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EmiSunshine, is a singer-songwriter who rose to fame through her viral YouTube videos

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NationalityAmerican
FamousSingers, Country Singers
City/StateTennessee
SiblingsJohn Letner
Known asEmilie Sunshine Hamilton
Birth PlaceMadisonville, Tennessee
GenderFemale
FatherRandall Hamilton
MotherAlisha Hamilton
Born inMadisonville, Tennessee
Famous asSinger
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Who is EmiSunshine?

Emilie Hamilton, popularly known as EmiSunshine, is a singer-songwriter who rose to fame through her viral YouTube videos. Emi was born in a musical family and started singing and composing songs at a very young age. Even as a child, she was drawn to country music that reflected the atmosphere of her hometown. She began performing publicly at churches, local gatherings, and community outings. She started her own band at the age of 9 and even released a full-length CD. Though she was already a known name locally, she became popular across the world when her flea-market performance in 2014 uploaded on YouTube went viral. The video garnered over 1 million views within a week and she had over half a million Facebook followers. Soon, she was featured in local and national media and even appeared on the Today show. Since then, Emi has started her own YouTube series, released two self-produced albums, performed at prestigious venues, and has toured across the country with her shows.

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Career

EmiSunShine came from a musical family and its musical lineage can be traced back to three generations. It was only natural that Emi was inclined towards music at a young age. She started singing early and even composed songs along with her mother when she was just four. Soon she began performing in public and formed her own band to take part in a talent contest. Emi evolved her style and performance over the years by focusing on songwriting and learning new instruments.

At the age of nine, she was leading her family band that comprised her father, brother, and uncle. She was a regular performer at local events and often picked up several compliments for her commanding talent.

Emi’s gained worldwide fame due to YouTube. When she posted her cover of Johnny Cash’s ‘Folsom Prison Blues’ on her channel, it quickly touched the 1-million-view mark and was covered by many local media channels. Soon, her cover of Jimmie Rodger’s ‘Midnight Turning Day Blue’s’, sung at a local market, also became viral and was rapidly shared across all social media channels. She was racking up followers on Facebook by the thousands. The news channels covered her as a child enigma whose clear and strong voice could be compared to that of many established musicians.

The Today show decided to air the clip in March 2014, and this proved to be a pivotal point in Emi’s music career. She later appeared in the Today show to sing her original ‘Little Weeping Willow Tree’ along with her ukulele. These performances attracted Kenny Vaughan who decided that such talents must be noticed worldwide. After this, Emi was invited to play at The Opry, a country music stage concert in Nashville, Tennessee. Emi’s first performance at The Opry received a standing ovation and captivated the audience. Since then, Emi has been a regular performer at different fests and events.

Emi’s meteoric rise to stardom is also reflected on her YouTube channel. She currently has over 27,000 subscribers with over 3 million views overall. She also successfully hosted her YouTube series, ‘Americana Corner’, which features several musicians, including Holly Williams and Tanya Tucker. The episodes were a huge hit and was even mentioned by the Rolling Stones magazine.

Emi has currently two self-released albums to her name. Her singles ‘Oh Mary, Where is Your Baby’ (2014) and ‘I Am Able’ (2015) have been huge hits. Her full-length album, released only when she 9, titled ‘Black Sunday 35’ is also immensely popular. She is currently touring across the country and has over 150 shows lined up. Apart from this, Emi has also performed at prestigious events such as Marty Stuart’s Late Night Jam at Ryman Auditorium and at the Grand Ole Opry. Emi’s skyrocketing career has been boosted with praise by stalwarts such ass Ricky Skaggs, Marty Stuart, and the Grateful Dead.

Recently, her parents announced that they are signing a deal with Red Light Management for Emi’s representation in the coming years. With as many live performances with packed audiences, Emi is guaranteed to make a name for herself in the coming years.

Personal Life

Emilie Sunshine Hamilton was born on June 8, 2004 in Madisonville, Tennessee to Alisha and Randall Hamilton. Her great-grandparents and grandparents were musicians who lived in the Appalachian Mountains. Her parents are also musicians. She has an older brother, John Letner. When she’s not touring around the country, Emi loves to draw, paint, and hula hoop. She said that she picked up hula hooping after attending various music festivals.

Trivia

Emi has confessed that she hated lullabies as an infant. Her role models include Johnny Cash, June Carter, Dolly Parton, The Dixie Chicks, and Jason Isbell.

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EmiSunshine biography timelines

  • // 8th Jun 2004
    Emilie Sunshine Hamilton was born on June 8, 2004 in Madisonville, Tennessee to Alisha and Randall Hamilton. Her great-grandparents and grandparents were musicians who lived in the Appalachian Mountains. Her parents are also musicians. She has an older brother, John Letner. When she’s not touring around the country, Emi loves to draw, paint, and hula hoop. She said that she picked up hula hooping after attending various music festivals.
  • // 2014 To 2015
    Emi has currently two self-released albums to her name. Her singles ‘Oh Mary, Where is Your Baby’ (2014) and ‘I Am Able’ (2015) have been huge hits. Her full-length album, released only when she 9, titled ‘Black Sunday 35’ is also immensely popular. She is currently touring across the country and has over 150 shows lined up. Apart from this, Emi has also performed at prestigious events such as Marty Stuart’s Late Night Jam at Ryman Auditorium and at the Grand Ole Opry. Emi’s skyrocketing career has been boosted with praise by stalwarts such ass Ricky Skaggs, Marty Stuart, and the Grateful Dead.
  • // Mar 2014
    The Today show decided to air the clip in March 2014, and this proved to be a pivotal point in Emi’s music career. She later appeared in the Today show to sing her original ‘Little Weeping Willow Tree’ along with her ukulele. These performances attracted Kenny Vaughan who decided that such talents must be noticed worldwide. After this, Emi was invited to play at The Opry, a country music stage concert in Nashville, Tennessee. Emi’s first performance at The Opry received a standing ovation and captivated the audience. Since then, Emi has been a regular performer at different fests and events.

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EmiSunshine's FAQ

  • Where is EmiSunshine's birth place?

    EmiSunshine was born in Madisonville, Tennessee

  • What is EmiSunshine nationalities?

    EmiSunshine's nationalities is American

  • Who is EmiSunshine siblings?

    EmiSunshine's siblings is John Letner

  • Who is EmiSunshine's father?

    EmiSunshine's father is Randall Hamilton

  • Who is EmiSunshine's mother?

    EmiSunshine's mother is Alisha Hamilton

  • How famous is EmiSunshine?

    EmiSunshine is famouse as Singer

  • What is EmiSunshine's facebook?

    EmiSunshine's facebook is https://www.facebook.com/emisunshinemusic/

  • What is EmiSunshine's twitter?

    EmiSunshine's twitter is https://twitter.com/theemisunshine

  • What is EmiSunshine's youtube?

    EmiSunshine's youtube is https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNlVYw8wfBmMTiZz0YFBBUQ

  • What is EmiSunshine's instagram?

    EmiSunshine's instagram is https://www.instagram.com/theemisunshine/

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