Jade Helliwell is a singer-songwriter from West Yorkshire, England. Her style is a notably British blend of pop and country, influenced by the likes of Patsy Cline and Dolly Parton, as well as more contemporary artists such as Taylor Swift and Kelsea Ballerini.
Over the last couple years, she has performed alongside some of the biggest names on the country music scene, appearing regularly at festivals such as Country to Country (C2C), Buckle and Boots and Country on the Clyde. More recently she has the opportunity to open for Sam Palladio at the prestigious Nashville Meets London festival.
In May 2017, a video of Jade singing with a busker on a night out in Leeds went viral and reached 23 million views across Facebook and YouTube. Her EP quickly re-entered the charts and reached #1 in the country charts, and #8 in the official charts. She proceeded to win the Yamaha Hoedown competition and became endorsed as a Yamaha Artist.
In 2018, Jade released new EP Infatuation, proceeded by single Drive, which was
These achievements can be added to an impressive list of nominations and awards from 2017, including ‘Best Female’ and ‘Best Solo’ at the Box Radio Awards, ‘Artist of the Year’ and ‘UK Female of The Year’ from UK Country Radio, ‘Best Unsigned Female’ at the Best of British Music Awards and ‘Outstanding Artist’ at the Yorkshire Roots Awards.
Jade kicked off 2019 with a tour of Australia as part of the international Buckle and Boots Festival incentive. The tour finished with a slot on the International Stage at the famous Tamworth Country Music Festival.
Now back in the UK, and with a busy performance and writing schedule ahead, Jade releases her brand new single Stormchaser on 8th March. The single will be the first in a number of releases lined up for 2019.