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

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