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

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