Laura Aston is a UK Female Country Artist originally from the west midlands.
Laura's music career started to take off following a social media video going viral of her performing an Elvis classic, the video reached over 5 million views and Laura started to gain a lot of attention.
In 2017 Laura answered an advert to attend an audition for Legacy Records, the company were working alongside a TV network that were looking for a girl group. Following Laura’s audition she was invited in to meet with the management team who expressed an interest in taking Laura forward as a solo artist but felt she had the makings of a great country artist, Laura who has been a life long Country music fan agreed and signed a management deal with Legacy.
Over the following months Laura spent a lot of time in development working on a new style of music with the team and working alongside writers on original material whilst continuing to build a strong online following.
In 2018 Laura was approached to work alongside a charity who wanted to release a single, management agreed to released through Legacy Records as Laura’s first single, the song “Remember Me” a ballad written by writers at Legacy Records was released and soared up the country music charts to gain the number 1 spot.
Following the success of the first single Laura started working with Kevin Fisher in Nashville on the next 2 single releases. “ Bible Paper Thin” was released in mid 2018 and went straight in at number 1, the upbeat country hit was played continuously over national radio in the U.K and in Nashville and received the award for hot country track of the week on Chris Country Radio in the UK.
Laura was then invited to perform at the Genting Arena at the Nashville concert and also on Kylie’s world tour, other performances of the year included Brian Adams, Justin Timberlake, Rick Astley and UB40.
Laura’s popularity continued to grow and she was invited for interviews and performances with the BBC and Free Radio.
In December 2018 Laura released her third single “Daddies Lie” – this single release would see the 25yr old receive her 3rd number 1 single of 2018 completing an amazing year.
In 2019, Laura spent several months in the studio working on her album set for release in 2020 – Laura did however release her 4th single “Nothing Can Break Me” written by X Factor winner and Coventry local Kellimarie Willis. The single went straight into the Country charts at number 1 overtaking Dan & Shay and knocking Justin Bieber from the top spot.
The song would also go onto break the TOP 30 in the Billboard Charts and achieve the highest selling single of the day as well as the highest entry. Securing the UK country artist as, ‘The Country Breakthrough Act of 2019’.
Laura’s popularity as a country artist continues to grow and there are many exiting times ahead, she has currently received over 50 million social media hits and growing and is looking forward to performing live on her sold out tour in 2021.
The song would also go onto break the TOP 30 in the Billboard Charts and achieve the highest selling single of the day as well as the highest entry. Securing the UK country artist as, ‘The Country Breakthrough Act of 2019.
- British Country Airplay