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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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Stations Featuring
Gabrielle Aplin

    Acoustic Rock

    Acoustic Rock
    1 song

Albums by
Gabrielle Aplin

Top Songs by
Gabrielle Aplin

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

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