Junior Andre signs his first recording deal
Junior Andre has signed his first record deal, following in the footsteps of his father, who tops the charts, Peter Andre.
The 16-year-old, whose mother is Andre’s ex-wife Katie Price, announced on Instagram that he has reached an agreement with Columbia Records that will kick off his music career.
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On his social media post, Junior announced that he walked into the studio six months ago to begin work on a “massive project” that led to his new deal.
In July he presented his singing together with Peter at the Fantasia Festival, where he was on stage with his father.
In his Instagram caption, Junior thanked his father for helping “develop me into an artist” after encouraging him to go into the studio and record some music.
He added: “Not to forget my mother, who always supports me. And of course my family and friends.
“I love everyone who supports me and I am very excited to go on this journey with all of you.”
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Commenting on his son’s post, Andre said he was “more than proud” while 14-year-old sister Princess also shared her congratulations.
Price also shared her pride in Junior’s accomplishments, adding a “My boy is a star” comment to his post.
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Andre and Price married in September 2005 after meeting in the Australian jungle while they were both participating in last year’s edition of I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here.
They separated in 2009, a few years after Junior and Princess were born.
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Andre has since been married again to doctor Emily MacDonagh, with whom he has a son and a daughter.
Price is now engaged to a car dealer and former Love island Candidate Carl Woods, with whom she has been dating since June 2020.
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