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Gabrielle Aplin

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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 #2 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. Alpin's follow-up LP, Light Up the Dark, arrived in September 2015. ~ Scott Kerr
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Gabrielle Aplin

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

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