It’s been nearly three years since we’ve been graced us with a new Fantasia album, and now, the wait is almost over.
Billboard reports that the Side Effects of You singer has signed with Primary Wave Entertainment management, and fans can expect her new album sometime next year.
“This journey has not always been easy, but my fight to continue singing has molded me into the woman that I am,” she said in a statement. “Change had to come, and this one in particular feels oh so good.”
Even better? The soulful singer is returning to American Idol—the reality show that launched her career more than 10 years ago—for a guest appearance during next year’s farewell season.