On Air Now


Listen Live Now » 95.5 FM Wausau, WI


Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
72° Feels Like: 72°
Wind: S 10 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip


Partly Cloudy 50°


Mostly Cloudy 71°

Wed Night

Cloudy 53°


Carly Rae Jepsen Is the New Face of Candie's

Image courtesy of Image Courtesy Candie's (via ABC News Radio)
Image courtesy of Image Courtesy Candie's (via ABC News Radio)

Are you a young female pop star with a massive hit single and several magazine covers under your belt?  Are you ready for the next step in your career?  Well, then, Candie's wants you.  Following in the footsteps of many a female singer before her, Carly Rae Jepsen has been revealed as the new face of the clothing brand.

The previous Candie's Girl, Lea Michele , announced the news in a YouTube video, saying, "It has been so amazing being part of the Candie's family; thank you so, so much from the bottom of my heart. And it is time now to pass on the torch to the fabulous Miss Carly Rae Jepsen!  So Carly, good luck, and make me proud!"

Carly responded via Twitter , "Thank you @MsLeaMichele ! SO Excited to be the new @Candiesbrand girl!" and added the hashtag " #Carly4Candies."  Candie's themselves then confirmed the news in a tweet , and posted a look at Carly's first ad for the brand.

Among the past female pop stars who've been featured in Candie's ads are Kelly Clarkson , Britney Spears , Vanessa Carlton , Fergie and Ashlee Simpson   .

Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio

Sizzle from MagicBullet Media, Inc. on Vimeo .