Dev announced today that her much-anticipated debut album “The Night The Sun Came Up” will officially drop on January 10, 2012.

In an exclusive interview with this morning, Dev explains that the reason for pushing the release of the album to January is to keep the focus on her single “In The Dark” to give it more time to mature on radio. The extra time will also allow her to write and record a few new tracks that reflect her life as it is now. Dev is pregnant of a baby girl and she’s expecting at the end of the year.