Powerhouse vocalist and songwriter Gabby Barrett is one of country music’s fastest rising stars. After a breakout 2019, she continues to cross more milestones as her early career momentum builds.
Warner Music Nashville’s Barrett has eclipsed 200 million on-demand streams and her jet-fuelled revenge anthem “I Hope” is Top 15 on the US Country Radio airplay charts and is in the Top 10 Billboard Hot Country Songs list – the first debut single from a female artist to claim the honour since 2017.
Now, UK fans have chance to see her shine as she heads across the pond to play at C2C (Country To Country) Festival 2020, March 13-15, at The O2 in London and also SSE Hydro in Glasgow.
In London, Barrett will perform on the prestigious Spotlight Stage in The O2 Arena on Friday 13 March, as well as the CMW Hub Stage, plus the BBC Radio 2 Stage at Indigo and The Bluebird Café on Saturday 14 March. She will perform on the Spotlight Stage at SSE Hydro in Glasgow on Sunday 15 March.
The Pennsylvania native began singing in her local gospel choir at nine years old, and performed 136 shows in 2017 alone before rising to national prominence as a Top 3 finalist on ABC’s American Idol. A talented songwriter as well as performer, Barrett has writer credits on all three songs she has released so far.
Barrett has also previewed her upcoming Ross Copperman-produced album by releasing new songs “The Good Ones” and “Hall of Fame”.
ABOUT GABBY BARRETT:
Warner Music Nashville’s Gabby Barrett is setting the trend. Recently spotlighted as one of CMT’s Next Women of Country (Class of 2020), a 2020 MusicRow Next Big Thing artist, a SiriusXM + Pandora All-Genre and Country Artist to Watch, Radio Disney’s Next Big Thing, and Amazon Music’s Weekly One best performing Country female of 2019, she continues to rise through the ranks as “country music’s next female superstar” (Country Now). Garnering critical acclaim, Barrett’s current single “I Hope” was named one of Rolling Stone Country’s “10 Best Country and Americana Songs To Hear Now” and claimed the #1 spot on SiriusXM’s The Highway Hot 30 Countdown and on Radio Disney’s Country Top 50 chart. “A voice you must hear,” (The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review) Barrett has opened for Dierks Bentley, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Toby Keith, Chris Lane, Dustin Lynch, Jake Owen, Bebe Rexha, Cole Swindell, Sugarland, and Carrie Underwood. In 2020, she will join Brad Paisley on his World Tour and take the stage at mile marker festivals like Stagecoach, Tortuga Music Festival, and Country Jam.