Jackie Evancho Shares New Music Video For Modern Cover of ‘Hamilton’s “BURN”
Watch here: https://youtu.be/PDrM8-AXI3g
Fresh off of her new album, The Debut, (due out Friday) Multi-platinum recording artist, Jackie Evancho, has shared the new video for her cover of Broadway’s “BURN” from ‘Hamilton’. The video, directed by Kamp Kennedy, shows a more mature and stylized Evancho making the song feel modern and relatable to young music fans while still keeping a classic aesthetic.
About The Debut:
With her new album, ‘The Debut’, multi-platinum recording artist Jackie Evancho will match her extraordinary voice with one of most exciting reemerging genres in popular music today – Broadway’s New American Songbook: inspired by the great tradition of Broadway musicals, there’s a new generation of groundbreaking songwriters who are revitalizing the musical theater paradigm on both the stage and screen. This ‘new Broadway’ genre is adding a remarkable new chapter to the Great American Songbook. With breakthrough musicals like Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, Waitress, Once, Spring Awakening and hit films like the Greatest Showman, these songs have permeated mainstream culture – building its already impassioned musical theatre audiences while cultivating a brand-new generation of ultra-engaged young fans.
Jackie will be the first recording artist to embrace this rich body of work and re-invent it as her own. The incredible composers of this new American Songbook; Lin-Manuel Miranda, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, Stephen Schwartz, Steven Sater, Duncan Sheik, Sara Bareilles – write songs in a modern, authentic voice. They tell stories from a fresh, young perspective that are of-the-moment, breathtakingly emotional and unafraid to reach for the beautiful, bold moments of the Broadway art-form is known for.
More about Jackie:
A worldwide sensation when she was only ten years old, Jackie Evancho has moved past the exuberant promise of a child prodigy vocalist. Jackie Evancho has released a string of platinum and gold albums, with sales of over 3 million in the US. Along the way, she has also made history – the youngest solo platinum artist … the youngest Top 5 debut artist ever in the U.K. … the youngest person to give solo concert at Lincoln Center … the highest-ranking debut artist of 2010. All seven of Jackie’s albums have hit No. 1 on the Billboard Classical chart. The magnitude of her success led Billboard twice (in 2010 and 2012) to include Jackie on its list of “music movers-and-shakers under the age of 21.”
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