GABBY BARRETT MAKES STATEMENT AT COUNTRY RADIO WITH DEBUT SINGLE I HOPE
Gabby wrote the “captivating drama that pulls the listener in with each passing line” (CMT) alongside Jon Nite and Zachary Kale.
Download and stream I Hope HERE.
The sizzling breakup anthem has already claimed the NUMBER 1 spot on SiriusXM “The Highway’s” Hot 30 Countdown chart, as well as Radio Disney’s Country Top 50 chart. I Hope, a blistering tune has garnered over 34.9 Million on-demand streams and counting, while its music video is closing in on 10 Million views on YouTube alone.
Recently named Radio Disney’s Next Big Thing artist, joining the ranks of previous picks Kelsea Ballerini, Camila Cabello, Alessia Cara and many more, Gabby's on-fire riser hit I Hope claimed national media attention with two televised performances of I Hope making her return to light up ABC’s American Idol then doubling down at Disney’s ARDYs: A Radio Disney Music Celebration. Watch a clip of the performance here.
Warner Music Nashville powerhouse Gabby Barrett came into national prominence as a finalist on ABC’s American Idol in 2018, and has since burst on to the scene with debut single, I Hope. Tapped as a “Highway Find” by SiriusXM’s The Highway, one of Rolling Stone Country’s 10 Best Country and Americana Songs To Hear Now, and a CMT Artist Discovery member, Gabby and her “sizzling slow burner” (Sounds Like Nashville) are garnering serious attention from fans and media alike. Making her first return performance on American Idol for the national TV debut of the track, and taking it to Disney’s “ARDYs: A Celebration of Music,” I Hope claimed the #1 spot on SiriusXM’s “The Highway” Hot 30 Countdown and on Radio Disney’s Country Top 50 chart notching 34.9 MILLION+ on-demand streams and solidifying Gabby as “a voice you must hear” (The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review).
A native of Munhall, Pennsylvania, and one of eight children, Gabby began singing in her local gospel choir at the age of nine, started playing shows at age 11 and performed 136 shows in 2017 alone, before rising to fame on American Idol. Gabby has recently shared the stage with superstars like Luke Bryan, Chris Lane, Dustin Lynch, Jake Owen, Bebe Rexha, Sugarland, and Carrie Underwood and is currently in the studio with GRAMMY-nominated producer Ross Copperman working on her debut album release.