in 2009, featuring the top twenty singles "Stone Cold Sober" and "New York".
The album reached number nine in the United Kingdom, and was later certified double-platinum there.
She became involved in an album artwork competition with BBC Blast in November 2009, in which teenagers won the chance to work alongside leading artists, photographers and music industry professionals to create new publicity artwork for the singer.
Not being one hundred percent convinced the label executives decided to wait.
During this time Charrington regularly checked Faith's My Space page "to see if she had something that had a special direction or sound." The Times described the tour as being "full of theatrical artifice, but based on the rock-solid foundation of [Faith]'s sensational singing voice and a personality that sparkled like a rough diamond".
She also appeared on current events programme This Week discussing her views on the British education system with Michael Portillo.
In the same month she appeared as a guest on Never Mind the Buzzcocks, performed the song "Upside Down" on The Hollyoaks Music Show and performed her single "New York" on Friday Night with Jonathan Ross.
is an English singer, songwriter and actress, known for her retro and eccentric style.
Faith released her debut album Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful?'" Although she had been looking for a manager, she was still wary about entering into a formal agreement with Binns and Wåhlberg, preferring instead to build their relationship before any contracts were signed.The managers spent six months to a year helping Faith with the A&R process, setting up sessions, and guiding and advising her before she was officially signed to Lateral Management."Ready for the Good Life" was released as the first single from the re-release on 9 November 2014. On 15 November 2014 Faith joined the charity group Band Aid 30 along with other British and Irish pop acts, recording the latest version of the track "Do They Know It's Christmas?The album track "Take Me", from A Perfect Contradiction which was written by Faith, John Legend and Mr Hudson, is featured on a Joseph Altuzarra commercial for the U. " at Sarm West Studios in Notting Hill, London, to raise money for the 2014 Ebola crisis in West Africa.She then studied for an MA in theatre directing at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, funding herself by working in various part-time jobs, including sales assistant at Agent Provocateur, singer in a burlesque cabaret, a bartender, a life model and a magician's assistant.