COOL COUNTRY UPSTART JILLIAN JACQUELINE PREMIERES “HOLIER THAN THOU” ON VEVO
Singer/Songwriter Is The First Country Artist Selected For Vevo's dscvr 2018 Artists To Watch Program Joining Brett Eldredge’s THE LONG WAY TOUR Beginning April 2018
Big Loud Records rising star JILLIAN JACQUELINE is showcasing her cool Country edge in the new stripped-down video for “Holier Than Thou,” now live on Vevo. Featuring just Jacqueline and her guitar, her standout vocals shine through the tongue-in-cheek lyrics to the song featured on her recently released EP, SIDE A. Click here to watch “Holier Than Thou”: http://vevo.ly/YdOWV1
With her career poised to skyrocket in 2018, Jacqueline is the first-ever Country artist tapped for Vevo’s dscvr Artists To Watch program. The prestigious list is a globe-spanning collection of 20 up-and-coming artists set to breakout over the next year and includes alums such as Sam Smith, Alessia Cara and more. Adding to the well-deserved buzz, Jacqueline has been named one of Pandora’s Country Artists To Watch 2018 and was highlighted by Amazon Music as the platform's first-ever Weekly One artist. Her debut single “Reasons” continues to take the streaming world by storm, tallying nearly 12 million Spotify streams before hitting the Country radio airwaves January 22, 2018.
After spending 2017 on tour supporting Dwight Yoakam, Ryan Adams and Billy Currington, Jacqueline was recently announced as a special guest on Brett Eldredge’s THE LONG WAY TOUR and Thomas Rhett’s LIFE CHANGES TOUR 2018, both kicking off in April. This weekend she will wrap up a string of shows opening for Bobby Bones and The Raging Idiots with performances in Oklahoma City, OK and Fayetteville, AR.
Lauded by her co-writer and renowned tunesmith Lori McKenna for her “badass rockstar vibe,” Jacqueline’s retro-chic style is on full display in the November/December issue of American Songwriter. Jacqueline, alongside producer Tofer Brown, dazzles in front of twinkling lights showcasing various guitars in a 13-page spread for the magazine’s 2017 Holiday Gear Guide, available on newsstands now.
About Jillian Jacqueline: A native of Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, Jillian Jacqueline was road-mentored by Country icon Kenny Rogers and has written and recorded alongside legends like Vince Gill and Richard Marx. Combining a progressive mindset with effortlessly raw vocals and new-school, no-holds-barred storytelling, she is part of the exciting Big Loud Records label roster (Chris Lane, Jake Owen, Morgan Wallen). Determined to do things her own way, she is taking the music scene by storm with the release of her 9-song EP, SIDE A. Vibey videos for SIDE A’s stunning tracks are live now on Vevo. The bold rising talent has intrigued Country fans and media alike with her brutally honest breakup anthem “Reasons” rocketing into Spotify’s Viral 50 USA list while gathering a striking nearly 12 million streams on this platform alone. Named early on as one of Rolling Stone’s “10 New Country Artists You Need To Know” and praised by American Songwriter as “catchy and radio-ready as hell,“ Jacqueline has been named one of Vevo’s dscvr 2018 Artists To Watch and Pandora’s Country Artists To Watch 2018 after being selected for CMT’s coveted Next Women of Country list, as well as the network’s tastemaking “17 for 2017” rundown of emerging artists. The “dazzling chanteuse-wordsmith” (Rolling Stone) has been invited to co-write with some of the biggest hitmakers in Music City, including Craig Wiseman, Shane McAnally, Natalie Hemby, Rodney Clawson, Chris Tompkins, Lori McKenna and more. In 2018 she will hit the road with Thomas Rhett for select dates on his LIFE CHANGES TOUR 2018 and will join Brett Eldredge as a special guest on THE LONG WAY TOUR after spending 2017 opening shows for Dwight Yoakam, Ryan Adams and Billy Currington. The follow up to her debut project is currently in production, with additional details coming soon. For more information, visit www.jillianjacqueline.com
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