https://nashvilleinsider.tv/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Gabby_Barrett_2.jpg 653 980 Michael Glynn https://nashvilleinsider.tv/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/logo-yes.png Michael Glynn2021-12-17 19:02:422021-12-17 19:02:42GABBY BARRETT TOPS BANNER YEAR
Flies High on Coveted Year-End Charts Across Country + AC
Performing on CBS’ New Year’s Eve Live: Nashville’s Big Bash (12/31)
Gabby Barrett “has had one of the most recognizable faces in country,” deems Variety, as Warner Music Nashville’s MULTI-PLATINUM star closes another monumental year on top.
Reigning Billboard’s Top Country Artists – Female year-end chart at #1, she’s also the only Country artist to appear on all-genre Top Artists – Female at #10. The #4 Top Country Artist, hits at #3 on Hot Country Songs Artists and #6 on all-genre Adult Contemporary Artists. Barrett’s breakout hits rule too with “I Hope” (feat. Charlie Puth) at #3 on all-genre Adult Contemporary Songs and her debut version #3 on Hot Country Songs, plus “The Good Ones” at #31 and #6 respectively.
High-flying on the Mediabase year-end charts as well, Barrett scores #5 among all-genre Most Played Artists at AC. “The Good Ones” makes her the only female artist inside the Top 20 most-played Country songs at #10. With two spotlights on all-genre AC, “I Hope” (feat. Charlie Puth) notches #3 while “The Good Ones” is #37, alongside all-genre Hot AC at #10 with “I Hope” (feat. Charlie Puth). Likewise, she rounds out as the #2 most-played Top Female at Country Aircheck/Mediabase.
Continuing the gold rush of accolades, she was just named Top Female Artist-Songwriter (Sony Music Publishing) by the National Music Publishers’ Association’s Gold & Platinum Program with five certifications for “I Hope” and “The Good Ones.” In addition, Country Now awarded Barrett Favorite Female Empowerment Anthem for her most recent single, “Footprints on the Moon,” during the fan-voted 2021 Country Now Awards. In February 2022, she’s also set to appear among the top five New Faces of Country Music after being chosen by the members of Country Radio Broadcasters for the elite show at Country Radio Seminar (CRS) 2022 in Nashville, TN.
Toasting to a record-breaking 2021, Barrett will count down until midnight with a performance off her award-winning, GOLD debut, GOLDMINE, during CBS’ five-hour special, New Year’s Eve Live: Nashville’s Big Bash, on December 31. Hosted by Bobby Bones with co-host Rachel Smith, the Music City party airs from 8-11 p.m. ET/PT and 11:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. ET/PT. Listen to her latest release, GOLDMINE (DELUXE), here.
ABOUT GABBY BARRETT:
Warner Music Nashville’s MULTI-PLATINUM star Gabby Barrett is setting the trend in Country music. Amassing over 1.7 BILLION global streams to her credit, the powerhouse vocalist’s expanded version of her acclaimed debut album, GOLDMINE (DELUXE), is out now, as her top-streaming GOLD breakout LP featured her meteoric 5X PLATINUM “I Hope” – the most-streamed Country song of 2020; 4-week Hot AC #1 crossover “I Hope (feat. Charlie Puth)” – which earned the iHeartRadio Titanium Award for reaching over 1 BILLION radio spins; PLATINUM three-week #1 “The Good Ones”; and latest chart-rising single, “Footprints on the Moon.” Reigning atop the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart for a record-breaking 27 weeks, “I Hope” was also the first debut single by a solo female artist to top the Country radio charts since 2017 and made her the youngest artist with a #1 debut at Country radio in over two decades. Crowned ACM New Female Artist of the Year, Barrett has added even more elite wins to her goldmine of accolades from Billboard Music Awards, iHeartRadio Music Awards, CMT Music Awards, plus honored as one of the five 2021 CMT Artists of the Year. She was the MOST-NOMINATED Country music female at the 2021 American Music Awards, earning Favorite Country Album (GOLDMINE) and Favorite Country Song (“The Good Ones”). Co-host of the 12th annual holiday special, CMA Country Christmas; supporting an in-demand tour with Thomas Rhett; recognized as Billboard’s Top New Country Artist of 2020; an Amazon Music Breakthrough artist; one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Music; and listed in Variety’s 2020 Young Hollywood Impact Report, Barrett continues to prove why she’s “the face of Gen-Z Country” (HITS).