While Carlie Hanson May be somewhat of a new name in the Pop scene, she has been making major waves since first infiltrating the mainstream in 2017. Through a number of well received singles, The 18 year old was able to transform stories of lost love into 70M+ streams.
With her independent releases racking up such massive numbers, it comes as no surprise that Carlie Hanson has landed on the radar of tastemakers such as CR Fashion Book, Nylon, L’Officiel, Relix, and Hillydilly while also being included in Paper Magazines “100 People Taking Over 2019,” and landed securely in Taylor Swift handpicked her for a personal Apple Music Playlist.Recently, Carlie Hanson has unleashed her debut EP, “Junk“, along with latest single, “WYA”, and it is an absolute smash. While this may have been my first into to the young artist, I was immediately taken back by her impressive lyricism, anthemic hook, ear worm melodies and overall attitude laced vibe.
While things may really just be getting rolling for Carlie Hanson, she seems to be on in the fast lane and there is nothing slowing her down. Already landing slots on notable US festivals including Bumbershoot in Seattle and Summerfest in Milwaukee – Carlie continues to wow with her live show – embarking on a successful tour with Jeremy Zucker, opening for pop superstar Troye Sivan on his “Bloom Tour” in the US, and she made her European/UK debut opening for YUNGBLUD.