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Gabrielle Aplin

English singer/songwriter Gabrielle Aplin shot to fame in the U.K. toward the end of 2012, when her haunting rendition of Frankie Goes to Hollywood's hit "The Power of Love" was used in the Christmas advertising campaign for retailer John Lewis. Aplin was raised in the small village of Sutton Benger, Wiltshire, where she learned to play guitar at the age of 11, before also taking up the piano. Her musical development was documented on her YouTube channel, which includes a collection of diverse cover versions of artists such as Bon Iver, Bob Dylan, and Katy Perry. Her digital videos amassed a huge following and she soon began to write her own original material. This led to her first self-released EPs, Acoustic EP (2010), Never Fade (2011), and Home (2012), which illustrated her penchant for honest, heartfelt songwriting, and uncovered her own folk sound. After Never Fade was released in 2011, Aplin was invited to BBC's Maida Vale studios to perform on the BBC Introducing… sessions as her star continued to rise. Following more internet exposure, alongside airtime on BBC's Radio 1 and a headline tour, Aplin signed to Parlophone and began working on material for her debut full-length. During this period her popular cover version of Frankie Goes to Hollywood's "The Power of Love" made it to number one in the U.K. charts. In 2013, Aplin released her debut full-length album English Rain, which featured a body of new work, alongside the title track from her early EP Home. The album was a success, reaching number two in the U.K. and, to coincide with the 2014 U.S. release of her English Rain EP, she went on her first North American tour. Aplin's follow-up LP, Light Up the Dark, arrived in September 2015. In 2016 Aplin became a sensation in Brazil when her song "Home" appeared in the popular soap opera Totalmente Demais -- she even made a cameo in the final episode of the season. That same year saw the release of an EP, Miss You. ~ Scott Kerr
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Gabrielle Aplin

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Albums by
Gabrielle Aplin

Top Songs by
Gabrielle Aplin

  1.   Song
  2.   Please Don't Say You Love Me
  3.   Panic Cord
  4.   Wake Up With Me
  5.   Night Bus
  6.   Coming Home
  7.   Miss You
  8.   Letting Go
  9.   Alive
  10.   Reverse
  11.   November
  12.   The Power of Love
  13.   More Than Friends
  14.   Puzzle Piece
  15.   Never Fade
  16.   What Did You Do?
  17.   Together
  18.   Sweet Nothing
  19.   Slip Away
  20.   Fools Love
  21.   Skeleton
  22.   Light Up the Dark
  23.   A Case of You
  24.   Evaporate
  25.   Ready to Question
  26.   Keep on Walking
  27.   Salvation
  28.   Ghosts
  29.   Mountains
  30.   How Do You Feel Today?
  31.   You Don't Like Dancing
  32.   Stranger Side
  33.   Lying to the Mirror
  34.   Out on My Own
  35.   Keep Pushing Me
  36.   This Side of the Moon
  37.   Hurt
  38.   Shallow Love
  39.   Heavy Heart
  40.   Home
  41.   Human
  42.   Start of Time
  43.   Let Me In
  44.   Run for Cover
  45.   Anybody out There
  46.   The House We Never Built
  47.   Take Me Away
  48.   Liar and the Lighter
  49.   Romeo Must Die
  50.   A While

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