Gracie Abrams, an up-and-coming singer-songwriter, released a clip of her performing her song ’21’ in a mesmerizing acoustic performance. Check it out yourself!
If you’ve never heard of Gracie Abrams before, look no further! We’re here to tell you all about this rising talent! Gracie considers herself a songwriter first and foremost. She first started writing when she was just 8 years old. Gracie says that it was Joni Mitchell’s lyrics that inspired her to start writing.
“Her lyricism is very much what compelled me to start writing when I was 8, which is also when I started playing piano.”Gracie Abrams
She also credits artists like Carole King, Tyler, The Creator, and The 1975 as other big inspirations.
Over the last few years, Gracie shared a lot of clips of her songs on social media which led to her having an audience of over 200K followers before she even got to release her first official song! That first song was ‘Mean It’, a song with very vulnerable lyrics. Check it out below!
Gracie Abrams’ song ’21’ has received lots of praise from places like THE FADER and Pigeons & Planes. Gracie managed to capture so many emotions with this song and her lyrics are beautifully written. Here is the original version of the song:
We also recommend that you check out her recent single ‘Stay’! This song is our personal favorite!
What is your favorite Gracie Abrams song? Do you prefer the original or the acoustic version of ’21’? Sound off on Twitter @thehoneypop!
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