facing fierce competition from renowned artists like Caribou, The War on Drugs, Future Islands and Rubén Blades. Voting will be online and held until April 26th.

Log on now and vote for Fran here! 

 

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Go behind the scenes of “Armadura”!

While Fran’s still touring through Chile, the singer took the time to share with her fans an exclusive sneak peek behind the scenes of her latest video, “Armadura”. Know every detail, from the hair and make up and wardrobe changes, to deleted scenes and the intimate moment Fran and her crew shared once the shooting wrapped.

Check out the “Making of” for “Armadura” here

January 20th, 2015

Francisca performs at the opening ceremony of the Men’s Handball World Championship in Doha, Qatar

Alongside 14 other artists from all over the world, Francisca stepped into the stage of the opening ceremony of the Men’s Handball World Championship in Doha, Qatar. Fran was part of the performance of the official anthem of the competition titled “Live it”.

Check out Fran’s pics from her journey!

 

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Francisca debuts in Pandora’s Whiteboard Sessions

During her visit to Pandora’s headquarters last August, Francisca joined the long list of artists featured in the website’s Whiteboard Sessions, which include Los Amigos Invisibles, Russian Red, CSS, Mary Lambert and The Pains of Being Pure at Heart among, many others.
During her presentation, she captured her audience with stripped down voice-piano (rhodes) versions of “Quiero Verte Mas”,  “Siempre eres Tú”, “Prenderemos Fuego al Cielo” and “Almost Superstars” - the latter three featured in her recent album Tajo Abierto.

 

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Tajo Abierto chosen among this year’s best!

Closing a great and fruitful year, Francisca’s latest album, Tajo Abierto, was selected as one of this year’s favorites on iTunes. Francisca’s in good company too. Also chosen for the best of the year are Jack White’s Lazaretto, and Lara del Rey’s Ultraviolence. Also, music blog KCRW also selected Tajo Abierto as one of the Top 10 albums of the year.

Check it out!

 

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Listen to Tajo Abierto‘s second single: “Armadura”!

After the success of “Prenderemos Fuego al Cielo”, today Francisca released the second single off Tajo Abierto exclusively for Chilean radio .“Armadura” is classic pop song, with an ambitious and highly delicate production, about honesty and openness. “Armadura”‘s official video will be premiering in January on Francisca’s Vevo channel.

Listen to “Armadura” here!

 

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Take a look at how Tajo Abierto was made!

From the work in the studio to the little room Fran made her workshop. Take a peek at all the details on the making and recording of Fran’s latest album in the “Making Of” video of Tajo Abierto.

Watch now!

 

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Fran wins at the 40 América awards!

Only 24 hours had passed since Fran presented her latest album Tajo Abierto in Santiago, when she stepped into the stage of the 40 America awards in Buenos Aires, Argentina. There, she performed her song “Siempre eres Tú” and also received the award for Best Chilean Artist. In her acceptance speech, she thanked 40 Principales for supporting her throughout her career, and also her fans for voting.

Watch her full performance here!

 

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