In 2012, the singer released mixtape including song "Andre".
In an interview with Complex, Jo Jo shared her inspiration for the mixtape.
Recording for the album continued with "The Other Chick" in mind as the album's first single, however after Jo Jo had recorded a new song titled "Disaster" with producer Gino Barletta the label decided that the song would be a better fit as the album's first single and quickly turned "The Other Chick" into a buzz single and thus renaming "Disaster" as the albums new official lead single.
After Jo Jo was signed to be the new spokeswoman for Clearasil's newest product Perfecta Wash a new song from the album entitled "Sexy to Me" was released as a promotional single on February 28, 2012 in support of the new clearasil commercial.
One of our favorite things to do together is jam, sing, we harmonize. [is a body of work where you can really tell that you had fun creating it, and got a lot of feelings out at the same time. I’m constantly writing and recording and I have some ideas and things for the album but I haven’t officially gone in and planned anything definite just yet.
From 1972 to 2004, the most famous musician from New England known to the wider world as "Jo Jo" was Jonathan Richman, the pre-punk songwriter who led the Modern Lovers on songs like "Roadrunner," lately the subject of a campaign to make it the official rock song of Massachusetts.
"It's just been so long since I've released an album that really what I wanna bring is just quality," Jo Jo told Rap-Up. I want them to touch a wide range of people and I really want it to represent my very best work.Now at 24, the singer has stepped back into the spotlight to release her new track, "Far From Heaven".Jo Jo was just 13 years old when she released single "Leave" in 2004.The former “Leave (Get Out)” singer looks gorgeous in a short 'do rocking his flannel and later appears in a graffitied up hallway with big hair and a leather jacket.The real magic happens at the gallery, though, where Jo Jo finds out that her hip beau painted a beautiful picture of her.The pair have also shared their budding romance on social media.