Emily Burns | Broadcast
March 15th 2019
Emily Burns (born 22 September 1994) is a singer-songwriter originally from Rugby, England, now based in London. Her music style is influenced by artists such as Tove Lo, Kehlani, Sigrid and Banks.
After entering “Live and Unsigned” competition in 2010, Emily reached the final to perform at the Indigo02. Emily was subsequently invited to attended a masterclass at Abbey Road Studios in 2010 where she met Sir Paul McCartney and Calvin Harris. She was also introduced to Rob Cass an inhouse producer at Abbey Road Studios who immediately signed Emily to Cave Productions and subsequently released the single “Plasters, Glitter And Glue” produced and mixed by Rob Cass and Pearse MacIntyre.
She performed at numerous festivals, including a tour of the Czech Republic and appearances on two different stages at the Secret Garden Party. Emily also had a slot on the BBC introducing stage at T in The Park in July 2013, which led to her being play listed on BBC Radio 1 with her release “Plasters, Glitter and Glue”. Including BBC Introducing, Emily has had support from Jamal Edwards after performing on SBTV and Mahogany Sessions in 2013.
Emily started working as a receptionist at Abbey Road Studios in 2014 to support her dream of becoming a singer where she met producer Sound Of Fractures who produced her first major single “Take It Or Leave It” released in November 2016.
Emily signed to record label 37 Adventures in July 2017 and released her first single on the label “Bitch” in January 2018 followed up with her second single “Girlfriend At The Time” released in March 2018. Emily will be releasing her first EP “Seven Scenes From The Same Summer” in July 2018.