Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars actress) has signed a record deal with Hollywood Records, which represents a number of other young talent such as Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez.

Hale has become known for playing Aria on the hit ABC Family drama, which airs on Tuesdays, but it was actually a reality show signing competition where she got her first big break.

In a statement, Hale said:

“I’m overjoyed and honored to become a member of the Hollywood Records family. I’ve admired the careers they’ve made and can’t wait to see how my musical path is paved out. I’d just like to thank Ken Bunt [Executive Vice President of Disney Music Group] and everyone involved for giving me the chance to show a whole different side of myself, which is a huge passion for music.”

Her first album is expected to be released in 2013. For Now enjoy her Pictures Below.