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

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