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Lisa McHugh wins ‘Best Country Single’ with her hit ‘Who I Am’

Singer sensation, Lisa McHugh, continues her journey to becoming the undisputed heroine of Irish country-music.

 

Lisa is a prolific recording artist, boasting an extensive discography containing 7 albums including Wildfire which reached number 7. Her album #Country went straight into the top 10 of the Irish charts, peaking at number 3. #LisaLive, McHugh’s sixth album, accompanied by her first live DVD was recorded live at a sold-out Marketplace Theatre in Armagh. Her latest album, Who I Am, features the co-written stand-out song Country Girl, which has received widespread critical and audience acclaim.

 

Lisa is an all-round entertainer. Alongside her celebrated music career, she is also a highly accomplished TV presenter. The multi-talented artist has previously had her own hit TV series On The Road With Lisa and she also co-presented the Irish TV awards broadcast live, globally.

 

Lisa has won an enormous number of awards and accolades throughout her illustrious career including the prestigious ‘Female Entertainer’ and ‘Female Vocalist of the Year’ for five consecutive years on the spin. Lisa recently won ‘Single of the year’ for her hit ‘Who I Am’ taken from her recent album of the same name. Lisa received the prestigious ward at this years Irish Post Country Music Awards at Millenium Forum Derry.

 

To catch up on this years Irish Post Awards, go to: TG4 Irish Post Awards

For all tour dates visit www.lisamchughmusic.com/tour

Images by The Irish Post.

LISA MCHUGH ‘Y’all Come’

Singer sensation, Lisa McHugh, continues her journey to becoming the undisputed heroine of Irish country-music as she returns with the rousing, toe-tapping summer-single Ya’ll Come. Originally a Dolly Parton hit, Lisa delivers a tremendous version of the cult country classic. While Lisa remains faithful to the original song, she brings her own sparkle and unique spin to a well-known number. Lisa’s rendition of Ya’ll Come follows on from her hugely successful single Apple Jack, also a Parton cover.

 

The Glaswegian-born entertainer is based in County Fermanagh, although frequently swaps the snapping Northern Irish wind and rain for sun-soaked Nashville, Texas, for performances, recording and writing sessions.

 

Previous song-writing trips to the States saw Lisa perform with long-time friends Gene Watson and Larry Gatlin at country music’s global capital with stunning performances at the famous Grand Ole Opry. Lisa’s most recent trip has been well documented and can be seen on her Vlogs uploaded via YouTube. Designed to provide a stripped back, behind the scenes view of the “real” Lisa, fans can now catch a glimpse at Lisa’s travel itinerary including studio time, visits to Dollywood and trips to the Rocky Mountain.

 

A lifelong Dolly fan, Lisa has been steeped in country since childhood. Lisa’s parents are devoted Country fans who introduced her to a wide range of Country music heavy-weights from Shania Twain to Alan Jackson.

 

With her musical talent developing at break-neck speed, Lisa’s burning ambition to be a country-music star success which led her to quit her job at her father’s construction business in Scotland and move to Ireland. Lisa rapidly rounded up a backing band and began to tour the Country-music live circuit. Her seductive and enticing live performances soon accumulated an army of fans and has seen her become the most touted and talked about star in country-music.

 

Lisa has won an enormous number of awards and accolades throughout her illustrious career including the prestigious ‘Female Entertainer’ and ‘Female Vocalist of the Year’ for five consecutive years on the spin.

 

Lisa is a prolific recording artist, boasting an extensive discography containing 7 albums including Wildfire which reached number 7. Her album #Country went straight into the top 10 of the Irish charts, peaking at number 3. #LisaLive, McHugh’s sixth album, accompanied by her first live DVD was recorded live at a sold-out Marketplace Theatre in Armagh. Her latest album, Who I Am, features the co-written stand-out song Country Girl, which has received widespread critical and audience acclaim.

 

Lisa is an all-round entertainer. Alongside her celebrated music career, she is also a highly accomplished TV presenter. The multi-talented artist has previously had her own hit TV series On The Road With Lisa and she also co-presented the Irish TV awards broadcast live, globally.

 

Lisa McHugh’s ever-expanding legions of fans are eagerly anticipating her next move. After returning from Nashville armed with new material and with shows booked throughout the UK and Ireland, Lisa’s busy 2018 schedule is crammed with excitement and possibilities.

To view the single on iTunes follow this  link;

 

For full tour listings please visit Lisa’s website at: www.lisamchughmusic.com, alternatively, visit Lisa’s Facebook. For further queries please contact promo@risingpr.com

Lisa McHugh to perform at the Opry Le Daniel

Lisa McHugh will take to the Millennium Forum on May 19th to perform in the Opry Le Daniel.

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Lisa McHugh was reared listening to country music quickly coming to prominence after entering TG4’s talent show ‘Glór Tíre’ and shortly afterwards formed her own band and began touring the country.
At only 28, she has won 14 awards to date in under three years including ‘Female Vocalist of the Year’, three years in a row and ‘Outstanding Achievement on the World Stage’ in 2012 when she appeared as a guest of the legendary Gene Watson.
She was also voted Female Artist of the Year at the RTÉ Irish Country Music Awards, and  host, Daniel O’Donnell best summed up Lisa’s impact when saying ‘The young country artist has dazzled the Irish country music scene with her style, charm and charisma’.

Lisa McHugh – Who I Am

Lisa McHugh has released her highly anticipated single ‘Who I Am’ taken from her current number one album of the same name.

This single shows the real side to the country sensation in the powerful ballad with a biopic that puts pictures to the lyrics of the song showing footage of her Scottish homeland where Lisa retuned to last week to record the video.

Speaking today Lisa said: “I wanted the video to capture all parts of ‘Who I Am’ and I decided to do that through a somewhat sentimental journey home”.

The single ‘Who I Am’ gives an insight to Lisa not only as a performer but also as a regular young woman. Lisa has promised to take us down memory lane with this prominent single which is also soundbite of her early family life.

Lisa will let fans share this personal experience when the video is released this week.

She added that she left the cameras rolling as she looked through old family albums to see exactly how far she has come, who she shared her life with as she was growning up and also those who are still in her life today;

“Everything and everyone who has made me “Who I Am”.

To purchase the single via iTunes follow the link below;
https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/who-i-am-single/1368561246

Lisa McHugh to headline the Star Studded Concert of Country

Glaswegian born and now a Fermanagh resident Lisa McHugh who recorded “Play Me The Waltz of the Angels’ which saw Lisa achieve her highest ever viewing for a video with over 5 million. Lisa shot to prominence after her appearance on the TG4 talent show Glor Tire and has become one of Ireland’s leading lights in country music.

Lisa has become Ireland’s leading female entertainer and leading female vocalist having reigned the title for 5 years now. She will join a fantastic line up to headline this Star Studded celebration of Irish country music.

 

Tickets available at hotel reception and Ticketmaster nationwide.

 

FREE music sample – Lisa McHugh
GIRL WITH THE FISHING ROD

FREE music sample – Lisa McHugh
PLAY ME THE WALTZ OF THE ANGELS

Lisa McHugh – The Story So Far

With the determination and talent to last a lifetime, Lisa McHugh is a Glaswegian born star that’s more than ready to shine.

With her mum and dad’s love for country music, Lisa was introduced to the scene at a young age. She grew up listening to everything from Daniel O’ Donnell to Alan Jackson and with a huge passion for music, Lisa quickly learned how to play guitar and began singing.

With her talent growing each day and immense drive and determination, Lisa’s ambition to pursue a career in country music grew and in June 2010 she left her job in her dad’s construction business and moved to Ireland. She quickly put together her band, with her connections in the business after travelling to and fro for gigs, and soon got her show on the road. Now with a crew of 10 and a show that has scores of people dancing all night long, Lisa is certainly living the dream.

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