Known for her powerful vocals and catchy melodies, Jess Glynne rose to fame as a singer and songwriter of pop, R&B and dance music. Born in the Hampstead district of London, she harbored dreams of becoming a singer from an early age and once auditioned for a spot on The X Factor. She now holds more No. 1 hits in the UK than any other solo female artist. Glynne cites Amy Winehouse, Adele, Whitney Houston and Aretha Franklin as some of the major influences on her own music.
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Jess Glynne got her first big break in the music industry as a featured artist on the 2014 hit song "My Love" by Route 94. Based on the success of "My Love," the British electronic band Clean Bandit invited her to perform on the single "Rather Be" as a featured artist. The song peaked at No. 1 in several countries, including the UK. It also won a 2015 Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording. After signing with Atlantic Records, Glynne embarked on her own solo career. Her debut album, I Cry When I Laugh, came out on August 21, 2015 and performed well throughout Europe. The singles "I Hold My Hand" and "Don't Be So Hard on Yourself" both reached No. 1 in the UK. With her newfound fame, Jess Glynne made appearances at the 2016 Austin City Limits Festival, the Life Is Beautiful Festival in Las Vegas and Lollapalooza Berlin. She also recorded a cover of the song "If I Can't Have You" for the musical version of Saturday Night Fever. In October 2018, Glynne released her sophomore effort, Always in Between, which peaked at No. 1 in the UK. The album produced another No. 1 British hit single with "I'll Be There." During the same year, she performed the song "Come Alive" for the soundtrack to the film The Greatest Showman. On the award circuit, Jess Glynne has received multiple nominations from the Brit Awards, the MTV Europe Music Awards and the BBC Music Awards, among many others. In 2019, she appeared on the Australian soap opera Neighbors as herself.
Where can I purchase Jess Glynne tickets?
Tickets to all Jess Glynne concerts are available at the online ticket vendor StubHub.
Is Jess Glynne touring in 2019?
Jess Glynne is currently touring throughout the United Kingdom until the end of August to promote her album Always in Between. She is planning to appear at the Wolverhamptom Racecourse, the Custom House Square in Belfast and the Big Feastival 2019 in Kingham. On the European mainland, she will appear at the Karkle Festival in Klaipeda, Lithuania. Jess Glynne had previously toured throughout the United States and Europe in the first half of 2019. She also made several appearances as the opening act of the Spice Girls world tour in the United Kingdom.
What can I expect from a Jess Glynne concert?
While on tour, Jess Glynne performs a full catalog of hit songs with her soulful voice and dance routines. She is accompanied by dedicated backup dancers and a full band.
What is Jess Glynne's tour setlist like?
Jess Glynne plays a selection of her favorite songs, including "Hold My Hand," "You Can Find Me," "No One," "Rollin," "123," "Thursday," "Ain't Got Far to Go," "Hate/Love," "Take Me Home," "All I Am," "Nevermind," "I'll Be There," "Rather Be," "So Real (Warriors)," "Real Love" and "My Love." The setlist may change depending on where she's performing.
How long is a Jess Glynne concert?
Jess Glynne's concerts can last up to an hour and a half, depending on the venue.
Which artists are similar to Jess Glynne?
Fans of Jess Glynne might want to check out other British solo pop artists with powerful voices, such as Anne-Marie or Adele.Back to Top
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